From its beginner to advanced customized programs, Fred Astaire Dance Studios sets the standard of excellence for American and International Dancing. Co-founded in 1947 by dancing legend Fred Astaire, the studio has implemented a practical, interrelated dance curriculum that represents the fundamental principles of good dancing as developed by the star. The studio offers all kinds of dance instruction to all ages and abilities, from Ballroom and Salsa dancing to Wedding Dance Lessons and Social dancing.
Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Coral Gables offers private instructions, group instructions and practice lessons. The studio also offers a wonderful venue for everyone to share the experience of dancing with their colleagues and friends at a party and studio setting.
Vera and Vladimir, both from Russia, met in 2001 in Rochester, New York, where they began to professionally compete. Their dance partnership eventually turned to love and then marriage in 2007. In 2011 they moved to Miami, Florida and fulfilled their dream of opening their own Fred Astaire Dance Studio. Together, they compete and teach all over the United States and Canada. Through their hard work and constant training they have accumulated numerous Top Teacher awards from the Fred Astaire Organization, and have earned many prestigious titles for their competitive career. Vera and Vladimir have been included in many finals; however, their biggest achievements included the titles of: 2 Time World Master Champions, United States National Nine Dance Finalists, and Two-Time National Fred Astaire Champions. Vladimir has also won various Pro/Am Titles with his students, including both National and World Championships.