Johnny Lloyd. Pearls of Wisdom for dancers.

Some people inspire me so much. The thought of them makes me want to fly,  improve, be more curious... One of these people is Johnny Lloyd.   I met Johnny about 7 years ago. I was still living in Saint Petersburg at that time and just started dancing swing. Johnny was hired for Swing Fest, an event by Michaylo Petrov. He was a very different…


The birth of "JazzVille: Solo" - one-woman dance show

  Big News, Ladies and Gentlemen!    This July I happened to be invited as a soloist for Un Violon Sur Le Sable festival in Royan. And as a soloist I was proposed to make my own show. July 24th, 2016 I will forever officially call the First- Birth of my one-woman show "JazzVille: Solo". I am proud to say that JazzVille…


JazzVille Blog: Sarah Reich. The Infinite Rhythm

Welcome to the JazzVille Blog! As a dancer I am constantly seeking inspiration from other artists, and of late i have become excited by a brilliant personality that is, world famous tap dance extraordinaire Sarah Reich. Sarah has always been a rising star within the tap community, but of late with string of viral videos with Scott Bradley’s…


Dancing with Christian McBride Trio

Here is a story of how I my dance choreography led to performing with one of the most influential and inspiring jazz music artist Christian McBride. Bassist Christian McBride & dancer Ksenia Parkhatskaya after the performance in Kassel Theatre   The beginning of a beautiful friendship That is how I will call that day, November 7th 2014.…