Teachers

Anastasiia Gavryliuk

Scottish Country Dance (SCD)

Certificated by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS) – the 2nd in the history and currently the only one SCD teacher in Ukraine with the RSCDS Teaching Certificate.

Member of the RSCDS International Branch since 2008, affiliated group Secretary (since 2010).

Has been dancing Celtic (Scottish and Irish) dances since 2006, teaching since 2008.

Participant of international master-classes, dancing weekends and balls on SCD in Kyiv (as co-organiser), Lviv, Moscow, St. Petersberg since 2006, RSCDS Summer School (St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland) in 2009 (Very Advanced class), 2012 (Units 2&3 classes) and 2014 (Unit 5 class). 

Also, participated and co-organised the 1st Kyiv international master-class on Highland Dance & National Dance (HD & ND) (2009); attended the 1st CIS master-class on HD of Rhona Lawrence (SOBHD) in Moscow (July 2011), where she passes exams on HD (Highland Fling, Sword Dance) and ND (Scottish Lilt).

 

Lada Solontsova

Highland Dance (HD), National Dance (ND)

Has been dancing Celtic (Scottish and Irish) dances since 2006, teaching since 2015.

Participant of international master-classes, dancing weekends and balls on SCD in Kyiv (as co-organiser), Lviv, Moscow, St. Petersberg since 2006, RSCDS Summer School (St Andrews, Fife, Scotland) in 2009 (Very Advanced class), where she attended additional Highland classes of Fred DeMarse

Participant of the 1st Kyiv international master-class on HD & ND (2009).

Member of the RSCDS International Branch since 2008.

 

Viktor Bidnyi

Irish Dance (ID)

World Irish dance Champion in Solo step dance & in "Show" category (with "Narnia" dancing school) in 2012, 1st place in category "Ceili" (with "Narnia" dancing school) in 2013 (under WIDA)

In 2014, became TCRG - fully cerfiticated teacher of Irish Solo step dance (WIDA)

Higher education - Kiev University of Culture and Arts (specialty "Choreographer, ballet master"); The National Academy of Culture and Arts ("Director").

Head of show-ballet "Narnia" , actor of a stuntmen theater.

 

 

Natalia Samruk

Irish Dance (ID), Irish Fitness (IF)

Has been dancing Celtic (Scottish and Irish) dances since 2009, teaching since 2012.

Participant and prize-winner of Feiseanna of WIDA (international dancing competitions) since 2010.

In 2011, attended the course of the "Academy of Fitness" (Kyiv) titled "Skills of Instructor of Group Programs" and "Dance Aerobics Instructor”.

Started the Irish Fitness course in "Lugnasad" aerobics with elements of Irish dancing. Currently assists in teaching Irish Dance.

Member of the RSCDS International Branch since 2010.