About Us

Mission Statement

BDNJ is committed to provide highest quality Ballroom Dance services that will combine Body, Mind and Music to promote the physical and spiritual health for people of all ages.

Benefits of Dance

Our goal is to provide Ballroom Dance services to your community that will help anyone to achieve the following benefits:

- Improve Physical and Mental health

- Engage to Fun and Sporty activity

- Enhance Social and Communication skills

- Creating interaction with family and friends in more relaxed atmospheres


The Teachers of Ballroom Dance of NJ

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Sergei and Olga

Since their arrival in the United States more than twelve years ago, Sergei and Olga Bezrodnov have made a name for themselves in the upper echelons of Dancesport in this country. They have gone from being newcomers on the scene here (although they were champions in their region in Russia) to being regular finalists in both the Rising Star Professional Standard and the Open Professional Standard competitions where the best dancers from all over the U.S. vie for top honors.

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Over the course of these years, they have won the coveted first place award in half-a-dozen championships, including The Constitution State Challenge, The First Coast Dancesport Championship, The Empire State Ballroom Championship,

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The Tri-State Challenge, The Montreal Dancesport Rising Star Standard Championship, and The Atlanta Open DanceSport Rising Star Championship.

They are several times finalists in the most prestigious and hotly-contested competitions in this country, including the United States National Rising Star Professional Standard Dancesport Championships in Miami, Florida. They have been singled out for particular praise by a number of judges writing in various Dancesport publications such as Dance Beat, where they were described as a couple with unlimited potential and an unusual understanding of the dance.



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Ballroom Dance of NJ is very happy to introduce & present our newest professional teachers – please welcome – Artem Zhychuk and Klaudia Petriti:

Originally from Albania, Klaudia began her dance training in Florida.

Artem from Ukraine, began his training in Spain.

Both moved to New York City to train in the Latin American Style of dancing with world-renowned dancers and teachers, Allan Tornsberg and Vibeke Toft.

Artem and Klaudia began their partnership a year ago and have since accomplished some FullSizeRender 1 246x300 About Usextraordinary things, including becoming the U.S. National Under 21 Latin Champions.

Both Artem and Klaudia are excited to pursue their dance careers in one of the greatest cities in the world and look forward to inspiring and sharing their knowledge with their students at Ballroom Dance of NJ!

They believe anything is possible through hard work, dedication, and passion!

Other achievements include:

- US National Amateur Semi Finalists (7th in US)

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- Empire Dance Championship Under 21 Latin Champions

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- Tri-State Amateur Latin Bronze Medalists

- Millennium Dancesport Amateur Latin Finalist

- Miami Vibe Amateur Latin Finalists

- Empire State Dance Sport Championships 2017 Amateur Latin Finalists

Watch VIDEOS of Artem & Klaudia CHA-CHA-CHA & RUMBA




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Lia is a dance instructor of ballroom dance, Latin, and Argentine Tango for over 10 years. She was the top instructor for 3 years at Arthur Murray dance studio, where she gained professional dance training in ballroom dance, and received certifications in Bronze, Silver and Gold level.

She began her study of Ballroom dance, since a young age with some of the best dance instructors from her country at the dance studio Codreanca.

Also, she participated in many national and international dance competitions, where she photo 3 300x300 About Uswas awarded.

Lia enjoys to teach dance and her students have been taking over the dance floor and enjoy the rhythm of the music by dancing at any event of their social life.

She is very happy to be a part of Ballroom Dance of NJ and help with private instruction of Ballroom Dancing! Lia specializes in teaching beginners, intermediate and advance students.

Her knowledge of providing personalized dance instruction and choreography for your special occasions, style and abilities is approached with training and education.

UNADJUSTEDNONRAW thumb 5014 225x300 About UsShe specializes in creating a mesmerizing choreographies for any occasions, in specially for the first dance – Fast, Fun and Easy! Your wedding dance should be put in the hands of a professional dance instructor.

She continues to grow as a dancer and teacher by taking professional ballroom dance lessons from most popular dance coaches in the World.

Lia believes that by taking dance lessons you will be able to enjoy your social life byphoto 1 1 300x300 About Us attending more parties, relieve stress, making a special person happy, and increase self-confidence.

Lia encourages everybody to take dance classes for extra benefits you may explore in your social and personal life!!!

We hope that you will enjoy taking classes with Lia, we are very happy that she is now part of the BDNJ family!