Blackpool 2003 – Eugene and Maria

Eugene & Maria at 2003 Blackpool

Let’s take a look back at one of the many great moments in Eugene Katsevman and Maria Manusova’s career, their unforgettable Blackpool in 2003. The performance they gave electrified the audience! Cheers of  “USA” echoed through the hall whenever they took the floor. The Winter Garden’s audience was brought to their feet when they took 2nd place at 2003 Blackpool Amateur Latin event.

Denys Drozdyuk and Antonina Skobina at Tuesday Practice

Denys Drozdyuk and Antonina Skobina

Here is a glimpse of the passion for dance that make Denys and Antonina a great couple. They are United States National Amateur Latin Champions and became the first American couple to win the Blackpool Amateur Rising Stars Latin Championship. Denys and Antonina are one of the most dedicated, artistic, and musical couples in the country. We are grateful to have them as …

Congratulations to all the BDSC Competitors at the 2013 Manhattan DanceSport Championships


The Manhattan DanceSport Championships is an annual competition held on the 4th of July weekend at the Brooklyn Bridge Marriot in Brooklyn, NY and is organized by Gary and Diana McDonald.

Congratulations to Marat Gimaev and Alina Basyuk for Placing Second in the Professional Standard at the 2013 Millennium DanceSport Championships in Tampa, Florida


Fresh off their great result and dancing at the 2013 Blackpool Dance Festival a month ago, Marat and Alina placed a very impressive 2nd in the Professional Standard Championships at the 2013 Millennium DanceSport Championships, finishing only behind 2012 US National Professional Standard Vice-Champions, Victor Fung and Anastasia Muravyeva.  This is one of the last competitions of their very successful season …

Rufus Dustin to Lead a Latin Seminar at Brooklyn DanceSport Club on Tuesday, July 2nd at 7 PM

Brooklyn DanceSport Club is proud to present former US Latin and Ten-Dance Champion, Rufus Dustin, leading a Latin Seminar on Tuesday, July 2nd at 7 PM. Rufus Dustin is a two-Time World Ballroom Dance Congress Guest Lecturer in Blackpool, England and a world class coach and adjudicator from the United States. His seminar will feature advanced technique and cutting-edge theory.

Congratulations to the BYU Dance Formation Team for Winning the Latin Formation Championship at the 2013 Blackpool Dance Festival

Brooklyn DanceSport Club’s  Eugene Katsevman and Maria Manusova, along with Michael Chapman and Lee and Linda Wakefield choreographed this champion-winning routine for the BYU Dance Formation Team that separated them from the rest of the competition and helped them bring back the gold for the USA.  An absolutely fantastic job!  We thank the BYU Dance Formation team for their dedication …