FacultyOur Team

Avalon Rathgeb (UK) England

Avalon Rathgeb graduated from Bird college in 2009 after studying on a 3 year full time<br /> scholarship. Since graduating she has received two internships from the American Tap<br /> Dance Foundation 2009/11, a scholarship for the Los Angeles Tap festival 2012 and was<br /> the winner of the 2013 cutting contest at Stockholm Tap Festival. Avalon was invited to<br /> accept 1 of 25 places reserved for outstanding dancers in the 2014 Tap programme at the<br /> School at Jacob’s Pillow in Massachusetts, USA.<br /> Avalon is currently dancing as a principle dancer with Tapestry Dance Company in the<br /> USA under the direction of Acia Gray

Daniel Borak (Switzerland, Winterthur)

Miu Nakagawa (Tokyo, Japan)

Rubén Sánchez García

developes the brand RUBEN SANCHEZ DANCEWEARRuben was born in Ileida in 1978. He started dancing at the age of 6. He studied classic ballet, contemporary dance, jazz, ballroom dancing and others with the most well known teachers around the world. But it's tap what he likes most. He studied tap dancing with such Tap masters as Guillem Alonso, Jason Samuels Smith, Max Pollack, Josh Hillbermann, Dereck Grant, Ted Levi, Leela Petronio, Sharon Lavi and Barbara Duffy.

Aleksandr Ostanin

Ukraine Tap Dance ChampionBegan tapdancing at the age of 10. During his career he became a World Champion for 4 times( 2 times in Solo, once in Duo and once in Small group). Aleksandr also became a winner of ``So you think you can dance`` ( Ukraine 1st season). He was dancing in such shows as ``Tap reloaded``,``Wings of Rigolo``, ``Tap United``. He also runs a Dance Studio in the city of Odessa. Besides his dancing career he is a founder and director of Odessa Tap Festival.