Elena Veselovskaya

Elena is a choreographer, teacher, tap-dancer
Co-head of the tap dance school "Hoofing & Broadway" in Moscow. Step-up teacher at the actor's department of MSI, and teacher of tap dance in the Children's Art center "Art-Cocktail". Elena has been tap dancing for about 25 years, and teaching for more than 15 years.
She began to dance in the choreographic group “Sun” (folk-characteristic dance, choreography). She began her studies at the RSHAS (Russian School of the American tap dance) in 1994, while at the same time attending classes in jazz, choreography, club dancing, vocal and acting.  Now she continues to practice vocals and learns to playing drums. From 2008 to 2011 she was a student at the MKIM (Moscow College of Improvisational Music), the faculty of jazz vocal and improvisation. Constantly improves skills and regularly involves as a judge at festivals and tap championships. Elena has diplomas  for contribution to the development of tap dance in Russia. She constantly attends master classes for tap dancers, in particular: Derick Grant, Jason Samuels-Smith, Jason Janas, Michele Dorrance, Dormeshia Sumbry Edwards, Maud Arnold, Sarah Reich, Max Pollak, Sam Weber, Joseph Wiggan, and many others.
  • Laureate of the I degrees of  Tap parade 2018 in the nomination “Small group”
  • Champion of Russia Championship in 2010 in the nomination "Small group" (numbering) 
  • Silver medalist at the Spartak Cup of tap dance in the nomination "Small group"
    Champion of Russia in 2002 on tap Championshipin the nomination: "Duet" 
  • 2002 Russian Cup. In nomination: “Small group” 
  • Participant of the tap Festival in Berlin in 2002 
  • Laureate of the first festival of tap dance in Russia  in the city of Krasnoarmeisk in 2001
  • Participant of the World Tap Championship in Germany (Riza) in 1998
  • Winner of the competition of the best choreographic groups in Russia.
She is the choreographer of tap-numbers for cinema, TV projects, show-ballets of singers. Elena works with artists, musicals, actors, preparing for admission to theater universities. She is acting in TV shows and projects, working as a backup for taping a movie, performing with various bands and solo. She teaches children and adults. Particular attention is paid to the basics of step, technique, rhythm. conducting master classes in Russia and abroad.
She has a higher psychological education. At the moment she is studying in the direction of dance psychotherapy.