Dr. Katya Denisova came  to USA from St. Petersburg, Russia where she was a member of Dance Ensemble "MOLODOST"("Youth").  Ensemble focused primarily on traditional Russian dancing. Katya is the choreographer of the most dances in Kalinka's repertoire. Katya's specialty is staging charachter dances- dance miniatures that tell engaging stories via the use of stage movement and pantomime. Katya holds a Doctorate Degree in k-12 Education and has 20+ experience working with American and international youth.