Located in Kiev, Ukraine, AFRO-CUBANO Dance Studio is the first studio in Ukraine which specializes in promoting and teaching ethnic Afro-Cuban dances such as dances of Orisha, Palo, Arara, and Afro-Cuban Rumba ( Guaguanсo, Yambu and Columbia). In the studio, we also teach Cuban Salsa, Cuban Son (Son Montuno and Son Tradicional) and Timba.

AFRO-CUBANO dance studio was created in November, 2007; it offers permanent classes with international instructor of ethnic and social Afro-Cuban dance, permanent Instructor of national and international dance projects and author of fitness dance system “AFROSHAPE”, painter — Mrs. Kateryna Pliushch (KEY HEDERA).


Kateryna “KEY HEDERA” Pliushch – is young, but it’s internationally known as instructor of afro-cuban dances (palo, arara, Orishas, afrorumba, cuban salsa, son cubano, timba etc). One of the stage partners of Jorge Camaguey in E. Europe.


She learned these styles of dances more than 7 years ago, in different countries and has been teaching permanently at the studio since 2007, and also master-classes and workshops in different counties of the world like Ukraine, Germany, Russia, Belorussia, Malta, Georgia, Turkey, Egypt, Latvia.

She is a certified specialist of Alexander Technique, Contemp, Jazz-modern and art therapy.  Works as a dancer, choreograph of art-performances, and as an instructor.

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