Gwendolyn Kolesnikov is the founder of Black Cat Ballroom, where she teaches social and competition partnership dancing. She brings 20+ years of dance experience along with her warm heart to ignite people with her passion for dancing. Gwendolyn teaches private and group dance courses, choreographs events and performances, and produces special dance events.


 Gwendolyn teaches Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba, Salsa, East Coast Swing, West Coast Swing, Night Club Two Step, Hustle, and others. She choreographs performance, competition, theatre, film, wedding events, and special  events dances. In addition to dance, choreography, theatre, and film, Gwendolyn teaches low impact Zumba classes focused on dance movement.