School of Classical Ballet, located in Verona, NJ, was founded in 1997 by Alissa Kossov to develop and train children and adult dancers in ballet, jazz, contemporary broadway and ballroom dance.
Alissa Kossov: Artistic Director and Choreographer Alissa Kossov: Artistic Director and Choreographer

Alissa Kossov: Artistic Director and Choreographer Alissa Kossov was born and raised in Russia. From a very early age she has been involved with the world of professional ballet. She graduated from Vaganova Academy in St. Petersburg, where Alissa received some of the best training that the Russian ballet school has to offer.

Albina Ghazaryan: Ballet Teacher Albina Ghazaryan: Ballet Teacher

Albina Ghazaryan trained at the Armenian National Ballet School and joined the Armenian National Ballet as a soloist in 2004. In 2011, she joined the Israel Ballet company as a principal dancer. Albina is a laureate of the Grigorovich International Ballet competition in 2010. She has extensive classical ballet repertoire including Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Nutcracker, Carmen, and Spartacus, to name a few.

Galina Shapovalova: Character Master Classes Galina Shapovalova: Character Master Classes

Galina Shapovalova graduated from Moscow Academy of Ballet. She was a leading soloist for 18 years with Russian Dance Company of Moscow. Ms. Shapovalova also graduated from The National Ballet School of Canada Teachers Program. She has a solid background teaching in Russia, North America and Canada.

For the past eight years Galina has been a respected ballet teacher at Bayview School of Ballet, in Toronto, Canada.

Alexei Kossov: Ballroom Teacher Alexei Kossov: Ballroom Teacher

Born in Vladivostok, Russia. He's got his education in Moscow (nuclear physics). Currently working as programmer in New York City, NY (computers and dancing were always and still are important parts of his life). He likes "So You Think You Can Dance" and "Dancing with the Stars", enjoys good music and good company.

Alexei had long and successful carrier as professional dancer, choreographer, teacher, adjudicator and coach.