About Us and Who We Are!

About Us and Who We Are

Welcome to the top rated dance studio in Arizona, Imperial Ballroom Dance Company Scottsdale Arizona.
One of the premier ballroom dance studios in North America, much less Arizona! Most of all we have a reputation for being exceptional. We are nestled in the heart of Scottsdale, a hidden gem called Imperial Ballroom Dance Company/Dance Studio.

It’s not just because of our gorgeous floating floor, the largest one in Arizona. Nor is it because of the numerous classes and private dance lessons offerings available to every level of student. In addition to our central, accessible location. The reason Imperial Ballroom is a rare and precious gem is because of the people at our core.

World-ranked Professional Ballroom couple Inna Berlizyeva and Artem Plakhotnyi, former Ukrainian National Champions! They have relocated to the United States; bringing extraordinary experience and expertise to the dance floor and bringing their beloved studio into the heart of Scottsdale. These two, along with the other world-ranked professionally qualified instructors, are the core of Imperial’s success.

These amazing instructors: Egor Abashkin, Oleksii Lytvyn, Rose Dimov, Donovan Dominguez and Roland Kyle! Along with their personalized and also individual approach to each and every student, are what separate us from the rest. Imperial Ballroom is the only studio in Arizona that provides a tailored program for their students. This system of personalized instruction factors different aspects in, such as age, experience, dance goals, physical condition, time commitment, learning abilities and so on. Tell us what you’re looking for! Our professional dance instructors will create your personalized dance program, while helping you achieve your dance goals and exceeding every one of your expectations along the way.

We set standards of excellence by offering specialized dancing programs which easily cover everyone’s needs. Our dance studio is the only dance studio in Arizona which covers all genres of dancing few of which are :

  • Ballroom Dance Lessons

  • Salsa Dance Lessons

  • Children Dance Lessons

  • Latin Dance Lessons

  • Wedding Dance Lessons

  • Tango Dance Lessons

  • Social Dancing Lessons

  • American Ballroom Dance Lessons

  • Competitive Dance Lessons

  • Country Western Dance Lessons


The passion we have for sharing dance is evident in the classes we offer.  For instance, Imperial Ballroom is the only studio to offer classes for children. If you happen to stop in on a Wednesday afternoon, it’s likely you will run into an energetic and laughter-filled group of 5-year-olds practicing their Cha-Cha steps. Thanks to the studio’s new Teddy Bear Children’s Classes, the art of ballroom dance is brought to young ones ages 4-12.

Our Advanced International Ballroom and International Latin classes on Tuesday nights are the most popular in all of Phoenix. And Social Classes on Thursday for American Smooth and American Rhythm is worth of attending! Upwards of forty people regularly attend and have the ballroom bursting at the seams.  Engaging, encouraging, and challenging our Advanced and Social classes are delivered with an unmatched level of instruction.

Therefore once a year, we really show off!  Our Masquerade Holiday Showcase is phenomenal.  Hosted in the ballroom itself or at beautiful resorts, festively bedecked for the season! Audience members are treated to dancing from top Imperial students as well as a professional show.  It is an event not to be missed and continues to grow each year.

Imperial Ballroom Dance Center has much to offer to anyone and everyone interested in learning how to dance, be they taking their first step, couples who want to create a wedding dance, competitive students, social dancers also amateur couples, or even kids.  But more so than any step, location, space, or floor, there is one thing only we can offer.  Don’t miss out on the opportunity to become part of the wonderful world of ballroom dance. Let yourself learn to dance to the rhythm of your heart… and take this remarkable experience with you for the rest of your life. Join the family at Imperial Ballroom Dance Company/Dance Studio!

#1 Dance Studio Arizona. Call 480-201-5726 to inquire about Ballroom Dance Lessons, Salsa Dance Lessons, Tango Dance Lessons, Wedding Dance Lessons, Childrens Dance Lessons, Social Dancing Lessons, Competitive Dance Lessons and American Ballroom Dance Lessons.


The Imperial Ballroom Dance Studio
7111 E. Tierra Buenna ln #100