Oleg Astakhov

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Native name Oleg Astakhov
Born 17 May 1982 (1982-05-17) (age 41)
Lutsk, Ukraine
Residence Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Education John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin - KUL
Years active 2022- present
Known for Professional ballroom dancer
Home town Los Angeles, California

Oleg Astakhov is an award winning professional Ballroom dancer with residency in Los Angeles, California. Oleg Astakhov became famous after his dance video tutorials got viral on internet.

About Oleg Astakhov

Oleg Astakhov is a Professional Ballroom Dancer, Choreographer, Instructor, Influencer and serial Entrepreneur. He is an expert in teaching basic to advanced level techniques of Latin American dances. Oleg Astakhov is the winner and finalist of major US Professional Dance Competitions.

Personal Life

Oleg Astakhov was born on April 17, 1982 in Los Angeles, California. His Mother Svetlana Astakhov (hotel administrator) and father Victor Astakhov (military). Oleg has a year older sister Nataliya Abolafty. As a teenager Oleg Astakhov became a very successful ballroom dancer & competitor. Winning multiple Ukrainian National Titles in junior and youth division in Latin American program.


At age 16 Oleg Astakhov graduated from High School #9 in Lutsk, Ukraine and moved to Warsaw, Poland to study at the SGGW University. Later in year 2000 Oleg has moved to Lublin, Poland to continue his study in KUL (John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin - KUL).

Master Degree Management & Marketing

In 2005 Oleg Astakhov has graduated from John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin - KUL with Master Degree in Management & Marketing.

Master Degree Psychology

In 2005 Oleg Astakhov has graduated from John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin - KUL with Master Degree in Psychology.


Oleg Astakhov has an experience of over 12 years teaching and training people through online videos and studio classes. He specializes in teaching adults and helping people prepare for dance reality shows and competitions. Astakhov teaches dance workouts, exercises, drills and professional dance classes. During his career, he has also worked and appeared as a choreographer on TV shows and movies. Oleg Astakhov is the founder and creator of an android and iPhone app “Dance With Oleg” where he teaches through videos courses and programs to online learners. He is also the founder and owner of dance studios including the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Arcadia, Beverly Hills Dance Studio, Vibe dance studio in Los Angeles.

Big Brother - Bar 4 finalistPolsat TV Channel Poland

In 28 February 2004 became participant in the most famous Reality TV show in Poland - Bar 4 (polish version of Big Brother). Oleg Astakhov was the only not Polish native participant and became one of the most popular participants in history of the show. Article.

Ballroom Dancing LA founder

In 2007 Oleg Astakhov has opened his first dance school - Ballroom Dancing LA in Alhambra, California. Through out this time Oleg became one of the most demanded Ballroom dance teacher in industry. BallroomDancingLA.com

You Tube Channel Oleg Astakhov

In 2017 Oleg Astakhov started his YouTube Channel "Oleg Astakhov" which got awarded with YouTube silver Button Award watch here - and has now more then 320k subscribers & total over 145 million views.

DanceWithOleg.com founder

In 2021 Oleg Astakhov has launched world's first monthly subscription based Ballroom & Latin dancing educational platform DanceWithOleg.com .

"Dance With Oleg" APP founder

In 2022 Oleg has launched world's first monthly subscription Ballroom & Latin dancing educational app "Dance With Oleg" - APP

Awards and recognition

US National Professional Rising Star Latin Vice Champion US Open Professional Rising Star bronze medalist Millennium Dance Sport Championship Professional Rising Star Champion Open Professional finalist, Embassy Ball Professional Rising Star Latin champion California Open Professional Championships bronze medalist Emerald Ball Professional Rising Star Champion

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