Director - Children's Performing Dance Studio Showtime Katusha



10176Studio director - Larisa Carlson is a highly qualified and experienced professional dance and gymnastics instructor, founder and chief choreographer of a dance studio. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Very organized, hard-working, creative, and artistic with children, great power of analysis, friendly, cooperative, with a good sense of humor. Graduate of Choreography School at Opera Theater. Master of sports in Artistic Gymnastics of Russia. Manager and dance instructor at College and House of Dance School. Completed two-year course of tap dance and flamenco at Los Angeles City College. Devoted motivation in working with children and teenagers in the general area of physical education, ballet, folk dance, tap, flamenco, choreography of performances, related dance costume design, and musical gymnastics.

Multilingual: English, Russian, Ukranian.


Teacher of musical gymnastic floor exercises and selected apparatus gymnastics at the Russian SOKOL Association in Los Angeles, Inc., preparing children (ages 5-16) for spectacular shows and competitions.


Director and choreographer at Dance Studio Showtime Katusha, established in Hollywood.


Vice president of the Russian SOKOL Association in Los Angeles, Inc.


New dance classes opened in Northridge, CA.


2010 - present

2010 - present

Gymnastics instructor (ages 3-14) at Northridge Athletic Club.

New classes open in San Fernando Valley  at Hollywood Academy of Dance & Gymnastics( Van Nuys,CA)

Dance classes open in Tarzana - San Fernando Valley.