professional ballroom dancer, coach, adjudicator, and choreographer. Hayk brings enthusiasm and a vibrant energy that flows throughout his coachings.
He started dancing at the young age of 6 in his home country of Armenia. He studied ballet, jazz, and modern dance, but his focus and his passion has always been for ballroom dance. After reign as the undefeated Armenian Champion, Hayk came to Fred Astaire Wisconsin, where he flourished as a dancer. In the 10 years that he has been with the Fred Astaire family, he has received the most consecutive Top Teacher awards in the region, as well as taking the National Top Teacher in 2005.
Hayk Arshakian has taken many of his students to the top with him, becoming a Pro/Am United States Champion, and is the undefeated National Fred Astaire Professional American Rhythm Champion. After a long and successful career as an instructor and teacher, Hayk has become a requested choreographer and a respected coach. He cannot wait for his next big adventure.
- Armenia National International Latin Champion
- Represented Armenia on European Latin Championship
- Represented Armenia on The World Latin Championship
- The National Top Teacher in 2005
- Fred Astaire National Open Professional American Rhythm Champion
- Become a requested choreographer and a respected coach