Larisa Carlson, Founder & Director
Dance Studio “Showtime – Katusha”- is children non-profit organization with Russian roots. Many of our programs are aimed to preserve the beautiful Russian heritage given to the world through performing arts: folk dance, traditional music appreciation, and ethnic costumes.
The history of Studio has been demonstrating a significant success for 19 years. Our students shine on the stages of Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, on Anaheim Arena in Convention Center: at Pierce College on International Folk Dance Festivals, at City of West Hollywood Russian Culture Festivals. Studio’s dancers been invited to participate at numerous national and international festivals, concerts, and shows every year: in “Hollywood Cup” International folk Festival; in Annual Festivals “Russian Style”, in Slavic Folk Festivals, to name just few.
Every year our organization produce own Projects: Christmas Show; European Festival “Maslenitsa”; Annual Cultural Festival “Russian Celebration”; Spring Show for children.