Aleksandra Hilss

Ballroom Instructor

Aleksandra Kurashko began dancing in Russia, during her first year of college.  After moving to the U.S., she continued dancing at local Austin studios.


Sasha has studied with the World Latin and Standard Champions and regularly travels to Russia to continue her studies and practice with her first coaches.


In 2012 Sasha began competing Pro Am Open Gold Standard Division with International Standard & Latin Champion Denis Generalov.  In 2014 she launched her Ballroom & Latin program for kids.  2015  become a very successful year for Kurashko’s dancing career.  She became a Finalist in the World Latin Championship  Pro-Am A Division.  Sasha is currently focusing on dancing and perfecting her Latin-American program.



"I love this place!!! Dance Institute provides my son a second home where the instructors have shown a real interest in developing his skills and nurturing his love of dance. Professional staff, polite kids and great parents too!!!!" - Esther S.

"The best studio in Austin if you want to become an amazing dancer! Top notch instructors, facility, and opportunity to train with some of the world's top talent brought in from all over the world!"         - Casie S.

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Front Desk Hours:

Monday  1:00-6:00

Tuesday 1:00-6:00

Wednesday 1:00-6:00

Thursday 1:00-6:00

Friday 12:00-4:00

Saturday CLOSED


"I'm really proud of all she's done at DI.  It's really helped her become a more confident and skilled dancer.  I was really amazed by all the kids at the show.  All their hard work really showed.  You all do amazing things with the kids and it's really appreciated." - Sue B.

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