Ksenia Parkhatskaya is one of the most interesting and versatile of contemporary artists in the field of jazz and swing dance. Trained in ballroom dance since the age of 6, modern jazz and theatre since 2006. Currently, her specialization is solo jazz dance styles: Ragtime, Charleston, Swing, Jazz Roots, Bebop. Over the last years Ksenia has been studying African dance styles and House. Play, musicianship, versatility and individual voice are the core ideas of her work. Ksenia has appeared as soloist with a number of big bands, to name a few Christian McBride Trio (US), Barcelona Jazz Orchestra (Sp), Paul Dunlea Big Band (Irl) and Georgyi Garanyan Big Band (Rus).
She has created choreographic works for TV and film such as So You Think You Can Dance’15 (Rus), So You Think You can Dance’15 (Ukr), Ukraine’s Got Talent’13 (Ukraine), Harbinez (Rus).). She is also much in demand at many classical music festivals. Ksenia performed with the Paris Opera orchestra in Royan,France, and she has appeared at the Festival O/Modernt in Stockholm, Sweden. Currently, Parkhatskaya is touring the world giving workshops, performing her solo work; runs her online dance school “Secrets of Solo” and tours with her new production- theatre dance piece “Radio Hermitage”, one woman show with live jazz quintet.
Ksenia’s “Secrets of Solo” https://kseniaparkhatskaya.com/online-courses/ online classes, solo jazz community, personal feedback from Ksenia.
“Radio Hermitage” theatre piece https://www.radiohermitage.com/