Dancer-choreographer Katya Virshilas at Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, in September 2021. 
Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Dancer-choreographer Katya Virshilas at Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, in September 2021. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
XXIV 2021

How Hollywood dancer Katya Virshilas is teaching ballroom to new generations – after appearing in Shall We Dance with Jennifer Lopez, she moved to Hong Kong and opened her own studio …

  • Former star of reality series Strictly Come Dancing, Virshilas has worked with Antonio Banderas and Richard Gere, and appeared in TV shows like Smallville and Supernatural
  • Becoming Canada’s national ballroom champion at age 16, she married fellow dancer Klaus Kongsdal, with whom she opened Ballroom Bees – and keeps time with her Rolex Oyster Perpetual

Topic |   XXIV 2021
Dancer-choreographer Katya Virshilas at Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, in September 2021. 
Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Dancer-choreographer Katya Virshilas at Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, in September 2021. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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