2010 he turned 80-years old
Gregory Chapkis is Greg Chapkis' father. He is the most famous,
most highly celebrated dancer in the Ukraine. He danced for 27
years in professional Ukrainian National Ensemble. He's performed
around the world representing the Ukraine. Even today, his
unique and amazing dance style is recognized and remains unachievable by
other, much younger dancers. At the age of 50 he changed his style
of dance from folk dance to International Ballroom. Today he is a
judge of the European
with the Stars.
Lilia Chapkis is
Greg Chapkis' half-sister. In Kiev she was a Prima Ballerina in
the Opera. She currently resides near Florence in Arezzo, where she has opened a
Dance Complex. There she is the owner and director of Chapkis
Come visit her here.