Julija Slavikas


First introduced to the world of swing in Baltimore and Washington, DC during 2005, Jul moved to New York City and joined the Hop Swing school in 2007. She has been studying dance and partner aerials under Yuval Hod ever since. With teaching in her blood, she naturally graduated to traveling with Yuval around the world, instructing students with his unique techniques and knowledge of body movement.

In addition to teaching, Jul enjoys performing— with experience in corporate events, weddings, commercials, films and theater. Currently residing in Miami, Florida, she helped spearhead the transition of Hop Swing to All Swing Productions, which opened it’s Miami doors in 2013.

Just in 2015, Jul has appeared in a Johnnie Walker commercial, performed with the Jive Aces in a six week east-coast USA tour, and starred in a short-film with a dance theme.

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