Lia Burdea

Lia D.

New York, NY

Lesson Details



Lia delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
September 2005

Lia is a dance instructor of ballroom dance, Latin, and Argentine Tango for over 9 years. Lia was the top instructor for 4 years at Arthur Murray dance studio,where she gained professional dance training in ballroom dance, and received certifications in Bronze,Silver and Gold level. She began her study of Ballroom dance, since a young age with some of the best dance instructors from her country at the dance studio Codreanca. Also,she participated in many international dance competitions,where she was awarded. Lia enjoys to teach dance and her students have been taking over the dance floor and enjoy the rhythm of the music by dancing at any event of their social life.

She specializes in creating a mesmerizing first dance - Fast, Fun and Easy! Your wedding dance should be put in the hands of a professional dance instructor.
Lia believes that by taking dance lessons you will be able to enjoy your social life by attending more parties, relieve stress, making a special person happy, and increase self-confidence.Lia encourages everybody to take dance classes for extra benefits you may explore in your social and personal life!!

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Dance instructor
Aug 2009 - Sep 2013
Arthur Murray Dance Studio

Lia was the top instructor for four years at Arthur Murray dance studio in Manhattan

Dance instructor
Jul 2010 - Sep 2011
University of Delaware carpenter sports building

Teaching Dance class, Zumba class, salsa Dance.


Master of Science – Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Sep 2008 - Jun 2010
State Pedagogical University
Bachelor of Science – Psychology
Sep 2004 - May 2008
State Pedagogical University Chisinau, Moldova


Romanian ; Russian ; English;
Fluent / Native Proficiency


Certified Bronze,Silver, and Gold instructor
Mar 2012
Arthur Murray dance studio


Top teacher of 2012, 2013 in New York NY.
May 2012
Arthur Murray dance studio


USA Dance
Aug 2013

USA Dance Inc is the National Governing Body for DanceSport in the United States and with 174 chapters throughout the country is also the representative organization for all social and recreational ballroom and Latin dancers in America, ranging from pre-schoolers to seniors. - See more at:

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Photos & Videos

Lia specializes in creating a mesmerizing Choreography for wedding dance!First dance is the dance where couple show their love through dance
Professional Show!!


Group dance class!!

Choreography for wedding dance!!

At the Competition with my students!!

Photo by Lia D.

was such a pleasure to work with this couple who are totally expressing their Love through dance!!!!!

Fun dance group class with the top instructor Lia!! come and dance Salsa & Rumba!!!
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4 Reviews

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rhona May 10, 2016
Salsa Dancing · In studio

Lia is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and very tuned in to her student's goals and the way that works best for teaching methods. She is delightful, makes the lesson fun and really works closely with the student for maximum benefit. I highly recommend Lia.

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Rhona H. Mar 25, 2016
Swing Dance · In studio

Lia is a great teacher. She covered swing and salsa with me. She is very patient and makes class fun

Marius Nov 5, 2015
Ballroom Dance · In studio

Congratulations dear Lia! Your dream come true. You are the best so i wish you the best! from an old friend, from Romania

J L. Jun 23, 2015
Ballroom Dance · In studio

Lia is an exceptional dancer and instructor. Her enthusiasm is contagious and makes learning to dance lots of fun. Moments into your first lesson, you will feel a beautiful new dimension to music and start to move with surprising and delightful grace. You will not want to stop.

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