Maks Chmerkovskiy

Maks Chmerkovskiy

Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Latin Ballroom dance champion, choreographer, Broadway star and actor. Maks first appeared on Dancing with the Stars on the second season as a professional dancer. Maks was on the series for 14 seasons and won the Mirrorball Trophy in 2014 with Olympic ice dancer, Meryl Davis. He left the series after the win but has returned to act as a guest judge and from season 23, much to the fans delight, returned to the dance floor. Known for being passionate, opinionated and vocal, he is regarded as one of the most successful, loved and well-known cast members from DWTS.

Maks Chmerkovskiy
  • Maks Chmerkovskiy Bio

    Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Latin Ballroom dance champion, choreographer, Broadway star and actor. Maks first appeared on Dancing with the Stars on the second season as a professional dancer. Maks was on the series for 14 seasons and won the Mirrorball Trophy in 2014 with Olympic ice dancer, Meryl D...

  • Maks & Jenna - "Manouche Blues" - Swing - Level 2

    Highly requested and finally here! The pairing you've all been waiting for....Maks & Jenna! Maksimum Joy guaranteed as they teach you this fun Swing routine! Beginner - Level 2

  • Maks & Kateryna - "Cha Cha Cha" - Cha Cha Basics Level 1

    This Cha Cha routine is easy as A,B,C! Join Maks and Katya for a fun and basic routine that integrates fundamentals Cha Cha moves. No partner necessary! Beginner - Level 1

  • "Quarantine Speakeasy" - Dance Show

    Maks and Val bring you a show and a quick taste of what’s to come when you enter the world of Dance & Co. "Quarantine Speakeasy" is classic charm delivered in a fresh new way. Step inside the club where there are no masks and very little distance is kept. Just dance, passion, and a good ol’ time...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Chassé" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Maks & Kateryna - "Espana Cani" - Paso Doble Level 1

    Practice the fundamentals of the Paso Doble to the quintessential Paso soundtrack "Espana Cani". This dance is all about power, passion, and precision! OLE! Beginner - Level 1

  • Maks & Katya - "Beg, Borrow or Steal" - Jive Basics - Level 1

    This Jive basics class can we be done with our without a partner. Maks & Katya will get you jumping and jiving in no time! No experience needed to start grooving! Level 1 - Beginner

  • Maks & Katya - "Elevador" - Samba - Level 1

    Our dynamic duo, Maks and Katya are back to bring you a FUNdamental samba routine. No partner or experience necessary to groove to this tune, just make some space, turn up the sound and have fun! Beginner - Level 1

  • Maks & Katya - "Vivir La Vida" - Samba - Level 2

    Maks & Katya have prepared an exciting and fun routine for you! This Samba class is perfect for those who have practiced the basics and want to add on to the fundamentals. An upbeat routine to get you moving and grooving! 
    Beginner to Intermediate - Level 2

  • Maks & Katya - Perfecting the "Cha Cha Cha" - Level 2

    The perfect fundamental Cha Cha routine for jumping from Level 1 to Level 2! Maks and Katya break down some basic patterns & technique to show ways to dance with or without a partner! Beginner Level 1-2

  • Maks & Kiki - "Attitude" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    A super fun & easy Samba basic routine that will solidify your fundamentals while sharpening your technical skills, all with a big smile! 
    Beginner - Level 2

  • Maks & Kiki - "Un Traguito" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    This is the feel good class you've been waiting for.🙌 Maks & Kiki are here to vibe with you, this fun groove is a blend of a few dance styles, so as long as you feel good doing it, you're doing it right. Shake your worries and stress away! Beginner - Level 2

  • Maks & Niels - 20 Min Core Crusher

    Join Maks & Niels for a quick 20 minute targeted workout to get your abs going! This class can be done by anyone, Maks & Niels kept it beginner friendly. You can pair it with our longer workouts or yoga classes or even a dance class. Level 1

  • Maks & Niels - 20 minute Full Body Warm Up

    A full body warm up that you can do on it's own or pair with any other class. Take 20 minute to wake up your body before you start your day, workout, or dance class! All Levels

  • Maks & Niels - 30 Min Legs & Booty Burn

    Join Maks & Niels for a 30 minute targeted workout to get your legs and glutes going! This class can be done by anyone, Maks & Niels kept it beginner friendly. Level 1

  • Maks & Niels - FUNdamental Fitness

    Maks and Niels put the FUN in FUNdamental Fitness. This low-intensity upper and lower body fitness class focuses on range of motion and activating/working specific muscle groups one at a time. This is a great class to take to prevent any injuries by strengthening core muscle groups. 
    Beginner - A...

  • Maks & Peta - Fundamental Fitness for Beginners

    This class is perfect for anyone who is just starting with their fitness journey, is getting back into it after a break, or just wants to do a low intensity workout. All levels

  • Maks & Peta - Rumba Basics Combo - Level 1

    Maks and Peta show a basic International Rumba routine. Designed to do solo, but can also be done with a partner. Learn basic Rumba patterns, New Yorkers, spot turns & Cuban Motion in the Rumba. Level 1

  • Maks & Peta - Rumba Partnering - Level 2.5

    Maks & Peta teach you an intermediate (level 2.5) Rumba partnering practice routine. In this pattern you will work on connections, principles of partnering, as well as basic figures like cucarachas, sliding doors and the fan position. Intermediate level 2.5.

  • Maks & Val - "Cha Cha Cha" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    This week we're bringing you a fun, beginner friendly Cha Cha Cha! This simple routine is full of groovy moments that will allow you to play with speed and textures! Let the music dictate your moves and have fun with it!  Level 2 - Beginner 

  • Maks & Val - "Dejame" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 3

    Batucadas, bounce, and body rolls galore! Get ready to Samba and shake that booty! The boys, Maks & Val, will show you beginner and intermediate variations, so you can get to moving and grooving no matter what your level is! Level 3

  • Maks & Val - Charleston - Maksimum Vibes - Level 1.5

    Maks & Val are bringing it back...way back...100 years back to the ROARING TWENTIES! This highly requested fun and upbeat combination blends the classic Charleston, Swing and even a little Salsa. Beginner Level 1.5

  • Maksimum Fitness #1 - Maks & Peta

    A fun & fearless, full-body fitness class that’ll make you feel fabulous & free to take on any challenge! Perfect for building muscle, sculpting, toning, and feeling your absolute best! Guaranteed to make you sweat and smile...It’s Maksimum fitness!

  • Maksimum Fitness #2 - Full Body Work Out

    A fun & fearless, full-body fitness class that’ll make you feel fabulous & free to take on any challenge! Perfect for building muscle, sculpting, toning, and feeling your absolute best! Guaranteed to make you sweat and smile...It’s Maksimum fitness!