LUCAS HE AND JULIANA GEKKER


This powerhouse duo joined forces at the end of March 2019.  Their debut was none other than Manhattan Dance Championships, where they won the hearts of judges and audience members alike.  Since their debut they continue to train hard and hone their skills, raising the bar in Pre Teen dancing throughout the USA and Internationally. 

Lucas who is 9 years old is also a trained ballet dancer and studies at the prestigious School of Ballet (SAB) in the Boys II program.  His hobbies outside of dance include science, and playing with Pokemon cards. Juliana who is 8 lives to dance and sees herself one day becoming a dance coach with her own studio.  She enjoys gymnastics, reading, cooking and singing as well. 


Since their collaboration these two talented young dancers have had the honor to be trained by three amazing coaches: IIana Keselman, Tal Livshits and Asta Sigvaldadottir.  They continue to push Lucas and Juliana to achieve their full potential and work towards creating the next generation of World Champions! They train at Paragon Ballroom in Roselle NJ and Stepping Out Studios in NY.


Just a few of their achievements thus far:


  • Vice Champions U10 2019 WDC AL Open World Championship
  • Champions PT1 Ohio Star Ball 2019
  • 3rd Place Fordney Foundation  Best of the Best Dancesport Challenge 
  • Champions PT1 Paragon Open Dancesport Championship 2019
  • Champions PT1 Empire Dance Championship 2019
  • Winners Best of the Best PT Fordney Foundation at Empire Dance Championship
  • Vice Champions PT1 International Grand Ball 
  • 3rd Place PT1 Manhattan Dance Championship

Lucas and Juliana have also been honored to have been chosen for the following:



We are certain this is just the start for these brilliant young dancers and cannot wait to see all they accomplish throughout their dance careers. Please support and follow them on Facebook atfacebook.com/lucasandjuliana on Instagram @lucas.and.juliana.