Maks And Val Boston Tickets
Best known for his work on the hit television show Dancing with the Stars, Maks is a professional ballroom dancer and choreographer. Maks spent fourteen successful seasons on Dancing with the Stars before announcing his retirement from the show in 2014. The dance artist has recently announced a nationwide dance tour alongside his younger brother, Valentin. Titled as the Maks & Val Live On Tour: Our Way, the tour will kick off in June 2016 and will stop by forty five cities. For fans living in Boston, the brothers will perform at the Citi Performing Arts Center’s Wang Theatre and you can catch the show live by getting Maks Boston tickets today.
Born as Maksim Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy in Odessa, Ukraine, Maks started dancing at the age of four. Despite a skiing accident, in which he broke his right leg, the aspiring dancer worked hard to regain full fitness and continued practicing. In 1994, Maks’ family moved to the US and his professional career began in earnest.
Maks began his professional career by dancing in the International Latin category at dance competitions. Alongside Elena Grinenko, he competed in and won several prestigious ballroom dancing competitions.
In 2003, Maks was crowned the La Classique du Quebec Champion, All England Champion and Ohio Star Ball Latin Champion. The year after he was a finalist at the World Masters and the Moscow Kremlin Cup and was crowned champion at the Nevada Star Ball and the Philadelphia Dancesport Festival. Maks continued participating in competitions till 2005, before joining Dancing with the Stars the same year.
Dancing With the Stars
Maks debuted in season two of the hit television series and was partnered with actress Tia Carrere in the first season. Over the first few years of his stint with the show, Maks’ best finish was 2nd, which he accomplished with Mel B. Some of his most famous partners on the show included boxer Laila Ali and Hollywood superstar Denise Richards. He finally won the competition in season eighteen of the show alongside figure skater Meryl Davis.
He is now out on a tour alongside his younger brother and you can catch them live at Wang Theatre by getting Maks Boston tickets today.