New York Times 12/30/2001:
Ballroom Dancing With a Russian Flair
“And then there are Alex and Tanya Koulik, who left Russia nine years ago and own the Royal Ballroom Dance Studios in East Brunswick, Millburn, Rockaway and Ridgefield... The Kouliks, European dance champions who live in Springfield, opened their first studio seven years ago. Their son, Vitaly, is a four-time United States ballroom dancing champion” ...December 30, 2001 - By PATRICIA VOWINKEL
New York Times 3/26/2000:
Ballroom Dance Pizazz From Russian Emigres
"The company Royal Ballroom Inc. is owned by Alex Koulik, a former neurologist, and his wife, Tanya, an English teacher, who left Moscow seven years ago" ...March 26, 2000 - By LYNNE AMES
New York Times 12/6/2002:
The Accent Is Russian
"Yet Alex and Tanya Koulik, Russian immigrants who opened the studio here four years ago -- one of four that they own -- are among a large" ...October 6, 2002 - By GEORGE JAMES - New Jersey Weekly Desk
New York Times 4/29/2001:
Age 10 and Dressed to the Nines in the Ballroom
"Alex Koulik, the owner of the Royal Ballroom Dance Studio, which was recognized by the United States Amateur Ballroom Dance Association as the Northern New Jersey studio of the year in 2000. '', ...April 29, 2001 - By GRANT GLICKSON - New Jersey Weekly Desk
Jenny Paulisinecz Performs the Tango - at 95 Years Old!
Jenny Paulisinecz (95 Years old!) performed an impressive Tango with her instructor Alex Koulik at the July 10, 2012 Showcase at Goldcoast Ballroom in Coconut Creek, Florida.
Jenny...often dances in Competitions...included the Grand National Ballroom Championship in October, 2011, and others. Standing ovations are the usual audience reaction for Jenny!
...started dancing 20 years ago after being diagnosed with high blood pressure and diabetes. Her doctor recommended ballroom dancing as an excercise.”
“Today, Jenny is healthier with normal blood pressure, stronger muscles and her diabetes condition has improved. She is younger-feeling now than she was 20 years ago” By Editor
Having a Ball
"You get a major rush of adrenalin when you out there on the dance floor", says Terry Viney, 62, and his wife Leilani, 51... they don't have to spend hours on the treadmill or in aerobics classes to stay fit-and they're havinf a lot more fun then they would hitting the gym. This people have enourmous physical ability, and it's keeping them young."
...April 2004 - By Laura Koss-Feder - Times
The Ballroom Review 6/2001:
Studio of the Year
"USABDA Chapter VP Syed Hussain presented annual Studio of the Year recognition award to dance studio owners Alex and Tanya Koulik. Their ballroom dance company operates five locations in New Jersey and New York. Combined they do around 350 private lessons weekly, total 440 students of whom 110 are kids "
...July 12, 2001 Volume 10, Number 2