I belly dance with and without fire to Arabic, medieval, tribal fusion, modern, and Greek gypsy music. Im open to dancing to any kind of music upon request. I provide sword, isis wing, veil, and oriental dances without fire. I choreograph my performances and I also use improvised dance. Veil and isis wing dance routines. I also use a fire sword, fans, fingers, and 2 kinds of orbs when I fire bellydance. I also teach bellydance.
Price Range: $120-$300 -will negotiate
Gig Length: 15 - 240 minutes
Languages: English, Spanish
Insurance: $300,000 - commercial general liability
What to Expect
Expect great energy. A trance like performance with liquid like movement and oriental dance that will blow your mind. When people watch my show they always tell me I project a cultural exotic feel and that they were amazed! Rhythmic belly dancing with or without fire depending on the event planner. I ensure that everyone is having a great time and that I deliver an outstanding performance that will WOW the crowd. I encourage crowd participation and I make a connection with the audience to engage the audience which I believe audience interaction is a good part of my show; it makes the show more fun. Can take photos with me of no charge. I demonstrate flow, great technique/technical work with fire, and dance at the same time. You can expect a show you will never forget :)
Bel bellydances to various styles of music such as tribal fusion, Arabic/turkish, gypsy, Irish Tavern, and modern (link hidden)es currently exploring and is constantly learning about different styles of bellydance such as flamenco fusion, tribal fusion, Oddissi, various tribal styles, drum solo, turkish, and classical oriental belly dance. She has taken workshops with some of America's best bellydancers, who includes Irina Akulenko, Belladonna, and Ebony Washington. She also performsed for 1 season at the Statesville Haunted Prison attraction in Crest Hill. Majority of her fire shows have been performed at The Drunken Donut in Joliet. She's also performed for Mayan Ruins at Tribal Stomp Chicago!!
Additional Booking Notes
Lighting is only necessary if the event is at an establishment or if the environment of the event is too dark to see the performance. As far as staging without fire: I would only need a flat and spacious 6"x9" area to dance, providing a carpet would be ideal I just ask no concrete please. Sound can be provided by me, however If the event planner can provide a AMP with an AUX cord that would be much more preferable. As far as hospitality I ask for a private area I can rest and stretch before performing and while taking breaks. If the event planner wishes for fire performances; safety comes first for everyone concluding that the performance area should be fire safe whether I use fire inside/outside (usually outdoors). If INDOORS: there must be plenty of ventilation and high ceilings. I will be limited to using the following FIRE PROPS: Fans, fingers, eating fire, and 2 orbs types. If OUTDOORS:I need the flattest ground where there's no traffic;I can look and pinpoint a good spot; 6"9" area and the audience must be seating at least 6-9ft. away from the performing area.
Past Booked Events
|October 27, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||Festival|
|October 06, 2018 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm||Birthday Party|
|October 28, 2017 • 8:00pm - 8:30pm||Holiday Party (Halloween)|
|May 21, 2016||Birthday (Adult)|
|August 22, 2015||Birthday (Adult)|
|April 28, 2015||Birthday (Adult)|
|July 19, 2014||Birthday Party|
Request can always be taken. There are no specific artists I strictly dance to. To categorize, I dance to Tabla, Darbuka, Middle eastern sounding music, fusion, medieval, Irish Tavern, and modern, miscellaneous music. I dance to artists such as Beats Antique, Parov Stelar, Awolnation, Marilyn Manson, Muse....so I have a wide variety of music I dance to. Depending on the party or event Im booked for, I base my music off the event type to fit the event.
Influences & Inspiration
Alla Kushnir Influenced. Ukrainian bellydancers. Zoe Jakes. Arabic music such as Tabla, Darbuka etc. Tribal fusion bellydances like Belladonna, Irina Akulenko, and Ebony Washington. Rachel Brice is also a great influence and Tiazza Rose.
refer to additional notes and technical information section. Drink and food. Towel. For props and performance I provide all props I use during performing. With the exception of sound i can provide sound if the event planner cannot. Lighting.
Grand Rapids, MI
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