How long have you been studying bellydance?
I have been studying bellydance for the past 16 years. In 2011, I became a certified American Tribal Style Bellydance instructor and continue to attend intensives. In 2013 I started training under the Salimpour School of dance and I’m certified as a SL1 and JL2. In 2017 I began training under Rachel Brice 8 Elements program and have complete up to Phase Two. I also attend workshops / intensives in Middle Eastern history and folk dances. "
What is your favorite part of teaching?
"My favorite part of teaching is being able to share my love for this dance style and seeing my students grow through their dance and knowledge of this dance."
"My favorite performance..hmmmm...I don’t think I have one. Dance brings me so much joy that every performance is special. I’m just grateful for the opportunity to share my love of this dance and to connect with the audience through my dance. "
Goal for 2019?
My goal for 2019 is to complete Phase 3 of 8 Elements and Suhaila Level II in the Salimpour School program."