Instructor Name : Kira
Kira love of dance began as a child where she participated in tap and jazz dance classes. As she got older she turned away from dance to focus on achieving her black belt in Taekwondo. She became and accomplished Martial Artist winning multiple National and State titles, but she was still drawn to dancing. Following in her mother’s footsteps she started to attend belly dancing classes and after her first performance on stage she was hooked. She quickly became skilled in zills, sword, veil, and candle trays; and continues to further her Middle Eastern dance education with any chance she gets. She now teaches Arts of bollywood classic choreographies to the newest troupe members and assists the other instructors in their beginner and intermediate classes.
Dalida is a professional belly dancer. Originally from Russia and now lives in Dallas, TX. In 2010 Dalida took the first place among professionals in the Queen of Raks Sharqi competition, held by the Little Egypt, Dallas, TX. Dalida has 10 years of teaching experience in belly dance. She has given many workshops in Russia, Latvia, Ukraine, Finland, Sweden, and USA. During her dance career Dalida has been taking classes from the best Egyptian, American and Russian teachers. Dalida has many 1st place awards in numerous international competitions.ï»¿ Dalida is a frequent participant of the various belly dance festivals and concerts. Dalida has a passion to dance and alluring performance style. She is willing to give all her knowledge to her students and learn with them.
Hailed by the local press as the “Queen of Quarters and Shot Glasses” and “Dallas’ Favorite Belly Dancer,” Neenah is total entertainment and in constant demand for her performances as a soloist. With her energy and love for the beautiful art of belly dance, Neenah continues to focus on the retro-style form of entertainment which she refers to as Vintage Style. She received early training from Angelika and Zeyna, who were star performers in Dallas during the 1980’s and 90’s, well known for their stage presence, excellent musical interpretation and unmatched dance style. In addition to teaching classes and directing the troupe, Neenah performs and teaches seminars around the country, and is preparing to take on more opportunities to perform internationally both as a soloist and with her troupe. Neenah fabulous and beautiful stage presence with a colorful and exciting personality makes everyone want to dance. Spell-Bounding and Just Amazing!!! is first place winner of the Queen Raks Sharki Troupe Competition and Dalida is the winner of the prestigious award Queen of Raks Sharki.