Teacher and Performer, I also offer 1-2-1 training
Maria is a Professional belly dancer and instructor who has trained with some of the most famous and brilliant belly dancers in the World, such as Serena Ramzy, Fifi Abdou, Sadie, Elis Pinhiero, , Lorna of Cairo, Yasmina of Cairo and Farah Nasri to name just a few. She also organises and manages workshops and Haflas with national and international artists.
Maria strives to keep on learning, not only about intricate belly dance moves but also its history which continues to enhance the way she dances and react to music. She also fuses Eastern and Western influences by dancing to modern pop as well as Egyptian music, believing that dancing should have no barrier and can be translated into anything as long as its foundations are kept pure. There is nothing more beautiful and encaptivating than dancing with hips to precise and fluid movements.
She can perform with props such as Shamadan, veil, voi, tray with candles, and fan veils.
She has performed in various event and shows around the UK and is a resident performers for Daphne Restaurant. She is hired to teach and perform in schools, events, weddings, parties, festival and hen parties. She has also starred in a music video.
Maria is available for festivals, shows, restaurants, parties and music videos as well as tuition, workshops and Haflas.