Hana was born in Japan and grew up in New Zealand, and had an interest in dance from a very young age. She competed nationally in artistic gymnastics and complete advanced jazz and ballet examinations in her youth, and then moved to Melbourne and studied at Danceworld Studios. Hana loves nothing more than entertaining people all over Melbourne in contemporary, jazz, bollywood, burlesque, samba and hip hop dance styles.
Larissa has been dancing for over 22 years, and her customers say she makes curves oh so sexy! She loves to make everyone feel comfortable and most of all have fun, and encourages all her guests to embrace their sensuality and feel great about themselves. She has a wealth of experience in different genres, from her speciality of burlesque to jazz, tap, ballroom, latin and bootilicious. She loves to cater to a specific style, and has run parties themed to Alice in Wonderland, 1920s and heaps more!
Rachel started dancing at the age of 5 years old, and has never stopped! She has won numerous awards and has attended formal training at several dance studios. At the age of 15, Rachel was the lead dancer and choreographer for her school Rock Eisteddfod and won the state title. She has taught styles from hip-hop and jazz, to burlesque, bellydance and ballet. Her skill as a dancer has seen her employed in a full-time dance company, and she is studying for a certificate 4 in dance. Rachel is the baby of our Bellacize group, and her youthful exuberance will invigorate any party!
Stephanie has been Belly dancing for over ten years, and been a gorgeous Burlesque and Bollywood performer for the last five. She is a seasoned member of Bellacize, having also been part of the company in Melbourne. Stephanie is a fiery and glamorous dancer who will add sparkle and ‘je ne sais quois’ to any occasion. Her specialties are Belly dance with a swirling, sensuous veil, or glittering Pussy Cat Dolls-style Burlesque. Stephanie has performed on 1 vs 100 for Eddie McGuire, in Federation Square for Diabetes Australia, and at the Adelaide Fringe Festival.
Myfanwy – or Myf as she is affectionately known – is a vivacious and energetic performer who loves helping people feel like a dancing superstar! Over the past 10 years, she has worked as a professional dancer, fitness instructor and personal trainer. When she’s not tearing up the dance floor, Myf brings the freedom of dance to her “everyday” job at fitness centres. She says the best part of teaching is seeing peoples eyes light up and you know they’ve ‘got it’! She has studied and taught most styles including house/hip hop, jazz and latin – but her specialities are bellydance, bootylicious, burlesque and bollywood.
Cath is a New Zealand born dancer with a strong background in Belly dance. Her skills also include Burlesque, Bollywood and Latin dance. Cath is an exciting, fun and outgoing entertainer, with a vibrant personality. She will teach you the tips and tricks to the dance style of your choice which will leave you giggling the night away with your friends. Cath puts any crowd at ease with her highly entertaining and engaging style. It is her mission to leave you feeling spoilt and completely satisfied.
Kimberley comes from a family of performers and, as such, made her performing debut touring England at the age of two. She has branched out somewhat since then, training in dance, drama, and music, and working nationally and internationally as a dancer, singer, actor, and creative consultant. Kimberley loves the stage and loves variety. Whether to kids in Australian schools, women in Thai prisons, or adults in Japanese night clubs, Kimberley loves seeing dance break down barriers, passionately believing in its transformative and uplifting power. With such a mixed bag of skills, Kimberley brings a little something extra to each performance. So hold onto your socks: a small dose of Kimberley might just knock them off!
Burlesque pocket rocket Miss Ferri is an extraordinary larger-than-life, multi skilled performer. She is Internationally known for her mesmerising and stunning performances. This soft and gentle performer will seduce you with her Veil’s and turn you upside down with her fans. Ferri has mystery and charm oozing out of her. With over 22 years experience in Dance and Performance training, Ferri lights up the stage with her attention to detail mixed with her unique and beautiful style of Burlesque. Ferri has studied all areas in Dance and acting, which has given her the tools to tantalise audiences of all ages. Ferri has a Certificate 3 in commercial dance and performance and has furthered herself with a Bachelor of Arts in Performance. Ferri has been teaching first year dance students for the past four years, and has also performed in London where she won Miss Burlesque 2011. Ferri will cater to any event and will make sure it’s a night you won’t forget.
You will love Rebecca. She’s bubbly, fun, statuesque and charismatic and the perfect Bellydance or Bollywood Princess for any party. Rebecca has studied Classical Indian Dance for over 6 years. She’s got a big personality and is sure to ‘wow’ any party! She is also one of Melbourne’s renowned Samba Dance Queens with fabulous costumes and va-va-voom! She teaches cultural workshops at schools all over the State, and is a qualified school teacher with a certificate 4 in personal training. She’s a gorgeous, talented all-rounder!