Bellydance Artist Ninyshka is a traditional and fusion style dancer based in Los Angeles CA. Her approach to the art mixes cultural roots with a modern flair. Passionate about the dance form, Ninyshka thrives to represent it at its utmost honorable way. She has trained with top Middle Eastern dancers, touring throughout prestigious dance events in California, Las Vegas, and Washington.
Her recent accomplishments includes dancing in the 2012 theatre production of Loving the Silent Tears at the Shrine Auditorium, 2013 Grammy Awards Celebration at the Staples Center, music video for Mik Brown’s latest song, acting in the 2012 film Kung Fu Bellydance Masters, and becoming a new member of Tamra-henna’s Henna and Dates Dance Company.
Ninyshka’s origins of training were with Aubre Hill where she learned to appreciate both oriental and tribal styles of bellydance for 10 years. She was a member of Lumina Dance Company for 4 years.
Ninyshka teaches beginning to intermediate bellydance weekly at Studio Iqaat in Eagle Rock California. Her curriculum is based on Middle Eastern dance techniques with a focus on body conditioning and self-empowerment. Beginners and intermediate levels welcome! check out the Classes section to get more information on private and group lessons.