Saphera is a certified Level 1, 2, & 3 HipCurve Belly Dance instructor with 12 years of belly dance experience! She has had formal dance training in ballet, belly dance, and hoop dance and has studied and practiced yoga since 1995. She has also studied, Irish Step, Salsa and Swing dancing.
In 2003 she began her Belly Dance journey with Narah, her first instructor. She thought it would be good exercise and a fun form of dancing, but did not realize it would become a life long passion.
Saphera has performed since 2004 in many locations including in Narah’s Fire of the Soul tour.
She began teaching belly dance in 2008. She enjoys sharing her love of this dance form and wants everyone to have the opportunity to experience the amazing benefits it brings!
List of Teachers
She has studied with:
Ansuya – via GypsyNet
She has taken workshops or classes with:
*indicates several workshops on multiple occasions
Safa and Neefa of Khafif
Carolena Nericcio of Fat Chance Bellydance
Megha Gavin of Devyani
Heather Stants of Urban Tribal
Kari of Sadiqa