Sensational bellydancing for all occasions!
With flying hair and tinkling zills, Celestina charms and thrills. Swirling veils, flowing skirts, smiles and magic follow in her wake. Make your event an unforgettable hit with professional bellydancing by the celestial and sensational Celestina.
With over ten years of performance and teaching experience, Celestina is one of the region's top bellydance performers and instructors, specializing in Classic American Cabaret, Greek Bellydance, Egyptian Raqs Sharqi, Lebanese and Turkish Oriental styles of bellydance.
Having trained with top instructors, Celestina offers a blend of modern and classic styles of bellydnace, emphasizing classiness, finesse and fun. All performances are family and kid friendly.
A performance artist through-and-through, Celestina is also a trained and seasoned actress, holding a Bachelor's of Science in Theatre Arts. No stranger to the stage, she has been dancing and performing professionally from the age of three. As a result, her stage presence is palpable and, when she dances, her joy is infectious.
Celestina has performed locally as the house dancer for Nik's Greek Restaurant, dancing every weekend with a live Greek Band.
Celestina has also appeared in many stage productions including Christmas in Cairo at The Kentucky Center for The Arts and with The Bellydance Superstars at The Clifton Center in Louisville. She has also performed for elite guests at Louisville's Churchill Downs for their Arabian Nights themed Downs after Dark party. Celestina appears regularly for performances in Louisville and surrounding areas with her professional troupe, Real Live Actual Bellydance. She performs with Real Live Actual Bellydance at regional and local festivals such as Louisville's annual Worldfest celebration.
WEDDINGS: Celestina delights most in bringing her grace, poise and expertise to the happiest of occasions—Wedding Receptions! Thrill and entertain wedding guests with a bellydance performance by Celestina, showering the bride and groom with all the luck that a bellydancer brings to new unions.
PARTIES: Birthday parties, surprise parties, anniversaries, retirement parties, Sweet Sixteen parties and Arabian Night themed events are also excellent ways to celebrate!
RESTAURANTS: Celestina has years' worth of experience performing in medium to upscale Mediterranean restaurants, hookah lounges and Cashbah style nightclubs. Book Celestina for one-time or on-going weekend party nights or for monthly Arabian Night themed evenings.
LESSON PARTIES: In addition to offering professional performances, Celestina can provide fun bellydance class party for cooperate events, baby showers, engagement parties and other similar events. Have fun and learn something fun and new!
PRIVATE LESSONS: Celestina also offers private lessons for individuals and groups and is also often booked for large-scale workshops. In addition to being a master instructor, Celestina excels as a choreographer and can consult and choreograph dancer solos and large company/troupe numbers.
ONGOING CLASSES: Celestina teaches locally at the Downtown Louisville YMCA and Louisville Norton Commons YMCA. Her teaching record includes 10+ years of weekly on-going classes, both private and group.
Hiring Celestina means she will be ready and willing to coordinate with you regarding all aspects of your event, including song selection, costuming, surprise party particulars, selection of props, music/musicians, additional dancers if requested and audience participation.
Need more than one dancer for your event? Celestina is connected with the region's best dancers and can arrange for larger group numbers for events like festivals and for weddings that would like to book multiple dancers.
Want live music for your performance? Clelestina can also recommend local bands, musicians and live drummers to add an extra special touch to your booking.
Please note that Celestina does NOT perform for Bachelor parties or all-male attended parties.