YASMINE is hands down, the most talented bellydancer and the number 1 choice for the Middle-Eastern audience! So don't settle for less. Looking for authentic, classy, and talented? Yasmine encourages her clients to watch videos, to get a better idea of what to expect. Newer to GigMasters and already taking events to the next level. Best of 2014, 2013 and 2012 GigMasters award-WINNER! Her talents, natural exotic beauty and authentic middle-eastern dance style, have earned her roles on the Silver Screen as a featured dancer on Sex and the City 2, Theater performances, and toured with Gypsy Kings. And has been selected to perform for notable clients, from The Prince of Morocco to Jon Bon Jovi. Gracing the stages of Ceasars, Tropicana Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. Yasmine will bring the mystery and joy of Bellydance to your event, and leave your guests amazed with her extravagant performance.
YASMINE SPECIALIZES IN WEDDINGS, MOROCCAN THEMED PARTIES, FUND-RAISERS AND BIRTHDAYS.
As the sole-proprietor of her Entertainment Company, she's been helping her clients find the perfect performer for their special day, whether arranging a solo act or a group of variety performers. This includes her own performances and those of her company performers.
Her dance training began at age 5. She fell in love with middle-eastern dance at a young age and has enjoyed being one of New York's highly sought out bellydancers ever since.
The standard bellydance routine is approximately 20-30 min. in duration. Props are usually a part of the show, which consist of 2-3 of the following:
* LED Wings
* Candles Tray
* Fire Fans
Polynesian show includes Hula and Tahitian dances. Authentic costuming and the use of traditional props are just part of the beauty of these styles of dance. Bring the warmth of Aloha into your next event and you'll feel like you took an Island vacation, without ever leaving your home town.
Yasmine has been performing throughout New York and New Jersey for the past 10 years. The venues where she has been featured include: Ibis Supper club (NYC), Cedars of Lebanon (NYC), Byblos (NYC), The Nile (NJ), Aladdin (NJ), Le Souk (NYC), Casa La Femme (NYC), Roses's Place (Englewood NJ), Cavo (Astoria, NY), Mezzo Mezzo (Astoria, NY), Habibi lounge (NYC), Lafayette Grill (NYC), Marakesh (Parsipanny, NJ), Molfetas (S. Hackensack, NJ), Ranoosh (Long Branch, NJ), and countless other nightclubs and restaurants.
In 2001 she performed for Jon Bon Jovi at his estate, and in New Year's Eve 2007 she was invited to perform at WyClef Jean's festivities. In the summer of 2010, she was asked to perform for Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco. As a company member of the M.E.D.E., she was cast in the 1995 Walt Disney production, of the XXIX super bowl half time show, starring Patti La Belle, Tony Bennett and The Miami Sound Machine.
Yasmine is featured in the upcoming movie Sex and the City 2. She is featured in the extended trailer as well.
She has been cast to appear in several Theatrical shows: 2008/ZODIAC BELLYDANCE at Merce Cunningham (NYC),
2009/VINTAGE BELLYDANCE at Dance Forum (NYC) and BELLYDANCE LIVE FROM NEW YORK at The Poet's Den (NYC),
2010/THE ZOO at Merce Cunningham (NYC) and THEATRICAL BELLYDANCE at Dance New Amsterdam (NYC).
Specialty acts which include the following:
* Fire: torches, poi, staff or fire-fans
* Hawaiian Hula and Tahitian Dance Performance
* Snake bellydancers
* Traditional Egyptian Group show (3-5 dancers)
* Burlesque dancers
These acts are subject to performer availability.