Positively unique, she is an exotic flower, blooming with every beat in rhythm.
In Stefanya’s classes, students are encouraged to focus on the technical aspect of dance in a fun and creative way. Strong yoga based warm ups, bellydance isolation exercises, and across the floor movements will have the student’s soul flying! These classes are designed to take the student to the next level in their dance journey.
Stefanya is the owner and artistic director of L.A. Bellydance Academy.
Passionate, Playful and Unique, Stefanya is an exotic flower, blooming with every beat in rhythm. She is an acclaimed choreographer, award-winning performer, and sought-after instructor. Stefanya is also the owner of the Los Angeles Bellydance Academy, a principal cast member of the world-famous Bellydance Superstars, and the dance director of the Adam Basma Dance Company. She can be seen on screen in numerous national and international commercial campaigns, television shows, and films. Stefanya has appeared live on stage with fellow artists such as Tom Delong, supermodel Heidi Klum, and talk show star Kelly Rippa. Taking dance to new heights, Stefanya made headlines as a featured stilt dancer in the world premiere of “Stilt World” and in the Bellydance Superstars’ stage production “Raqs Carnival”. Performing internationally as an ensemble member and solo artist, Stefanya has graced the stage in more than twenty-five countries in some of the world’s most prestigious venues.
As she performed across the globe, it was her style and finesse that caught the eye of renowned producer Miles Copeland in 2004 and she immediately began performing with the world famous “BELLYDANCE SUPERSTARS.” This professional dance experience of over eight hundred shows in more than twenty-five countries provided Stefanya the tools and motivation needed to move forward passionately and with insight and professionalism. She has produced multiple successful events, including “Allah Kushnir LIVE in Los Angeles”, “Club Bellydance L.A.”, and the “Arabic Arts Festival”. Stefanya’s goal is to unite dancers in celebration of truth and life through the love of dance.
What her fans say. . .
““What a magnificent performance. You left the audience wanting for more. Now, the audience can see what is that they expect when they come to see Belly Dance Super Stars. You are a supered dancer, and I would go see you perform anywhere in So. Calif.” ~ Ernesto Ortegon Los Angeles, CA