Alisa is a vibrant Belly Dance artist and Zumba instructor with a solid experience performing and teaching all around the world!
Originally she is from Russia but currently lives and works in Melbourne, Australia. Alisa have been traveling last ten years and is passionate about sharing her professional experience with people from other countries.
She has started to dance since the age of five. Being a participant of the children's dance theater "Youth" she took part in annual international dance festivals across Europe (Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Poland, Sweden, Finland). In a high school Alisa joined the youth dance project "DRIVE", which performed both in Russia and abroad (UK, Macedonia).
Along with her study in a university Alisa completed a fitness instructor training in 2004. Becoming a fitness instructor of group and individual exercises she got completely involved in teaching various dance styles (Latin, Bellydance, Jazz, Step & Dance Aerobics). Alisa regularly participated in fitness summits, conventions and dance workshops (Russia, UK, Italy). She
Expanding her horizons Alisa moved to Thailand in 2010 and become a managing director, teacher and choreographer at the "International Dance Company" where she both conducted classes and performed all over Thailand.
Currently Alisa teaches Bellydance and Zumba classes in Melbourne, Australia. Since the beginning of 2015, she has established the dance studio "Oriental Queens Bellydance". It's students perform at major Melbourne festivals and charity events ("St Kilda Music Festival", "Global Village Festival", "Cancer City Council Victoria" and many more).
In May 2015 Alisa attended "World Belly Dance Festival" in Singapore where she won "Best Choreography Award" (category: professionals). At the same time she was featured as a solo artist at "Sydney Middle Eastern Dance Festival", Sydney, Australia. In August 2015, she became a finalist of the "International Summer Bellydance Competition" in Leiden, The Netherlands (category: professionals).
In February 2016 she produced and directed the "Oriental Queens Bellydance Show" for "St Kilda Music Festival", the biggest festival in Victoria, Australia.
In February 2016 she was featured in the world fusion dance show "Journey Along The Silk Road", produced and directed by Kaeshi Chai, "Bellyqueen" (New York, USA) held Brisbane, Australia.
In April 2016 she co-produced and co-directed the "United We Dance" featuring more than 30 artists from Australia and New Zealand!
Licensed To Teach
- Zumba Basic
License to teach regular Zumba® classes.