Alanya Bellydance

Every Body Has the Right to Dance

13 Moons Bellydance

Your tutors:

Lisa Michaela

A trained instructor from the Josephine Wise Academy of Arabic Dance ( JWAAD), Lisa Michaela has been a professional instructor, performer and choreographer since 1998, working in the UK, USA and currently based in Spain. An expressive, lyrical and vibrant dancer Lisa Michaela has performed in theatrical productions, numerous dance shows, film, public and corporate events, balls, parties & restaurants. She performs as a soloist and with her dance company 'The Moon of Delight' and is an inspirational instructor and choreographer.


Trained in Ballet and Jazz Dance, Alanya discovered Bellydance on joining Lisa Michaela's class, subsequently taking the JWAAD Teaching Diploma and becoming a professional instructor herself. Now based in Herefordshire, Alanya teaches regular classes in the county;  one-off workshops around the UK, and has led her student performance troupes at local and national events.  As well as performing as a soloist, she specializes in group choreography and continues her own dance development with international tutors.

Join our 13 Moons family!

  • Autumn, Winter & Spring online choreography workshops 
  • Informal online get-togethers & shimmy parties
  • Midsummer online Mini-Festival
  • Facebook group