Leilainia

For Bookings Call 310.883.3683

 

BIO

Measurements: Height: 5’6; Weight :118; Shoe: 7.5/ 8 ;  Dress Size: 0; Chest: 32b / 34a, Waist:27.5,  Hips: 35.5 – 36; Inseam 30

Skills: Bellydance: sword, veils, isis wings, candles & Snake Dancer

Fire:  fingers, fans, sword, staff, palms, eating, fleshing

Mermaid: Swimming, Playing, Story Telling

Music: Harmonica, Part of Danyavaad & the Shimmy Sisters

Background Experience:  Leilainia ’s attraction to psychology, anthropology & philosophy lead her to love theatrical arts. In her teens- 20's she performed in theatrical, film & television productions & participated in pageants & took 5 years of intense theatrical training. She also managed the Hal Marcus Gallery. Later, she was an entertainment writer for various magazines & newspapers including the Reader, Beach and Bay Press & No Cover Magazine & worked on projects with NPR. For the past 10 years, she found her home in dance.  Leilainia is a second-generation dancer. She was raised engulfing the spirit of music, dance & art. Her dance style invokes a gypsy creative power. Her style is a unique blend of belly dance forms she terms as Cabaret Collage. She fuses all styles of Middle-Eastern dance to entertain. Leilainia is known for her

extemporaneous performances, wing dance, veil work, mesmerizing snake dance, fire dance, & intense sword work.

Resume:

Performing everywhere at all kinds of venues, her list is long, & here are a few of her highlights:

~ Internationally acclaimed How-To Dance DVDS

~ America's Got Talent

~ Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

~ 2012 Finalist in San Diego Magazine's Women Of The Year

~ 2003 Co-created Nomad Artz Entertainment  In ~ 2005 she Co-created the world renowned dance troupe "Shimmy Sisters" with her sister Adelaide

~ 2011 she Co-visioned Plant Powered Living which shares tools that empower lives through food

~2012, Co-Ownership of Background Productions.

Unions & Affiliations: NONE

Love & Interests: (One or two sentences.) Life, Art, Music, Dance, Nature.

Current City: SAN DIEGO