About Joanne

As a Belly Dance instructor and performer, Joanne offers students and audiences a fun and exotic experience of Egyptian and Turkish styles. Many of her costumes are designed and created by herself. Her experience allows her to teach all ages

Celebration Parties


Kick off your party with an exciting Bellydance workshop to learn fun and sensual moves. Grab the ladies and unleash your inner goddesses with your very own private Belly Dance workshop. Learn exciting and sensual moves with professional Bellydancer Joanne.

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Take your guests on an Oriental journey with solo and troupe performances A belly dance performance can bring emotion and excitement to any event. With sensual and hypnotic movements as well as expressive and sometimes cheeky styles you can be

Bringing people together through the art of movement

Workshops for schools and community groups as well as specialised workshops for Belly Dance classes

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Upcoming Events

  1. Golden Era, Silver Screen….Vintage Belly Dance Show

    November 11 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm


I'm not only excited about performing for the first time in over a year but also to perform my very first Fan Veil choreography. I've been working hard over the last months on this dance and I can't wait to share it all with you.

So come along to a fantastic night with over 50 dancers all for a good cause.
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Golden Era Silver Screen Vintage Belly Dance Show

November 11, 2017, 7:30pm

Back for a fourth year at the Sarah Thorne Theatre, a belly dance show featuring a diverse range of over 50 dancers. From Tribal troupes to Egyptian baladi, fusion fantasy to Turkish oriental, this i...

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I'll admit over the last year I have thought about quitting Belly Dance. It's not that I don't love it but my priorities have changed from choreographing a dance for my next course to when does my baby need to eat and sleep next.

But when I do find that time to dance I am instantly reminded how great it makes me feel. When it is just myself and a piece of music it allows me to not think but feel.

Performing as a job has allowed me to meet so many wonderful people and to be able to bring ideas from my head onto the stage for myself and others to enjoy.

When I think about packing it all in I just look back to that girl in the university dance studio using her lunchtimes to come up with her first ever belly dance choreography and remind myself that dancing makes me feel alive! #motivationmonday #rememberwhyyoustarted
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