"...As a teacher, you bring a type of euphoria to the room and the students that can’t be described
as it must be experienced.." Mary Colley 
"...You help me to find the inner beauty of myself by focusing my mind in some happy moments when performing various moves....:Lucenda  Lam  
Leona is available to travel for instruction, from private classes to troupe classes to workshop instruction.  
If you would like to obtain further information about Leona or if you have any questions please contact her at leonabellydance@gmail.com or 604-240-7387.

Leona has been teaching since 2003, her goal is to share her passion and knowledge of Bellydance and dance movement with her students.  She teaches all ages from children to seniors.  Her classes incorporate a gentle warm up, technique practice and putting the moves together to make you feel like you are dancing while being fun and upbeat at the same time.
​Leona has recently relocated to the Okanagan and she will be teaching locally and be offering specialized workshops, all over.  But never fear, Eastside Hips has been working on supporting dancers to become teachers in the Lower Mainland!  Go check a class out!
Is an introduction to the basic technique of bellydance. 
We build on new moves each week.

All levels 
A fun mix of learning and practicing technique, there is a little something 
for everyone in this class.

Continuing Bellydance/Intermediate 2/Advanced
Take your bellydancing to the next level, 
work on your fast shimmies and 
how to layer your moves and more.
Layering and beyond, this class works on breath, energy, music, technique and more.  
Complete understanding of the basic technique required before moving into this class.
Bellyfusion is a class when Leona uses her background in 
Bellydance and incorporates it into a fun gentle workout.  
You not only go on a musical journey but a dancing adventure as well. 
You will laugh, shimmy and sweat while learning fun combos and dance movement. Come check out one of my classes!

Performance Class
This class is designed for those of you looking for performance opportunities, 
learn choreographies and how to dance within a troupe 
Please contact Leona if you are interested to register  for this program.  

Private Lessons and Coaching
Please contact me for  all inquiries regarding private lessons at leonabellydance@gmail.com 

Classes & Bookings
2021 Schedule
​Yoga Classes - 

Online via Zoom
Monday and Wednesdays, 9:15-10:15am
Unlimited Monthly pass $50
3 class pass $35
Drop in $15

Message me to register

Mar Jok Elementary  - Community Room
2101 McDougall Road
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Currently paused during Covid restricitons

These programs run through the City of West Kelowna

Y Bellydance's Performance at MEDA's 

Learn to Bellydance or
Wine and Bellydance or 
Wine and Yoga

Book Leona for your next event, whether it's a ladies night social or bring her to your studio or winery.

She will create a fun and welcoming environment for you and your friends.

Have a question send her a message.
​Monday and Thursdays 7:15-8:15pm
Via Zoom
TLC Bellydance (technique, layers and combinations)
for the dancer that wants more
$50 a month
$35 - 3 class pass (to be used within 3 months)
$15 drop in
Contact me to register

Tuesdays 7:00-8:00pm
Parkinson Rec Ctr  - 1800 Parkinson Way
Currently paused due to Covid Restrictions
The ABC's Of Middle Eastern Dance
register throught the City of Kelowna - www.kelowna.ca

Build your confidence, maybe team building for work, time for self care or whatever it might be contact Leona to arrange the right package for your next special event.

​Leona is also available for privates as a dance coach to help build your existing dance and performance skills.  She believes in creating a positive safe environment for people to learn in.  Take your dancing to the next level.