Suzana brings her joyful, expressive Egyptian-American style to a wide range of cultural events and celebrations. Her passion is exploring dance styles from Egypt and the surrounding region both as a soloist and as a member of Troupe Eshveh. Suzana’s dancing is informed by her music and theater experience and inspired by her connection with the audience.
Suzana has trained with many renowned masters of Oriental dance, including Autumn Ward, Faten Salama, Sahra Saeeda, Yamina Ramzy, and Aziza. She has deep knowledge of the belly dance industry and shares it generously with her students. She has completed all three levels of Katayoun’s Raqs Mosaique Teacher-Training seminars and continues her dance education with classes and workshops.
She emphasizes elegant, expressive and body-friendly movement practices. Her deep knowledge of the dance along with her expertise in language and culture add a dimension to her teaching that engages students on many levels.