A versatile and complete artist, performance arts dancer, Oriental Fusion master teacher, choreographer, singer and songwriter; Anasma is co-founder and co-director of the New York Theatrical Bellydance Conference, director of World Citizen Dance Inc. and World Citizen Dance School and co-founder of the International Urban Bellydance Collective.
Anasma's focus is to make dance meaningful and touching through storytelling, character development, truthful emotions and aesthetic powerful movement. Her peers recognize her for her wild creativity, great expressivity, constant risk taking and pushing the envelope. Seen in more than 35 countries, featured in many performance and instructional DVDs and albums, she currently tours Europe, North & South America and Asia to teach and perform in festivals, intensives and prestigious theatres. Currently she is getting her 200-hour RYT yoga teacher training.
(Photos by Joey Marquez, Kaveh Kardan, Marscha van Druuten)