Khalisha is an expressive dancer and has trained in ballet, jazz and
theatre dance, having performed extensively in casinos across Europe.
She then trained in Arabic dance and has been performing professionally
as a belly dancer for seven years. Khalisha also teaches at several
top health clubs and at CSSC Westminster. She is known for her professionalism
and friendly personality and is a full member of British Equity.
Khalisha takes great care to ensure her performance is tailored especially
for each client's event, and in her troupe only uses experienced dancers
and musicians. Khalisha has a selection of beautiful costumes from Egypt,
and costume colours can be chosen by the client and music can be provided
on cd,or if the client wishes, Khalisha can provide musicians, anything
from a darbouka player to a full Moroccan band. Khalisha takes great
care to ensure that each client's event is memorable and special. Khalisha is based in both the London and Manchester areas; she is happy to travel across the UK, but of course
price reflects the time Khalisha is required for and the distance travelled.
Bookings are accepted on completion of a booking
form which is sent out to the client on enquiry, and a deposit is required
to confirm. PLEASE NOTE Khalisha does not perform at all male events,
please ensure you have permission of the venue and that there is a mix
of ladies and gentlemen.
Khalisha takes workshops for primary schools
interested in Egyptian and Romany culture, teaching the children about
the Romany trail from India to Europe and working with them on short
dance routines culminating in the children performing what they have
learned at the end of the session, for each other.