Leanna

Leanna began her dance career as a member of the elite all-star cheerleading team, Cheeerforce Tigers. Competing across North America with the the team for 3 years, she won countless titles including provincial, national and grand-championship titles. Since 2007, Leanna has dedicated her career to Raqs Sharqi performing throughout the GTA and beyond. She has studied with notable instructors such as Mahmoud Reda, Aida Nour, Yasmina Ramzy and many more. Leanna joined Arabesque Dance Company & Orchestra in 2013. With Arabesque, her performance highlights are the 2014 production of SAWAH and the Cirque du Soleil choreography in the Pan Am Games Opening Ceremony. She has since started her own studio entitled BellaDance by Leanna, in her hometown of Hamilton. Her passion and dedication to dance makes her a popular teacher at BellaDance as well as an ensemble and solo performer with the Arabesque Entertainment Agency.