Sexy bellydancer Melbourne Ianessa Sahar Costume

About Ianessa

With her joyful presence, inclusive style, vibrant elegance and fluid, authentic interpretation of Middle Eastern Music, Ianessa blends a relaxed yet dynamic dance style, and lifetime background in dance and performance, making her an audience favourite.  Book Ianessa for your next event.

Want to see a live show?  Ianessa is the popular resident dancer at Guzel Istanbul Turkish Restaurant (Saturdays), and Moroccan Joes (Fridays).  Come along  for dinner and live show. 

Ianessa has been performing as a professional belly dance artist in Melbourne restaurants and at functions for Melbourne’s Lebanese, Egyptian, Turkish, Greek, Afghani and Middle Eastern communities for the last decade.  Her fluid interpretation and understanding of Arabic music, joyful personality, vibrant elegance, dynamic style of dance and inclusive style have made her a favourite with Arabic & western audiences throughout Australia.  Ianessa began dancing as a young child and has performed more than 10 different genres of dance. 

Bellydance teaching

Ianessa’s straightforward, fun teaching style is influenced by 25 years as a student of dance, ongoing study with Egyptian masters of bellydance on her regular visits to Egypt, and her love of sharing knowledge and inspiring others to enjoy life through exploring their passions, to be the best they can be.  Her students are supported, challenged and inspired to go beyond their own personal limitations, to learn and perfect technique and to find & express themselves and their passion through the dance.  Go to Classes for more information and class times.