Elviza Isis
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Elviza Isis

Miami, Florida

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To dance and share this art with others!


Director of the dance troupe Gypsy Magic, also known as 'Band of Gypsies'

Former Assistant Director of Yaleil Dance Company with co-directors Ansuya & Jenaeni Rathor.
Nine + years of bellydance training with several instructors, including Tamalyn Dallal, Bozenka, Shahar, & Samay, as well as intensive workshops with visiting professional dancers such as Yousry and Nourhan Sharif, and Horacio and Beata Cifuentes.
Weekly appearances at Uva Restaurant & Lounge  in Coral Gables, 2004-2005 (October 7th, 2005, I appeared on the cover and centerfold of the 'Viernes' section of the El Nuevo Herald newspaper featuring an article about the restaurant).
Belly Motions Studio Sunset Place shows, May 7th, June 17th, July 17th, August 12th, September 10th & September 23rd (benefit for hurricane Katrina)
Bellydance Meet-up show at John Martin's, organized by Alexandra- August 29th
Luna Designs show, hosted by Francesca, May 6th
Best of Bellydance at Uva Restaurant - hosted and organized by Portia of Belly Motions Studio, May 1st
Elviza's own production, Magic Journeys at the Wallflower Gallery, downtown Miami on April 23rd. Show included Tamalyn Dallal, Shahar, Francesca, Jeri Beaucaire, Lamis, Portia, Zizi Zabaneh, Nick and Symphony- thanks to all the wonderful dancers for making it a magical show!!
Faisal Wazani concert at UVA Restaurant April 23rd
Springs River Festival hosted by Shahar April 16th
Luna Designs/Bagci First Fridays hosted by Robert -Jan. 2005
Booksignings with Tamalyn Dallal (see below) at 'Arabissmos' at the RadissonMart, 'From Brazil' on West Flagler, and 'Keystone Designs' in Coral Gables December 2004
Tropical Fiesta Night at the YMCA Friday Nov. 19th
Luna Designs/Bagci First Fridays hosted by Francesca Espanola Way Miami Beach, Nov. 5th
Elviza danced in Dance Fantasia, produced by Zahira of Dancer's Dream, at the Hollywood Playhouse Saturday, October 23rd
Symphony danced with the beautiful Lita for a special wedding at Venetian Pool Saturday, Oct 23rd
Elviza danced at Signature Gardens for the Senior LIFT Annual Volunteer Luncheon October 16th
Booksigning for Dallal's book (see below) at PillowTalk in Dolphin Mall October 16, 2004
Booksigning party for Bellydance Superstars Tamalyn Dallal's new book 'Bellydancing for Fitness', sponsored by Bagci Turkish Emporium, September 24th, 2004
YMCA Family Fun Day, September 19th
'Somewhat Different' Bridal Show at the Wyndham Miami Airport August 29, 2004
Elviza appeared on the TV show 'Un Poco De Todo' on Channel 41 demonstrating dance workouts for Lady of America Gym- August 2004
Apathy & Passion, a beautiful show at the Ancient Spanish Monastery, where we danced Shahar's choreography 'The Great Kapok Tree' to represent saving the rain forest- July 23, 2004
Symphony performed at Scarlett's Center Stage Annual Recital at the Miami-Dade Auditorium July 11th, 2004
Mideastern Dance Exchange Open House June 27th, 2004 (Elviza)
Espanola Way First Fridays show sponsored by Luna Designs and Bagci Turkish Emporium June 6th, 2004
Joharah International Hafla May 21st & 22nd, 2004
Springs River Festival April 17, 2004
Mideastern Dance Exchange Anniversary Show
Miami Beach April 10, 2004
Univision Radio V.I.P. party January 2004
Various restaurant performances including regular appearances at Taverna Yassou in 2004, Zba's in 2003, and occasionally at Touch Restaurant in South Beach, 2005.
Selected by renowned choreographer Bozenka for Lollapalooza Music Festival- August 5th, 2003
Joharah International Hafla- December 13th, 2003
YMCA Family Fun Day October 2003
Two stage shows at Miami Dade Community College January 2003
Various weddings, baby showers, fundraisers, recitals, birthdays and private parties.
Available for solo and group performances. Please contact for further info.
***Please note that we have both performed at all of the above shows except where otherwise noted, and of course this list does not include all events***

Professional Make-up Artist

Image consultant with Beauticontrol Cosmetics for ten years. I can provide you with quality make-up, skin care, makeovers, and information on how to become a consultant yourself!

Worked at Glamour Shots for two years as a make-up artist, hairstylist and fashion assistant.

Worked on the set of 'Sawah- the Traveller', bellydance show produced by Mideastern Dance Exchange, where I did stage make-up for seven principal dancers, including Dallal & Bozenka.

Two make-up demonstartions to the members of Miami Belly Dance Meet-Up Group

Available for stage, photography and special event make-up.

Other experience includes...

Promotional modelling for special events and companies such as Miami Boat Show and Southern Wine & Spirits.

I am also a licensed real estate agent with ten years experience at one of the top companies in South Florida, Ocean View Realty. As a Miami native I am familiar with every corner of the county, and especially love working in historic, rural & beach neighborhoods. Please let me know if I can assist you with any home-related sales, rentals or investments!

Elviza Isis & Symphony