Mariah is the consummate professional... always representing the ancient Art of Raqs Sharqi (aka Bellydance) with tremendous skill and sheer entertainment.
Multi-Award-Winning Performer Mariah is a world class artist, teacher and dancer that infuses energy and passion into her performances, choreography and dance lessons.
Born and raised is Akron Ohio, USA Mariah is proud of her Greek/Italian heritage. Mediterranean and Middle Eastern culture, music, food and dance have always been part of her life. She has traveled worldwide to further her education in dance and art.
Along with teaching and performing, Mariah is also a Fine Artist. She graduated from Ohio University with her Bachelor of Fine Arts and is a candidate for her MFA.
After teaching bellydance in Columbus, Ohio from 1997-2007, Mariah decided to move back north. She opened her school Belly Dance by Mariah Studio in January of 2010. Classes are offered to students of all levels and ages at her downtown Canton Arts District studio.
Available for your special events including workshops, seminars, all kinds of parties and celebrations, festivals, weddings and more. Please visit website for class and workshop information.