~Philadelphia's Premier Award Winning Professional Belly Dance Artist~

Currently serving PA, NJ, DE and MD!
I strive to offer my clients the most sophisticated form of entertainment
that preserves the beauty of this ancient art as well as takes it to new creative heights .
 My deepest passion is sharing dance with the public- through performance or teaching,
it is truly how I express myself.
I hope my work inspires and captivates you,
 I look forward to working with and introducing you to belly dance (raqs sharqi).

Enjoy my site and please don't hesitate to contact me with questions!
Amor & Shimmies! - Mariana

She was the 1st place winner for the 2013 Rising Star Tribal/Fusion category.


© 2014  Mariana
It is a FEDERAL CRIME to download or use any photo (© Ad Lunam Photography (K. Rizzitello),  Zinc Photography (A. Iqbal), White Winter Photography, Photos by S. Yankell, M. Gilligan Photography, and N.Lollar Photography) of Mariana, her students, or video (J. Maggiolo and Candlelight Productions) or any other images from this website or publicity material including text content. Those who do so will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

 What's new in 2014?


It's cold outside! Looking to keep that body in shape? Try one of Mariana's belly dance classes!

(See the 'Classes tab' for more info).

Mariana's schedule is filling up:

Check out her performances at local venues and events in PA & NJ!

(Check the "Events" and "Performances" tabs for more info)


New to the website! Check out Mariana's store. Her book is coming soon!

 (See "store" tab above)