Diana Mehira

Professional International Oriental Dancer, award winning choreographer.

Diana Mehira began her dance career back in 1998 in Derby. Since first taking lessons she fell in love with the dance and progressed into performing professionally, and then on to teaching. Her unique controlled performances, highly acclaimed choreography and standard of tuition has propelled her into ranking as one of the UK's top instructors. Her career highlights so far include- teaching and performing at the UK's top Middle Eastern Dance Festivals- Jewel of Yorkshire, MAJMA in Glastonbury, and Fantasia in London, in 2013 as a guest artist in an International Gala show in Vienna, Austria. Working with some of the UK's top musicians to bring her students the best in musical instruction to help with their understanding of dance, Diana Mehira has developed a strong teaching style which focuses on movement vocabulary, technique, body awareness for movement and improvisation. In 2013 her dance company Arjana won 3rd place at Miss Bellydance UK competition. Currently, Diana Mehira is working on directing, choreographing and producing a new show featuring top quality Classical Egyptian and Oriental dance with her company Arjana Dance. This will premier in October 2015.

Below- A performance at a birthday celebration for the fabulous Nawarra, featuring Diana Mehira and The Nile Band, dancing to 'Enta Omri'.