World Dance Centre is dedicated exclusively to ethnic dance instruction with high quality, culturally conscious and safe instruction. Students develop coordination, strength, balance and posture while having fun learning about other cultures and forms of expression.

We offer classes and performances in many different dance styles. If you’re qualified to teach any ethnic dance form and would like to join our team, please contact us. We’re always looking to expand our programming.


Our teaching staff is passionate about dance, culture and passing on their skills to their students. The team changes every session depending on they availability.

Some of our regular instructors are:


dahabDahab is the founder of the World Dance Centre and the studio’s main teacher and performer. Born and raised in Colombia, she grew up dancing to Latin American music. After obtaining her Mathematics degree at the Los Andes University, her path led to Las Vegas where she studied and performed dance for three years. She was mentored by Aradia of Las Vegas, an internationally recognized second generation bellydancer. Dahab performed in all the major casinos and at many important events.

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Samantha Medendorp

Samantha teaches beginner Bellydance, Bhangra and Anti-Gravity Fitness classes. She is also  certified yoga instructor. For more about her visit


Lisa Machione

Lisa’s area of expertise is Tribal Fusion Bellydance and American Tribal Style. She has studied intensively with Rachel Brice and she is completing the 8 elements certification. She is also a Fat Chance Bellydance certified instructor in ATS.