About Arianna

Joyous Dance

Arianna is known for her grace and creativity on the stage. With over 15 years of study of Middle Eastern, North African, and American styles, she creates sensuous and energetic performances that immerse her audience in her passion. Dancing in Auburn, Opelika, Columbus and wherever the music takes her, Arianna’s energetic fluidity brings joy and playfulness to every stage. 

Caring Instruction

Arianna’s love for the dance leads her to share it with others in the classroom. Having taught for over eight years in the Auburn and Opelika area, Arianna’s classes have lead many to start their belly dance journey.  Whether it’s at the front of the dance studio, or leading her troupe, Firefly Nights Belly Dance, Arianna’s  encourages her students and fellow dancers to pursue their own art. 



Add a belly dancer to your next event! Arianna brings grace, mystery, and playfulness to every performance.  Dancing in Auburn, Opelika, Columbus, and all surrounding areas, Arianna caters her shows to each unique event she is a part of. From restaurants and nightclubs to corporate events and weddings, Arianna will have your guests talking about your event long after!

Engaging Instruction

Want to introduce the art of middle eastern dance to your dance community? Want to host an fun and unique wedding shower? Arianna’s workshops offer encouraging and fun look into art of belly dance. Her patient and encouraging style will have your dancers shimmying around the room in no time!


Belly Dance 101

Monday, 6:00 p.m.
Celtic Traditions Dance Studio, 2705 Frederick Rd, Opelika, AL

Learn the art of belly dance in this fun drills class! Whether you’re brand new to the dance or you’ve got a few years under your coin belt, this class offers challenges for beginners and intermediate dancers. Each class will review a move and then set it to music with drills that make your move your body in ways you might not have done before. These classes are both in person andn via Zoom.

Combos and Choreos

Saturday, 10:00 a.m.
Celtic Traditions Dance Studio, 2705 Frederick Rd, Opelika, AL

You’ve learned the moves, now it’s time to put them together! In this class, we’ll take those basics you’ve learned and put them in challenging combinations that work your brain and your body! You’ll learn how moves work together, how to transition between them, and how to put them to music! This class is a little more challenging but sure to get you smiling as you shimmy. These classes are both in person and via Zoom.


Arianna is happy to perform and teach throughout East Alabama and West Georgia. See where she is next! PLEASE NOTE ALL IN PERSON PERFORMANCES ARE CURRENTLY ON HIATUS

Performance Dates

Firefly Nights Belly Dance Online Hafla – June 19

Workshop Dates