Dancing Tehani, Classical & Fire Bellydancer in Long Beach
DancingTehani@gmail.com or dancingtehani.com
Tehani is a Reiki Master
Jennifer Tehani Sarreal, an international dance champion (BDUC 2008), Reiki Master, author, event producer, activist and multidisciplinary performance artist is dedicated to bringing understanding, humanity and compassion to the world through her work.
Tehani is a Long Beach native who started her dancing career at age eight with a family dance group. Growing up in one of the most culturally diverse cities in the nation, she developed an affinity for other cultures and art forms. Today her dance repertoire includes Polynesian (including fire poi), international-style ballroom and Latin, Middle Eastern, hip hop and West African, plus various folk dances.
A CSULB graduate with a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology, she is involved with both conservation and humanitarian projects around the world. Her work within art and activism has been featured in various publications and broadcast media including The Press Telegram and ABS-CBN.
Sarreal was nominated by the MCC-CSULB for Long Beach Arts Council's Distinguished Artist of the Year Award in 2009, danced at the historic World March for Peace & Nonviolence, crowned Queen of Miagao at the Salakayan Festival (Philippines) and has taught and performed in over nine countries. She currently headlines "Vaude-Nouveau," a variety show at Don the Beachcomber in Huntington Beach, CA.
She dedicates all her performances and work to her late father and best friend, Josef Sarreal.
BELLYDANCE CLASSES IN LONG BEACH: Tehani specializes in belly dance fusion (including elements of fire, sword, Polynesian, hip hop and Latin dance).
She teaches an ongoing FREE belly dance class in Long Beach through Homeland Cultural Center on Tuesday nights.
Seasonal Belly Dance Classes at CSULB - please visit website for more information.
Contact: Dancing Tehani at 562.230.9194
DancingTehani@gmail.com / www.dancingtehani.com