Fall in love with dance with Athena

Athena is a passionate teacher who sees the potential in every student and looks to share every aspect of the dance form she loves so much. She is always looking for new techniques and ways to help students reach the next level!

Athena is also available for private lessons. Contact her to set up your lesson with her to accelerate your progress in dance!


   “In the typical class, one can expect a gentle warm up, technique practice, drills, group choreography followed by a cool-down/ stretching routine. Of course, laughter and new friends come too!”

Former students have said:
“Athena is the best professional belly dancer in the Columbus area hands down. I first met Athena a few years back and was amazed not only by her performance but her attitude, charisma and dedication to the dance form. Over the last few years, I have been able to see her continue to grow in not only the community, but with her own stylization, she has taken this dance form up the highest of levels.

I have seen her in action when it comes to teaching and she is very caring and is able to break things down so students can understand and execute the movement easily.  She is always coming up with fun and innovative ways to learn and with her charm and enthusiasm she will not only have you laughing and smiling, but dancing before you know it!!  

Athena knows the business and knows the dance form she is an encyclopedia of information!  When you go to a class you will feel welcome and at ease upon your arrival.  She wants the best for her students and when you go to one of her classes you will get the best of the best!  The Columbus area is so lucky to have her because she is a rare jewel! “


Athena currently teaches at 7:30 EST - 8:30 EST every Monday for Sacred Shimmy Studios

Classes are taught on Zoom