Los Angeles, CA
Jillina has devoted her life to dance. She is the artistic director for the Bellydance Superstars and the choreographer of the Desert Roses. As founder and director of the Award winning Sahlala Dancers, Jillina pulls from a strong background in Jazz, Ballet, and Hip Hop to create a colorful Middle Eastern and world fusion repertoire. Her talents have taken her around the world to Japan, Aregentina, U.K., Europe, Taiwan, Brazil, Monaco, Canada, Germany, Paris, Ireland, and Egypt, gaining her recognition by the dance community worldwide. Jillina has won numerous awards from IAMED and the Giza Academy, including “Best Modern Egyptian Dancer”, “Best Instructional Video”, “Best Dance Company” and “Dancer of the Year."
Jillina and the Sahlala Dancers are featured in several DVDs sold on this website, including: