Cecilia Rinn has been belly dancing professionally since 1995. Before falling in love with Middle Eastern dance, Cecilia studied ballet, modern, and other forms of dance for 18 years prior to belly dance. She has performed thousands of shows as a featured dancer across the country and locally in Boise, Idaho. Cecilia produces and directs the highly successful annual theatrical “Big Bad-Ass Belly Dance Show” at the Visual Arts Collective, currently in its 8th year. Cecilia was the featured guest performer at the prestigious “Invaders of the Heart” world class show in Santa Fe, NM in 2013. Cecilia has been a judge at the fusion belly dance competition, “Hybrid“, from 2010-2015. Cecilia prefers to dance to live music and has had the honor of performing with some of this country’s best musicians including House of Tarab, Karim Nagi , and Leslie Mandingo. Currently she is a dancer and musician with the Fleet Street Klezmer Band (Boise).
Cecilia has a Bachelor’s of Science, Social Science degree from Boise State University and is also a professional seamstress and belly dance costume designer, and creates all the costumes for her performance company, The Starbelly Dancers, and her students of Starbelly School of Dance.
Contact Cecilia Rinn or call 208.891.6609