Emily Alrick is a professional bellydance performer and instructor from Ashland, OR. She is recognized for her crisp technique, expressive stage presence, and responsible fusion. In addition to her solo work she was also the director and choreographer for the award winning Circus Tribal Bellydance Company based in Southern Oregon from 2005-2013. As a teacher Emily is invested in the growth of her students and provides a safe class environment for dancers to learn both technique and creativity. Her tough yet fun approach inspires dancers of all levels.
Emily invested several years of study with the Salimpour school of dance with both Suhaila and Jamila Salimpour and she continues to passionately study both classical and ethnic dance of various kinds. She also creates one of a kind costume pieces and designs. With a life-long passion for dance Emily strives to present instruction and performances that are educated and thoughtful. She is dedicated to a life of learning as an artist and dancer and will always be an avid student and supporter of the arts.