About Your Hostess

 NATHALIE ZARATE 

Nathalie Zarate is a professional belly dance performer and instructor who has devoted her life to dance and  arts. She started dancing when she was 4 years old. She Grew up studying ballet, jazz, tango, contemporary, modern, and Argentinean Folk. She fell in love with Middle Eastern Dance at the age of 14, she immediately started teaching casual local classes in her native country Argentina. In the year 2000 she moved to the United States to pursue her American Dream . Not knowing that she would coincidentally stumble into belly dancing again, she was able to start working as a belly dance performer in local restaurants and private parties in South Florida. In the year 2008 she decided to  create an event for the entire belly dance community providing workshops with international instructors, master classes, competition, shows, after parties, and vendors exhibits. The Miami Bellydance Convention was born! She now reaches over 2000 woman with her weekly newsletters, classes, and emails. Her Youtube videos  has more than 3,000,000.00 views. She was invited to teach in Italy, Taiwan, Argentina, and all over the United States.