Phoenix Belly Dance

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Hire a Belly Dance Entertainer in Auckland, New Zealand, or Internationally

Corporate Functions, Engagements and Weddings, Hen's Parties, Birthdays, Theatre Events

We have performance and entertainer packages for every type of event from glamorous Arabian Nights themed parties, to small office functions and everything in between. You can hire one dancer, two or the entire Professional Troupe for your event. If you need exceptional entertainment that will leave everyone wanting more, fill out our booking form or email us to find out about hiring a belly dance entertainer for your event. 

Planning a Function?

Ask about our Corporate Function Specials and Christmas Events to make your office function a big hit this year with our solo, duet and troupe performances. We also have fantastic Hen's Party Packages available for wedding season!

Joseph Parker's Christmas Party

Hen's Party

Julian Savea's Wedding

Auckland Museum Exhibition

Warriors Game Halftime

Henna Party

If you're looking for high quality, elegant and interactive entertainment, Phoenix Belly Dance are the winners of the Viva Eclectika Asia Vision Cup, Best Nationwide Entertainment Company Award at the Corporate Events People's Choice Awards, and Candice, the Director, has been invited to teach and perform in Spain, Turkey, Norway, Fiji, Australia, South Africa, and across NZ. These multi-award-winning performers are made up of women of various different training and backgrounds, and their aim is to share the rich cultural experience and entertainment of Middle Eastern dance. They have been invited to perform at events ranging from SkyCity Breakers Games, Breakfast News TV show, Rugby World Cup 2011, Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park 2012-2018, NZ Pie Awards, as well as for high profile clients such as Vince Harder, Tamati Coffey, Atif Aslam, Len Brown, Marley Sola, and Julian Savea. 

You'll get dynamic group choreographies, graceful performers and fresh, fun entertainment with professional quality and event management from the moment you call us. We are well known for being exceptionally reliable, so you can rest easy that the entertainment part of your event is sorted! Please contact us if you'd like to book an entertainer for your event or fill in our online booking form! 

Here's what you'll get:

  • Professional, family-friendly, entertainment by one of the largest and most sought of belly dance troupes in New Zealand/Australia
  • Friendly, fast and efficient communication leading up to your event
  • Our award-winning entertainers wear the best genuine Egyptian and Turkish costumes covered in crystals and bling
  • Reliable performers, so you don't have to worry about a thing
  • We will discuss your needs and tailor-make the performance so that it is unique for your event, and can include audience interaction to get the party started
  • The chance to create an unforgettable night, blow your guests away and make guests-of-honour feel special!


"Candice was amazing! She performed at my husbands 60th birthday party where we had over 70 guests. We received so many awesome comments. She interacted with the guess and had the 60-80 year olds moving and shaking with her! Highly recommended." - Bronwyn Young

"Please thank all of your ladies from us, they were so professional, stunningly beautiful and were a great asset to the show." - Emma McLachlan, Sky City Client for Warriors NR

"Phoenix Belly Dancers were very well received and their performance was interesting and engaging. The audience interaction was fantastic! Thank you to Candice too for her very friendly and easy communication manner. The night was a great success." - Genevieve, Corporate Event

Our awards include:

• Best Nationwide Entertainment Company - People’s Choice Awards, Corporate Events and Wedding Guide (NZ)

• Trained by the Stars Award (Istanbul, Turkey)
• Winners of the Jambalaya Dance Festival Competition (NZ/Sydney)
• Belly Dance Evolution International Competition Winners (Los Angeles/Sydney)

• Viva Eclectika 2013 Asia Vision Cup (NZ)

Type of events we perform at:

  • Family Celebrations - Birthdays, Engagements, Weddings, Children's Parties (Princess Jasmine theme), Henna and Hen's Parties
  • Corporate Events - Christmas Functions, Awards Dinners, Team-Building
  • Public Events - Live Music, Festivals, Exhibitions,Theatre Shows, Sport Events, Restaurants

We are also available for charity events and fundraisers with a discount if you can provide a registered charity number and details about the fundraising cause.

Candice and the team also perform with fire props, and collaborate with other professional entertainers including Live Musicians, Fusion belly dance, as well as Henna Artists to create a full evening of entertainment, so please let us know if you'd like to organise a large performance evening with a variety of acts. We are proud to work with the high quality filming team at HAPfilm (, and highly recommend them for all of your event videography needs. 

Phoenix Professional Duet (filmed by HAPfilm)

Phoenix Troupe at an Arabic Wedding

Phoenix Troupe at a Corporate Event

Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park

Highlight Performances and our Happy Customers in Auckland, across New Zealand, and Internationally:

  • Samoa - Opeloge Orchestra Concert and Workshops
  • Istanbul, Tarazade Festival - Gala Shows and Workshops
  • Adelaide Belly Dance Festival
  • Palmerston North Belly Dance Festival
  • Dunedin KAZBAH International Music and Dance Festival
  • Brisbane & Sydney Bellyqueen: Journey Along the Silk Road, New York based theatre show and residency
  • Sky City
  • All Black, Julian Savea's Wedding
  • Apna TV
  • Paper Plus NZ
  • Chinese Business Women's Association
  • AJ Park Lawyers
  • Toyota India
  • WISE Collective - Women's Wellbeing Day
  • Bellydance Evolution, LA based theatre show
  • Silk Road Theatre Show
  • Viva Eclectika - Winners of the Asian Fusion dance cup
  • Pukana, Maori TV Show
  • Sydney Latin Dance Festival - special guest performers and teachers 
  • Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park 2012-2018
  • NZ Corporate Events People's Choice Awards: Winners
  • Tempo Dance Festival
  • Raju Srivastav - Comedy King Bollywood Event, Fiji 
  • NZ Girl Guides Party
  • Hoyts Film Convention, Hamilton
  • Jambalaya Dance Competition: Winners!!!
  • Maori TV Dance show, Kanikani Mai
  • Breakfast TV Show
  • Rugby World Cup Special - Mika's Aroha Mardi Gras & Japan Rugby Team Welcoming Ceremony
  • NZ Breakers Half-time Entertainment
  • Atif Aslam Concert, ASB Stadium, Auckland
  • InterACT Disability Arts Festival
  • Kai to Pie Exhibition at The Auckland Museum representing North African culture
  • The Royal New Zealand Airforce Orchestra Show
  • Fairfax MediaCorporate Award's, New Zealand
  • WITS University Graduation Dinner, South Africa

Phoenix Belly Dance is proudly endorsed by Wedding Guide NZ and Corporate Events Guide as a preferred supplier of entertainment for Hen's Parties, Weddings, Christmas Parties and Corporate Events!
Photo of Phoenix Belly Dance Performance Wedding Endorsement

Live Music Performance

Wedding Zeffah Performance

Restaurant Performance