Nikki & her husband Neil took over the organisation and running of the Celebrating Dance Festival in 2016, increasing the emphasis on live music and drumming, as both are keen amateur drummers.
Originally from the North East, Nikki Livermore is an enthusiastic and vivacious JWAAD trained Teacher & performer of Arabic dance, who is now located in Somerset..
Nikki has taught and performed throughout the UK, at most of the UK’s major dance festivals, including Glastonbury Festival, The London Fantasia, and Majma.
Nikki loves performing at events, parties, weddings, and for many years danced in Oxford’s most prestigious restaurant “Du Liban”. It was at” Du Liban”, that Nikki met musician John Sleiman, whom she has worked with for many years. Together, Nikki & John teach workshops, at Festivals, in schools and at corporate team building days. They often team up at events to do performances together.
Nikki who is also a qualified Nurse, Fitness Instructor and Health Visitor believes completely in the holistic health benefits of bellydance, both physically and emotionally, and has taught dance to post natal women in her role as a Health Visitor, to promote emotional health & wellbeing. Nikki organises a very popular annual Summer hafla in Minehead, and for 10 years organised the Oxford Bellydance Bonanza, until relocating to Somerset.
Nikki is available to teach workshops and as a performer throughout the UK and abroad. Email Nikki for more information – firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone her on 07400 228722.