Draconis is a sought-after instructor for fusion belly dance technique, due to his accessible teaching methods, enduring positivity, and periodized training programs! Through thoughtful breakdown, drills, resistance-assisted exercises, and body conditioning, Draconis can help any dancer fine tune their mind-muscle connection and bring out the most of every movement.


Instructor Resume

  • Headliner: Dallas School of Burlesque, "Sensual Belly Dance for Burly Dancers"

  • Headliner: Girls Room, "Bring Your Sexy Back"

  • Guest Instructor: Ya Halla, Y’all 2014, “Dancing with Dubstep”

  • Guest Instructor: Austin Belly Dance Convention 2015 & 2016, “Trappings of Tribal”, “Eclectic Fusion Combos”

  • Headliner: Belly Dancer of the Year Pageant 2015, “Eclectic Fusion Drum Solo”

  • Guest Instructor: Las Vegas Belly Dance Intensive 2015 & 2016, “Eclectic Fusion Combos”, “Twerkshop”

  • Featured Instructor: Hawaii Belly Dance Convention 2015, “Musicality and Syncopation”

  • Guest Instructor: 3rd Coast Tribal 2016, “Twerkshop”

  • Headliner: Wild Sky Tribal 2016, "Performance Aesthetics", "Fluidity & Isolations"

  • Guest Instructor: Austin Belly Dance Convention 2016, "Intro to Eclectic Fusion"

  • Headliner: Rockport Raqs 2016, "Twerkshop", "Eclectic Fusion Combos"

  • Headliner: Texas Queerlesque Festival 2016, "NB Performer's Survival Guide"

  • Featured Instructor: Migrations 2017, "Twerkshop", "Powerful Movements"

  • Featured Instructor: East Coast Classic 2017, "Eclectic Fusion: Explosive Track", "Twerkshop"

  • Guest Instructor: TribalCon 2017, "NB Performer lecture"

  • Guest Instructor: Bayou Belly Festivale 2017, "Powerful Layers"

  • Featured Instructor: Phoenix Rising Dance Fest 2017, "Powerful Layers" "Eclectic Fusion Combos" "Stage Hair and Makeup"

  • Featured Instructor: Migrations 2018, "Trans and Nonbinary Performer Survival Guide" "Eclectic Fusion Combos" "Powerful Layers

  • Headliner: ABS Fest 2018, "Eclectic Fusion Combos"

  • Featured Instructor: Bayou Belly 2018, "Eclectic Fusion Combos"

 

• Highlights

  • 1st Place 2014, Tribal Soloist of the Year

  • -1st Place 2014, Tribal Soloist Mx Congeniality Award

  • 1st Place 2014, Tribal Ensemble of the Year with Pomegranate Vibrato

  • 1st Place Ya Halla 2013, Tribal Pro

  • 1st Place Ya Halla 2011, Rising Star

  • 1st Place Shimmy Showdown Star and Crowd Favorite, 2012

  • 1st Place Ya Halla 2012 Fusion Duet

  • 2nd Place Mr Rakstar, 2012

  • 2nd Runner Up SYTYC Belly Dance, Las Vegas 2014

  • Official cast member for Confessions of a Belly Dancer tour.

  • Former member of Whiskey Tongue Burlesque troupe

  • Member of Mustache Envy queerlesque troupe.

  • Choreographer for Eclectik Electrik and Salty Lady Burlesque

• In the Media •


• Transition •

Short biography of my transition as a dancer.