Masters of Belly Dance, renowned for their expert dance artistry, prop
balancing, creativity, beauty,
humor, dynamism and professionalism, the Daughters of Rhea raise the art
of belly dance to new heights.
Melina is both belly dance artist and a circus aerialist who has toured in
the U.S. and around the globe with The Pickle Family Circus, Circus Flora
and The Wallenda Family Circus. She has performed for corporate events, fairs and festivals with her own
tented family circus show,
Cirque Passion. Her
family circus, co-founded with 5th-generation Czech circus star husband
Sacha Pavlata, features European-style circus artistry in an intimate
one-ring setting. Our inspiring, daring and elegant acts include
aerial silks, cloud swing, lyra (aerial hoop), unicycle, sword on dagger
balance, high wire, trapeze, juggling, clowning, Spanish web and more.
Visit Cirque Passion or call
781 893 2491 for more info or to book our tented circus show or individual
in Boston & Beyond.
Piper's Performance Schedule
in Baltimore & Beyond
in Athens, Greece & Beyond
BOOK A 5 STAR DAUGHTERS OF RHEA BELLY
DANCER TO MAKE YOUR EVENT A PHENOMENAL SUCCESS!
Melina, Sara & Panayiota
Daughters of Rhea Boston
Photo by A. Legge
"From the Four Seasons Hotel
to Boston's Wang Center, from the Ritz Carlton to the Taipei Arena,
from the European-style Circus Ring to the Baltimore Museum of Art theatre
stage, the Daughters of Rhea belly dancers are consummate
professionals: gorgeous, highly skilled practitioners of the dance, friendly and "outrageously entertaining.""
Melina sending out the Love
at Goddess Motion Concert in Singapore
Rhea with her sword up on YouTube! Watch a master at work!
Piper and Melina's Flamenco Fusion Duet
Photo by A. Perna courtesy of the Baltimore Sun.
Watch Via Streaming Video
Melina's January 2007 TV performance and interview on "To The Pointe" with
host Cinda Hill.
View new clips of Melina 's World-Class
Belly Dancing in
Athens on YouTube! Watch her
ONE OF A KIND sword
and dagger act!
If you would like to receive information about upcoming Daughters of Rhea classes and
Melina your contact info. We'd love to hear from you.
Piper performs Fatamorgana
Rhea with her well-trained sword up on YouTube! Watch a master at work!
Visit Melina's Cirque
Passion YouTube Channel.
Visit Piper's Daughters of Rhea
montage on YouTube.
Melina of Daughters of Rhea
Daughters of Rhea Arabian Nights Team featuring Melina, Sara and Panayiota
Portrait by Andrea Legge