Live to Dance

Unsuk (Susan Goelz) is a Middle Eastern dance professional performer and instructor  who has studied Egyptian Raks Sharki, Tribal Fusion, ATS (American Tribal Style), Khaleeji, Debke, Saidi and Korean Traditional Fan Dance.

She has held a lifelong passion for dance and has studied with  many reputable teachers in the Pittsburgh area as well as taken numerous seminars with many of the world’s most popular belly dance master instructors,

 including  Raqia Hassan,  Dina, Leila Farid, Karim Nagi, Mohamed Shahin, Aladin El Kloy, Atef Hassan, Virginia Mendez, Tamalyn Dallal,  Zahra Zuhair,  Amar Garmal, Sadie Marquardt,  Sabah,  Iva Cernic,  Rachel Brice, Joe Jake,  Mardie Love,  Zill Parker,  Amy Sigil(unmata),  Carollena Nericho,  Kami Liddle,  Artmis Mourat, Gigi Dilsah, Ava Fleming,  Hannah Romanowsky,  Ruby Beh, Shahrzad, Melia Delapenia,  Lisa Zahiya,  Sherena Hendrix, Mariah,  Agela,  Velizan and more...

Unsuk enjoys performing as often as possible. When she is not studying or performing, she also enjoys designing and creating belly dance costumes. Her passion for belly dancing has given her the desire to teach others what she has learned as well.

She teaches weekly classes in Pittsburgh, and she is a certified instructor of Sherena's Hip Curve Program.