PERFORMER & FACILITATOR
Born and bred in France, dance artist Mélissa Liandouzi AKA Mélissa B is a versatile and exceptional performer and dance teacher. In 2000, she began her training Hip Hop and joined the Dirty South Crew in Marseille.
Mélissa works between France, London and seeks across the world to acquire knowledge from international teachers. She has trained in multiple dance styles for over a decade, performing, choreographing for music videos, live works and corporate events. She specializes in Hip Hop, House, Hustle, Waacking and more recently is now a certified Brazilian Zouk dance instructor, having been trained by Alex de Carvalho in 2019. She offers an extensive programme of these classes currently in Marseille.
Her artistic work explores themes of authenticity, empowerment, freedom, heritage, social movements, mysticism, sorority, spiritualism and the soul. In 2020, Melissa founded We Rise, a dance organisation to develop these fundamental core ideas and dance cultures.