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ROBD Studio - Danza Del Ventre

Classes Taught at the ROBD Studio are composed of many different styles: Middle Eastern routines, Modern, Fusions, Bollywood, as well as folkloric dances of Oriental world and much more! They are taught to take a student from a beginner level to an advanced dancer.

ROBD Studio teaches the fundamentals of Belly Dance. We help new, intermediate and advanced students reach new levels of learning and achievements. We are located in the county of San Diego within the city of Chula Vista. Our studio is located in the Eastlake area.


Nataliya Saborio Professional Belly Dancer and Studio Director

Nataliya founded ROBD Studio in 2011. She is an international award-winning performer, instructor, choreographer, and event producer.

She started her career in dance at the age of six with a solid foundation in the art of ballet and folklore routines.

In the Summer of 2004, Nataliya was introduced to Oriental dance. Soon after, she joined Irina Shaporenko School of Oriental Dance in Eastern Ukraine. It is there where she received her profound training and discipline within the dance.

Over the years she grew into a well-rounded dancer, successfully competed, and winning competitions in Ukraine. She participated in multiple international and USA shows and events Her favorite dance styles include Egyptian Raqs Sharqi and Folklore.

In 2011 ROBD Studio was established in Chula Vista, Eastlake. The studio quickly grew and became successful by offering a variety of belly dance classes, workshops, presentations, and productions.

The studio grew as a recognized industry leader in teaching Raqs Sharqi, Egyptian, and Non-Egyptian Folklore, Fusion Belly Dance, as well as Body Ballet Fitness programs focusing on strengthening and cardio.

Nataliya's unique teaching style allows her students to successfully perform and compete within the USA with beautiful choreographies taught by Nataliya.

ROBD Studio Productions creates space for student annual recitals and eye-catching monthly shows for both the local audience and virtual audiences from around the world.

Nataliya welcomes all lovers of Middle Eastern dance to her studio to share space in the spirit of dance.

Nataliya speaks English and Russian.

Meet Ana Castro - Belly Dance Instructor

Ana Castro ROBD Belly Dance InstructorAna Castro is a certified dance instructor at ROBD Studios. 

Please, meet Ana Castro, “Beginning Belly Dance” and Belly Dance Group Improvisation ROBD studio instructor!

Ana began her belly dance training in 2008 and has studied many styles: Raqs Sharki with Nataliya, American Tribal Style®, Classic American Orientale, and BlackSheep Belly Dance. As a solo performer, Ana is a Fusion Belly Dancer drawing on her extensive training among these styles for performances that are inviting, creative, and quite often improvised!

Ana’s accomplishments include:

  • Gypsy Caravan, Teacher Training Level One (2014) and Collective Soul Certified Level 2 (2016)
  • Veda Sereem’s Quality of Belly Dancing, Level V and Teaching License (2016)
  • General Skills for American Tribal Style® (2018)
  • BlackSheep BellyDance Levels 1-3 and Teaching Certification (2018)

In 2019 Ana became a teacher for ROBD where she teaches Beginning Belly Dance Technique and Belly Dance Group Improv. She strives to offer classes where people feel welcome and supported to grow as dancers while having fun in the process!

Ana speaks English and Spanish.

Meet Maribel Rosales - Adult Ballet Instructor:

Maribel started dancing in 1988 at Chula Vista High School's Creative and Performing Arts Program. She continues to dance and has also performed and choreographed at Southwestern College.

Maribel taught choreography and dance basics to elementary school students as a teacher in the visual and performing arts program at Mendoza Elementary School for seven years. She danced at Academy of Performing Arts in San Diego and Grossmont College, as well as participated in Dance and Movement workshops for Educators at Chapman University and San Diego State University.

She is Certified in Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT).

Maribel dance styles:

  • Ballet
  • Lyrical
  • Jazz
  • Modern
  • Tap
  • Belly dance
  • Musical theater.

Maribel speaks English and Spanish.

    She enjoys all genres of dance and loves lyrical and ballet the most. She is very excited to teach ballet technique and barre.

      Studio Location:
      Chula Vista, California Studio
      871 Harold Place Suite 201
      Chula Vista, CA 91914

      Phone Number
      (619) 816-2461

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