was founded in 2017 by Kayla Borsari and Kelsey Betancourt.
Nocturna is based in Los Angeles, and provides live entertainment for events.
Nocturna Entertainment is an international nightlife performance company. We provide entertainment for private parties, weddings, birthdays, bar and bat mitzvahs, corporate and red carpet events, premieres, clubs, cabaret style shows and more. We also provide aerialists, fire dancers, go-go dancers and candy/cigarette girls.
Our well-rounded team of dancers will provide the perfect show to impress your guests at any event. We specialize in jazz, belly dance, burlesque, hip hop, and salsa, as well as other international styles. We can match almost any theme or create a custom show based on the needs of your event. Our stunning dancers will heighten the energy and enhance any experience with an unforgettable performance.
Kayla, a native of Southbury Connecticut, entered the competitive world of dance at the age of 5. She is well versed in all styles of dance, as she grew up training in diverse creative atmospheres. During her years as a competitive dancer, Kayla received over 40 1st place overall and national title recognitions. Her passion for dance and choreography led her to attend The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Performance.
After her college graduation in 2013, Kayla made teaching and choreographing throughout the tri-state area her full time job. She won choreography awards at competitions such as National Dance Showcase and Star Power’s National Finals.
In 2014, Kayla relocated to Los Angeles. Since then, she’s worked for five professional dance companies, performed in plays, in addition to other dance and acting commercial work. Kayla appeared in the “Champagne” Music Video by Charisse Mills feat. French Montana, Universal Records’ Sossee Sarkisian’s music video, and Suzy and Lifeguards video “Casanova”. Kayla’s had the privilege of dancing at venues such at the Staples Center and Madison Square Garden for “Plan B y Amigos” as well as SBS network’s annual Megaton Mundial de Polito Vega with headliners Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull. Kayla danced and choreographed for Los Angeles based company, LA Unbound for 2 seasons. She is also a member of Jason Janas’ professional tap company Co.mmit. Co.Mmit debuted in their very own 25 Live Show at Dancerpalooza in 2017. The company opened Jason’s self choreographed and directed show “Unvery’d” in July 2018 which they also performed at the American Tap Festival in San Diego.
Kayla teaches at different studios in LA including Elite Dance and Performing Arts Center, Los Angeles Dance Academy, and Gaari Dance Studio. Kayla is thrilled to be able to do what she’s most passionate about and hopes to continue to share her artistry with the world.
Kelsey began her dance training as a teenager, nearly 10 years ago in Los Angeles, CA, where she currently resides. She has trained in American Cabaret and Egyptian style bellydance, as well as various folkloric dances such as Saidi and Khaligi with notable dancers such as Jenna of DanceGardenLA, Zahra Zuhair, and Helena Vlahos.
Kelsey was asked to perform in the evening gala show at Oasis Dance Magic, an event produced by Fahtiem, the opening night show of Cairo ShimmyQuake, Mandala Dancework’s Evening of Middle Eastern Dance Show, and the gala show of the Las Vegas Bellydance Intensive.
Kelsey has performed at clubs and venues across Los Angeles in both solo and group shows, for weddings, birthday parties, corporate events and more. She currently dances in solo shows and with Nocturna Entertainment.
Working with bellydancers from Los Angeles and beyond, Kelsey creates and performs fun and exciting shows for clients looking for an unforgettable event experience and meticulous, trained bellydance artists.