USA Bellydance Queen competition

USA Belly Dance Queen 2010
Review by Carrie Konyha ©

Sept 18th 2010 commemorated the first ever “USA Belly Dance Queen” competition. This competition held at Wild Horse Pass Casino in Phoenix AZ, produced by the Arab American Association & rooted in a UNIQUE concept that is the first of its kind in USA.

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As much as we love our dance art, the fact remains that the level of discipline & practice required in order to attain a high level of mastery can sometimes become tiresome, painful, daunting & uninteresting. Needless to say, maintaining high levels of motivation is a challenge that all dancers face at one time or another.

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Theatrical bellydance (part 1)

As the art of bellydance continues to grow in popularity, it is finding its way into more & more theatrical settings & is making it mark as a legitimate theatrical dance form.  More dance companies than ever before are now producing full theatrical bellydance shows complete with casts of characters, story lines & drama.

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Gaining the most from your workshop experience

© Carrie Konyha,

There are lots of great bellydance events happening throughout the country now and many of are taking advantage of the many fabulous workshops they each have to offer.  Being well prepared will assure you gain the most out of your workshop experiences. Here are some tips to consider.

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