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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.
Learn to identify and recognize by sound and sight several different musical instruments used commonly in the Middle East:
This mini-documentary on bellydance was on Current TV last night. Thougth Id share it with you all as it seems that bellydance is only gaining in popularity! Continue reading
Professional bellydancers make the art look effortless & easy but anyone whose ever dabbled in bellydance knows that it is a challenge! They say that it takes 10 years of study in any dance art to become a ‘dancer’ and 25 years to become a master. Bellydance is no exception! Continue reading
Men perform Middle Eastern dances too. heres a few video clips to check out… Continue reading
The art of bellydance is comprised of what can actually be seen as being a collection of dances that are combined using a standard format to create full dance routines. Below is a guideline for creating dance routines in the traditional form of solo bellydance shows. Continue reading
Controlled, elegant, refined and often includes some ballet. Muscular control is emphasized and movements are contained, controlled and internalized. Continue reading
Welcome to my Bellydance Tips blog space! Ill be posting lots of helpful information for students of bellydance and tips on teaching and performing. Stay tuned!!!