Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Nebraskan New Year's Eve

The Athenian Dancers are performing at the Greek Islands in Omaha, NE on New Year’s Eve at 7:00 and 8:00 pm.

Ashiya and Naadjidah are performing at the Parthenon Restaurant in Lincoln, NE.

Saturday, December 26, 2009

Fa-La-La Hafla Cancelled

Due to the snow, the Fa-La-La Hafla in Omaha is cancelled for tonight.

Stay home and keep warm!

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Many New Classes with Della in Omaha

(Della performing in a duet in 2009 at a Renaissance Faire in Omaha. Photo by Karnak.)

Della has many new classes starting between January 3rd and 7th in Omaha, NE!

Mixed-Level is on Sundays from 7:30-8:30 pm.
Beginning Belly Dance is on Tuesdays from 1:00-2:00 pm.
Belly Dance Workout is on Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm.
Intermediate/Advanced is on Tuesdays from 6:45-7:45 pm.
Beginning Belly Dance is also on Tuesdays from 8:00-9:00 pm.
Beginning/Intermediate is on Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 pm.
Tribal Style: Intermediate/Advanced is on Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 pm.
Tribal Style: Mixed-Level is on Thursdays from 7:30-8:30 pm.

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Bedouin Star Grand Opening

(Image from the Bedouin Star website.)

Bedouin Star is celebrating their grand opening in Bellevue, NE sometime in the future. The opening is postponed due to the weather. The festivities will last from 10:00-4:00 pm. There will be performances, a free sample class, and cake! Visit the Bedouin Star website for more detailed information.

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Metamorphosis Classes

Vickie offers many belly dance classes at her Metamorphosis studio in Omaha, NE. The new session of classes begins January 2nd. The cost is $40 for 4 classes or $15 per class.

Belly Dance Workout is on Mondays 10:30-11:30 AM and Saturdays 11:30-12:30 PM
Beginning classes are Tuesdays 6:30-7:30 PM and Saturdays 9:30-10:30 AM
Intermediate classes are Tuesdays 8:00-9:00 PM
Advanced classes are Saturdays 9:30-10:30 AM
Poi spinning classes are Saturdays 12:00-12:45 PM

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Bedouin Star Choreography Collaboration

In order to keep dancers motivated over the holidays, Bedouin Star is hosting a Choreography Collaboration. The rules are simple. Make a video of yourself including a set of certain dance moves, put it on YouTube, and send the link to Isis. There are no prizes, but you do get to show off your moves!

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Third Northland Belly Dance Forum

(Image from the Northland Belly Dance Forum website.)

The Northland Belly Dance Forum in Minneapolis, MN is going to be April 9th, 10th, and 11th. The first night is the Amateur Belly Dance Contest, and the classes and shopping will take place on Saturday and Sunday. The presenter show is Saturday night. The instructors for 2010 include Aziza, Aliyah, Julianna, Khalila, and Mirah Ammal.

The cheapest registration date is December 15th, but the last day to register is February 15th. The last day to register for the contest is January 20th.

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Fa-La-La Hafla

Cancelled due to the weather!

(Poster from the Raqs Awn website.)

Saturday, December 26th, Raqs Awn, Della, Vickie Hughes, and others are going to perform at the Fa-La-La Hafla! The show begins at 7:00 at the P. S. Collective in Omaha, NE. Alex Mohr is going to be drumming, so get ready for open dancing!

The show is a benefit for the Lukemia and Lymphoma Society of Omaha. Admission is only $10.

Monday, December 7, 2009

Photos from 2009 Riverssance

Photographer Tani Russell took some amazing photos of the Desert Angels belly dance troupe at the 2009 Sioux City Riverssance Festival. She has five of them posted on her website. You need to click on "Events" on the bottom left hand side to see the pictures.