Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Shimmy School with Magdalena Christina

(Photo from the Back to Shimmy School facebook event page.)
Magdalena Christina is going to teach a seven-week belly dance course in Omaha, NE. The classes begin September 14th and last from 7:45-8:45 pm each Tuesday. Preregister so the session is only $50!

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Last Week of Belly Dance Artwork

(Hip Circle by Klaire B. L. Pearson.)
The "Women of Mystery" belly dance art exhibition will close this Friday, July 30th. The show is at the Silver of Oz in Omaha, NE, and some of the artworks are still available for sale. Stop by to take a look or make a purchase. These paintings, drawings, and prints are great for decorating a dance studio or giving as a gift to a belly dancer.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Cane, Drum, and Zill Workshop

On Saturday, September 11th, there is going to be a Cane, Drum, and Zill Workshop with a Hafla/Drum Circle in Omaha, NE. Siham Ali will teach a cane choreography from 12:00-1:45 pm, and Masani Azura will teach zill and drum rhythms from 2:00-4:00 pm. At 5:00 pm, there will be a hafla that includes a buffet dinner. Mail-in registration ends September 4th.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

August 7th Dance N' Drum

The Lotus Dancers Dance N’ Drum Circle is going to be August 7th at the Juba Restaurant and CafĂ© in Omaha, NE. The festivities begin at 7:00 pm.

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Liquid Hip Therapy Summer Special

Liquid Hip Therapy in Sioux Falls, SD is offering a 6 class punch card for only $50. The punch card can be used in all Liquid Hip Therapy class.

There are two classes on Wednesday. Belly Dance Fitness is at 6:30 pm and Fusion Belly Dance is at 8:30 pm. On Sundays, Belly Dance Fitness is at 5:00 pm and Belly Dance Boot Camp is at 6:00 pm.

(Liquid Hip Therapy at the 2010 Siouxland Renaissance Faire. Photo by Karnak.)

Saturday, July 17, 2010

July Workshops with Sanat Halck

Sanat Halck from Omaha is offering many workshops this summer. On July 24th, there are three classes. Introduction to Cane and Cane Combinations is at 9:00 am, Putting a Drum Solo Together is at 11:00 am, and How to Build a Choreography is at 2:00 pm. Each class is $25, but all three are only $60. The classes are at Motion 41 Dance, 2918 S 125th Ave, Omaha.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Wild Wednesday

On Wednesday, July 21st, the Lincoln Children's Zoo will have belly dancers. The Wild Wednesday activities will take place between 5:00-8:00 pm at the zoo in Lincoln, NE.

Troupe Sicorae will perform at 6:15, and Basharaat will be there too.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

$105 for Kajira's Workshop

Registration for Kajira’s Tribal Belly Dance Workshop in Sioux City, IA is still open, but now the cost is $105. The class is Saturday, August 14th lasts from 10:30-4:30pm. Call Connie at 712-224-9642 to register for this amazing opportunity to learn Tribal belly dance from a nationally known instructor. Register before the price increases again.

July Open House in Bellevue

On Saturday, July 31st, Bedouin Star is hosting an Open House. The festivities begin at 10:00 am and end at 2:00 pm. There will be trial classes, prizes, and registration specials.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Sword Dance Belly Dance Choreography with Isis

A ten week sword class will be taught by Isis at the Bedouin Star Studio in Bellevue, NE. This class begins July 22 and ends September 23. The class will meet each Thursday at 7:30 pm. Only experienced dancers may enroll in this course.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Belly Dance with Hallie Marie

A new belly dance session at the Conservatory of Contemporary Dance in the Five Willows begins on July 15. Classes will be on Thursdays at 7:00 pm and will be taught by Hallie Marie.

Friday, July 9, 2010

Bedouin Star at OSFEST

Bedouin Star will be at OSFEST this year to teach two workshop classes on July 25. Belly Dance to Techno Music is at noon, and How to Dress Like a Real Belly Dancer is at 2:00 pm.