Friday, December 30, 2011

NYE in Omaha and Lincoln

If you’re looking for some belly dancing fun on New Year’s Eve for 2011, you’ll need to head to Omaha or Lincoln, Nebraska. In Omaha, Zoya & Briska will perform at the Greek Islands Restaurant at 7:30 and 8:30 pm. In Lincoln, Ashiya, Nysa, and Zareen will dance at The Parthenon Restaurant at 7:00 pm. Live music by Orkestra Majstori.

January Dance Lessons in Bellevue

Checkout the Bedouin Star class schedule for the New Year in Bellevue, Nebraska. New sessions begin in January, 2012. Classes include: Tribal Style Belly Dance Level I: Foundation Basics, Tribal Style Belly Dance Level II: Major Moves and Floor Patterns, Cabaret Style Belly Dance, Hula Inspired Movement for Beginners (A'uana), Hula Inspired Movement for Beginners (Kahiko), Small Group Choreography, Large Group Choreography, Bollywood Choreography, Hula Hoop Dance Choreography, and Costuming, Crafting, Beading, and Sewing.
Visit the Bedouin Star website for days, times, costs, and other information. 

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Sioux Falls 2012 Dance Lessons

(Liquid Hip Therapy at Siouxland Renaissance Festival. Photo from their fan page.)

Try a belly dance class in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Liquid Hip Therapy is a performance troupe that has several talented dance instructors. The classes on Mondays and Wednesdays at Dance! Ballroom & Studio, Oak Ridge Plaza, 1200 E. 57th, Sioux Falls, SD.
The 2012 schedule begins on Wednesday, January 4th at 6:30 and 8:30 pm and Sunday, January 8th at 5:00 pm. Belly Dance Bootcamp resumes on Sunday, January 15th at 6:00 pm.
Visit the Liquid Hip Therapy website, fan page, or call 605-366-6834 for more information.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

2012 NBDS Tickets

Tickets for the 2012 Nebraska Belly Dance Spectacular are on sale now through Ticket Omaha! The show this year is “Dancing Down the Silk Road.” The performance will be March 3rd at 8:00 pm at the Holland Performing Arts Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Middle Eastern dinner will also be served and pre-orders are available now.

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Belly Dance and Drum Circle 12/29/11

On Thursday, December 29th, there will be a belly dance drum circle at Marrakech Gourmet Restaurant. The party starts at 7:00 pm at 502 N 33rd St, Omaha, NE. For more information contact: (402) 658-4978 or email.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Shira's Belly Dance Lecture Extravaganza in Iowa City, Iowa

On Saturday, January 28th, Shira is going to present several of her lectures in Iowa City, IA.
At 10:00, the lecture is “Egyptian Dance: Evolution of an Art Form, Part 1.” “Egyptian Dance: Evolution of an Art Form, Part 2” is at 12:30. The two lectures together cost $30. “Oriental Dance: Egypt’s Shameful Profession” is at 2:15 and costs $20. At 5:15, “Dance in Egyptian Cinema” will be presented and costs $20. All of the lectures costs only $40, but space is limited. Visit the facebook event page for more information.