Friday, July 19, 2013

Heartland MECDA Fall Workshop and Show

On November 2nd, Hallie Marie from Basharaat is going to teach two workshops for the Heartland MECDA Fall Workshop: Creating Combinations and Tribal Veil. Hallie is a fabulous instructor who describes and demonstrates her content clearly; she also provides valuable feedback. The classes and evening show will be in Wichita, Kansas.

Picture of Hallie Marie.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Shimmy for the Cure

Irie Tribal Dance Company is going to Shimmy for the Cure in 2013. This is their 3rd year raising money to help support breast cancer treatment and detection.

The show will be October 5, 2013 in Topeka, Kansas at 7:00 pm. The lineup of belly dancers includes: Irie, Basharaat, Whorlwinds, and JoyfulSquid TribalDance.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Zombie Belly Dance

Jewel in the Lotus is going to perform at the Lincoln Zombie Fest in Nebraska! There will be two different belly dance shows on July 26th and 27th for Human's Last Stand.

Picture from Jewel in the Lotus on facebook.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Minnesota Belly Dance Championship 2013

Belly dancers at the 2012 MN Renaissance Festival. Photo by Karnak.
The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is going to host the MN Belly Dance Championship again this year! The Silk Road weekend will be August 31, September 1-2, 2013. This weekend is a lot of fun because in addition to the regular attractions, there will be a lot of belly dance performances, live Middle Eastern music, and even free belly dance lessons.

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of the 2012 MN Belly Dance Championship with the announcer at the left.
Lebanese dancers at the MN Renaissance Festival in 2012.

The registration form is due August 15, 2013. Participants will get free admission to the fair.

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Sizzlin' Summer Shimmy Show

Asharah, On the Fringe Belly Dance, and many other talented belly dancers from the Midwest are going to perform at the Sizzlin' Summer Shimmy Show. The performance will be Saturday, July 13th at Sokol Auditorium in Omaha, Nebraska. The showcase begins at 8:00 pm, but the doors open at 7:00. Get there early for good seats. Tickets are $15 at the door.

Afterwards, there will be a dance party! Last year's dance party was a blast! Don't miss out on the fun this year. 

Monday, July 1, 2013

Health & Harmony Herb Festival

The Celestial Sisters are going to belly dance at the Health and Harmony Herb Festival in Stanton, Nebraska. The festival is Saturday, July 20, 2013. Admission is only $5, and children get in free. There will be a lot of fun things to do and see at this event!