information and links to local teachers in alphabetical order:
Abu Zouz is a fantastic drummer providing instruction and entertainment through the sights and sounds of Middle Eastern Music and Dance. Visit www.mytaqsim.com for more information!
Asali is a wonderful dancer who has performed at many local
events and restaurants. She is a great performer and enjoys dancing
at special occasions and teaching private lessons. She is located
in Gastonia area. Please contact her at email@example.com
You may also visit this link
to learn more about Asali.
Cynthia Gibas offers classes a t the World Dance Center in East Charlotte & at the UNCC Student Activity Center Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (704) 491-4359
HippsBellyDance Tribal Fusion Style BellyDance "Find YOUR Inner Goddess" Contact Mizara at 704-840-2183, visiti www.hippsbellydance.com or email email@example.com
Iona of Lotus
Dance Studio, where the spirit of dance blooms, offers multiple
weekly classes in the Ballantyne area, hosting belly dance
instructional classes, group lessons and private
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information!
Kiyya has been Belly Dancing for over 12 years and is from the San Francisco area
where she performed with an award-winning dance troupe for over
7 years. Please contact her for individual or group lessons or for
performances at Kiyya@aol.com.
Maysameh offers full instruction for all levels mainly
in Egyptian ancient, classical, modern and folkloric style belly
dance. Through her web site Rhythmic
Essence you can read more about her, see video performances
and learn about any upcoming performances. She is currently offering
classes at 103 North Main Avenue Newton, NC 28658.
Naima is a fabulous dancer/instructor who performs regularly
in restaurants, workshops and many other events. She is currently
offering classes in the uptown and Midwood
area. Please visit Naima's web site, Raks
Sultana for more information or email her at email@example.com
is a multifaceted teacher/dancer who brings warmth, excitement, power and playfulness to every performance.
Please contact her for individual, group lessons or for
Perizada is a versatile performer, she specializes in Turkish, Romani
(Gypsy), and Spanish Zambra styles, and also offers snake dances.
Perizada teaches privately and offers lessons to individuals and
small groups. You may reach her at 704-241-2712. Her web site is
and she is a featured entertainer on www.startaparty.com
Pyramid Road , a local based event organizer, bringing featured instructors to the Charlotte area www.pyramidroad.com
Sarah is a Certified FCBD Instructor and has a FCBD sister studio located here in Charlotte!
Dance, Community, Love... it's what they are all about!
www.en-trancebellydance.com for more details!
Shibar specializes in Turkish dance offering private instruction and workshops. Please see her web site www.mozuna.com where she invites you to experience and appreciate the ancient Art of Oriental Dance! Contact 704-753-4166
Sholeh Dancers is a multifaceted dance troupe formed in 2007, specializing in events, restaurants and private and semi-private lessons. Please contact them at Sholeh for more information!
Terah and Basimah "Balancing strength and beauty, nurturing spirit, mind,
and body through belly dance and yoga". Classes are located in the Indian Trail area. Please contact Sharon
at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-905-9558 or visit her site at Moonlight
Yasmine has many years of combined experience in western
dance training, Middle Eastern Dance, performance and instruction.
She is a featured performer at several
area restaurants and is a popular performer at such
as the Carolina Renaissance Festival. Contact Yasmine at
for private and group instruction.
Zarifa has been teaching and performing professionally since
1975. Zarifa currently
teaches Oriental Dance Classes near Uptown Charlotte. She is a featured
performer at several area restaurants and is a popular performer
at special events. She may be reached at (704)643-7149 or please visit her web site at zarifa-raks-sharki.com