Want to learn more about bellydancing?
Here are some great links for everything bellydance related, like costumes, information, and the basics of dancing.
Alexia's Belly Dance and Beyond
Also known as our teacher, Kim Leary
Website of a Raks O alum!
Ashara Modern Bellydance
Website of another one of our alums
Rachel Brice's online bellydance school
Bellydance teacher and legacy of revolutionary bellydancer Jamila Salimpour
Fat Chance Belly Dance
American Tribal Style Bellydance Studio that has great information on technique and sells beautiful costumes as well
L Rose Designs
Wonderful bellydance costume company with custom made designs
Known for their zills (finger cymbals), this site also has Egyptian bellydance costumes
Rakkasah Middle Eastern Dance Festivals
The largest middle eastern dance festival in the United States is held in New Jersey in October and California in March. Master dance instructors hold workshops and many vendors from around the world sell their wares.
IAMED - International Academy of Middle Eastern Dance
This international association of belly dancers, instructors, choreographers and musicians is dedicated to promoting the art of belly dance
World Dance New York
Offers a variety of bellydance workout videos
A wealth of information on everything belly dance--costuming, music, technique, other Internet links and one of the most comprehensive dance instructor directories on the Web.