9th World Belly Dance Day

9th World Belly Dance Day

It’s that time of year again. As we finalize our preparations for our 9th Annual World Belly Dance Day Celebration. Each year we strive to bring you something a little different! This year is no exception. We are partnering with Bonamia Restaurant in Walker...
Music Selection

Music Selection

Creating music for your class takes time and patience, we follow a formula to both educate and make the CD fun to listen too. Once Melanie and I have finalized the syllabus for the year, I start with each class’s CD. Firstly I find warmup music. I look for music that...
Shahrzad Durban 2018

Shahrzad Durban 2018

The lovely Senta from Maya Company in Durban invited Shahrzad and Marshall to be her guest for the end of May 2018. We hopped onto a plane and jetted off to learn from these amazing performers. Between us we attended all Shahrzad and Marshall’s workshops, they...
World Belly Dance 2018

World Belly Dance 2018

We work so hard preparing for a show and in a blink of an eye, it’s over. It was our 8th Annual World Belly Dance Show this last weekend. With so many people helping us make a success of the show! I thought it fitting to write a blog to thank all those people...
Questions

Questions

So often your block to starting something new is not knowing what to expect. I sent out a quick survey and asked the ladies what “Questions” would be best answered for those ladies who are uncertain about “Oriental Belly Dance”. The top...
World Belly Dance Day

World Belly Dance Day

Zahra’s has upheld the time-honored tradition of World Belly Dance Day since our studio founder put on our first May show back in 2010. World Belly Dance Day is celebrated globally every 2nd Saturday of May. The aim is to bring together dance studio’s...