January 14 - Online Registration
starting at 9am PST
January 27 - Richmond, CA
"DANCES FOR THE WINTER MOON" - A Mid-Winter Workshop Extravaganza
Workshops and Evening Show
All workshops, a delicious
lunch and show, $80 in advance, $95 after January 5.
Workshops run from 9:45am - 5:15pm.
Workshop Instructors: Khajulah, San Jose, CA - Sharifa, Walnut Creek, CA
- Sandra, Mt. View, CA - Ahava, Berkeley, CA - WildCardBellyDance,
Rohnert Park, CA - Denise Mannion, Mt. Shasta, CA
Show starts at 6:30pm, if you
are coming to see the show only it's only $8.00!!!
Featuring the live music of Pangia!! Workshop instructors will perform
and all workshop participants are invited to perform in the show. There
will be limited spaces for dancing with Pangia so let us know soon if
you want to do that. If you are dancing to your own cd music - solo,
duet & trio's get 7 minutes, troupes of 4 or more get 15 minutes.
Workshops and Evening Show at
the Temple Beth Hillel, 801 Park Central, Richmond, CA
There will be vendors at workshops and the show!
April 12-15 - Concord, CA
Rakkasah West 2018
2 stages in a lovely clean building and
plenty of free safe parking.
Workshops Thursday April 12 - Sunday April
Our Instructor Staff: Alma, Sunnyvale, CA - Ava Fleming, Phoenix, AZ -
Fahtiem, Los Angelas, CA - Leila Haddad, PAris, France - Ma'Shuqa Mira
Murjan, Los Gatos, CA - Naheda - Germany - Reda Darwish, CA - Terrianne
Gutierrez, Petaluma, CA - Tim Bolling, Oakland, CA - WildCard BellyDance,
Rio Nido, CA
Classes and Festival will be held at:
Centre Concord: 5298 Clayton Road, Concord, CA
Friday April 13 - 7pm to 11pm - $15
Saturday April 14 – 12noon – 10pm - $18
Sunday April 15 - 12noon - 7pm - $18
May 26-27 - Walnut Creek and Orinda
Belly Dancer of the Year
Workshop and Competition
Saturday May 26
11am - 2:30pm: Workshop Featuring Kata Maya, 2017 Belly Dancer of the
5:30pm: Doors open for shopping
6:30pm - 10pm: Belly Dancer of the Year Preliminaries
Sunday May 27
11:30am: Door open for shopping
12:30pm - 4:30pm: Duet, Fusion Dancer, Fusion Troupe, Grand Dancer, and
6:30pm: Door open for shopping and socializing
7:30pm - 9:30pm: Belly Dancer of the Year Live Music Finals Featuring
Contest Location |
Orinda Library Auditorium: 26 Orinda Way,
Workshop Location | 1235
Boulevard Way, Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Nothing at this time....
Please double check these, as some my not be
(unless reschedule for holidays, etc)*
has been playing old world rhythms since 1996
$30 per month;
$20 per class drop in
calender of classes
Tannourine First Fridays
Starting May 2nd and on First Friday of Every Month After That
All NEW Monthly Arabic Live Music & Belly
Dancing Parties at the Tannourine Restaurant, San Mateo. Bellydancer
Showcase, beginning at 8:30 pm. Dancers, please contact Leyla Lanty by
email if you want to sign up to perform.
Starring the Sensational Singer ~ Khalil Abboud
Live Music by Nazir Latouf ~ ‘oud, vocal
Younes el Makboul ~ violin, vocal
Faisal Zedan ~ drum
Tannourine: 120 W. 25th Ave., San Mateo
Reservations ~ 650-638-1960
$10 Cover + $15 Minimum for all non-performing guests
First Fridays at Tannourine Restaurant 120 W. 25th Ave., San Mateo
Open Stage Dancing to Live Music by Khalil Abboud, Tony Lammam, Mohammad
Amin, Younes Maqbul
Sign up by contacting Leyla Lanty on Facebook or
Reservations recommended ~ 650-638-1960 $15 Cover /$30 minimum
Marrakech Restaurant - San Francisco
Monthly Arabic Live Music & Belly Dancing Parties at the Marrakech
First Sunday of Every Month
Open Stage Belly Dancing. Dancers: Contact Leyla Lanty to sign up or
to get more info. We welcome all dancers! If you don't dance but want to
watch a first class showcase, be sure to come join in the fun!
Shows start at 8:00 p.m.
Marrakech Restaurant: 419 O’Farrell St., San Francisco
$10 Cover Charge for all but performers.
Thursdays with Stasha:
Tanjia Moroccan Restaurant
4905 Telegraph Ave @ 49th, Oakland reservations: 510-653-8691
First Friday of Every Month - San Mateo
PERFORMANCES and PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES!
Enjoy a night of star-studded dance the
first Friday of every month.
120 W. 25th Ave @ El Camino, San Mateo, CA
Reservations highly recommended: 650-638-1960
**If you are a local or visiting performer
you can contact me to sign up to perform!
Morocco Dancers' Nights with Yosifah Rose and Al 'Azifoon
Dancers' Nights are the FIRST SUNDAY of every month!
Morocco Restaurant: 2203 Morello Avenue (at Taylor Boulevard), Pleasant
(925) 671-0132 ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!
Arrive before 6:30 p.m. for best seating because many shows are standing
Dancers' Night is a monthly showcase of professional and up-and-coming
student belly dancers. Instructors and students of ALL styles of Middle
Eastern Dance are welcome. Contact Yosifah Rose to perform at Dancer's
Yosifah's Phone: (925) 372-8520
Yosifah's Web Site: www.yosifah.com
Al 'Azifoon's Web Site: www.alazifoon.com
El Morocco's Web Site: www.elmorocco.net
El Morocco Reservations: (925) 671-0132
Due to time limitations, NO dancer walk-ins the night of the show.
Attention Instructors: if you would like to be featured in a Dancer's
Night Show, please contact Yosifah!
Belly Dance Nights -
A Night of Performance with Dancers for the Suhaila Salimpour School of
Sunday of Every Month, 6:00pm
1106 Solano Avenue
Full Bar, Dining, Dancing