belly dance

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belly dance

a sensuous and provocative dance of Middle Eastern origin, performed by women, with undulating movements of the hips and abdomen
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You can tell when people have caught the belly dancing bug.
It's Egyptian belly dancing that I do ( I love the music, the dancing and the culture.
Lynn started her classes about four years ago, with Glennis starting to teach belly dancing about two years ago.
They had the chance to wear traditional belly dancing accessories while they danced.
Georgia, a qualified aerobics instructor, was taught the art of belly dancing by an Egyptian teacher and says people will be able to learn new skills while having fun.
Frances Cairns, 39, from Guisborough, a specialist in Middle Eastern belly dancing and editor of the UK's most widely read belly dancing magazine, has been showing girls some of the moves at classes at Loftus and elsewhere.
BACKBEAT: I might try belly dancing to strengthen my back - but would the wife understand?
The 56-year-old has been teaching belly dancing for 12 months, but has been a belly dancer for three years.
She later discovered that Teesside has a whole community of belly dancing women with classes in Redcar, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Hartlepool.
Craig Thompson finds out how the art of belly dancing is helping keep the region healthy
The Ford's programming this summer ranges from bluegrass vocalist Laurie Lewis to the Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, from an evening of belly dancing to a trio of film festivals, including the IFP Los Angeles Film Festival, Outfest and one celebrating Mexican comedian Cantiflas.
Adults are being enticed back to school with a crash course in belly dancing.