belly dancing


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Noun1.belly dancing - a Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomenbelly dancing - a Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomen
choreography, stage dancing - a show involving artistic dancing
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I took up belly dancing as a way of using that part ofmy body again and as a form of therapy.
A BIRMINGHAM belly dancing school is celebrating its fifth birthday by offering discount classes.
Belly dancing is a great way to keep fit and it is so much fun Vanessa Gooding has turned her hobby into a new business.
A piece of eastern promise will be coming to the North East as belly dancing classes are offered to budding performers.
The event will feature two stages with ethnically diverse music, arts and crafts, a children's play area, and a carnival with jugglers, belly dancing and more.
THE history of belly dancing - also known as ``Oriental dancing'' - is long and complex.
Many of today's performers have had more formal dance training than their predecessors, embellishing the old bump-and-grind with samba, tap, belly dancing, jazz, hula, even capoeira.
The Mind, Body and Soul Festival in Marsden will include therapies from around the world, as well as a fire display and belly dancing.
Lucy also believes that belly dancing is preferred by many people over politics.
And Glennis says belly dancing can be easier to learn than people may think.
2) Anna Kunkin teaches a belly dancing move to a group at the folk festival, which featured dance from around the world.