Updated monthly since 1995 with the latest events and photos. 

This year marks our 25th anniversary of bringing you the latest information on events

in the Midwest and elsewhere. 

Yes, there are bellydancers in the Midwest! 

Wichita, Kansas City, Lawrence, and Oklahoma City are home 

to various bellydance troupes. Dancers are featured at Regional Seminars, 

Renaissance Fairs, and Restaurants. 

(last updated 10/1/2020) 

@ Images and text from this page are not to be copied or altered without permission. 

Big Bad Baghdad Band Fall Ren Faire 2007

Big Bad Baghdad Band Spring Ren Faire 2007

Big Bad Baghdad Band Spring Ren Faire 2005
Jasmine & Friend - Wichita, KS



About Suzanne 
Suzanne's Winter Class Session starts in January, with classes for all levels of dancers.  
Classes are at the Linwood Recreation Center in Wichita, KS.
Contact Suzanne or the Wichita Park Board for more information. 
Suzanne is the director of Troupe Cleopatra and Cleopatra's Jewels.

See Suzanne's music videos on YouTube:
Winter Mojo.


Upcoming events:

Aug 2021 - KC Raqs - Bozenka in Kansas City

Dancers: send me info about your events!

Favorite Links
Amera's Palace
Bedouin Star
Bellajhara troupe & vendor
Belly Dance Stuff
Belly Dance Treasures
Belly Scarf (costume vendor)
Camel Cousins
Creative Fusion Dance Company
Dans Askina
Denver Fabrics(bellydance costumes)
Desert Dancer
Discover Belly Dance (online journal)
Fat Chance Bellydance - San Francisco Dance Information and Catalog
Gilded Serpent (online journal)
Golden Sands Bellydance
Gypsy Fire
Isis and the Star Dancers
Jasmine Jahal
Joy of Bellydancing (Yasmina)
Judy's Creative Costuming
Maya Zahira
Melody Gabrielle
Moon Belly Dance Studio(Columbia, MO)
Nazeem Allayl Belly Dance Studio in Atlanta
Oriental Dancer.net - The Belly Dance Hub
Raqs Awn
Red Camel
Ruby Jazayre
Saracura bellydance costumes and supplies in Minneapolis
Soraya Al Musri
The Bellydance Shop
Theora's Bellydance Boutique
Tribe Ayaka (St Louis)
Troupe Duende (Kansas City)
Troupe Sicorae (Lincoln, NE)
Turkish Emporium
Zada al Gaziyeh
Suzanne's Harp Page


Other Info:

Aalim Dance Company - St. Louis, MO. Classes for all experience levels. Live performances regularly. Contact Salwa at 314-956-9725.

Bellajhara - Lincoln, NE troupe & costume vendor.

Della - Omaha, Nebraska. Instructor, performer, workshop/seminar sponsor. Director and choreographer of "The Lotus Dancer" troupe. Teaches all levels of tribal and orientale.

Lotus Arts Studio - Belleville, IL. Teacher and perfomer. Contact Lauren

Megan - Norfolk, NE. Classes at the Norfolk Arts Center. Contact Megan at 618-397-1419.

Rahil - Prairie Village, KS (Kansas City area). Contact Rahil.

Sakinah Ali - St. Louis, MO. Teacher and performer. See Sakinah Ali.

Somra El Nubia teaching in St. Louis. Contact Somra El Nubia at 314-655-8763.

Radiya Taj - St. Louis, MO. Featuring student night the first Friday of the month. See Radhiya Taj

Shadia, instructor - Purple Rose of Cairo Dance Troupe, Tulsa, OK