Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Sowing Seeds of Greatness - Interview with Myra Krien

In bellydance communities around America, the term 'female empowerment' gets tossed around like glitter. Few dancers, however, put their money where their mouth is quite like Myra Krien of Santa Fe, New Mexico. She runs a mentorship program for at-risk young women, intertwining dance lessons with journaling, financial education, and guest speakers who are successful in various fields...

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Traveling Bellydancer in India - DOCUMENTARY

Belly in Delhi! This documentary offers a glimpse into the dance and entertainment world of India, both the glamour and the grime. Bellydance, a Middle Eastern art form, is highly popular on wedding stages and in upscale clubs alike. Additionally, the documentary shows India from an angle rarely seen in international media. Behind the harsh headlines, and off the beaten tourist path, lies a fascinating world of performing arts that is surprisingly cutting-edge and competitive.