Alanya Bellydance

Every Body Has the Right to Dance

Archive 2017

Alanya presents:

Informal end-of-term hafla for all Alanya's students, past, present & future

JWAAD Bellydance Training presents:

Fantasia Festival 2017

Saturday 9th December

Cecil Sharp House, London

'Cheeky Charleston' Taster Workshop with Alanya - Performance Platform introducing 

Alanya's Development Group dancers The Sultanate of Women

Watch the video here: https://youtu.be36_I8uaeR84 

"My first Fantasia and I loved it! Loved the open stage and really enjoyed my two workshops too,
especially the Charleston one" - Caroline

Leominster Christmas Jubilee presents:

Odalisque at the Leominster Christmas 

Lights Switch On

Saturday 25th November 2017

Bellydance Display

'Ice Queen' & 'The Sensual Chiftitelli'

Strictly Hereford Latino Dance Festival presents:

Bellydance Taster Workshop with Alanya

Bromyard Care Homes presents:

Alanya at Dancing for Dignity

Bellydance performance and seated participation session

October 24th 2017, Bromyard Public Hall

AyZee presents:

An exclusive quarterly evening of dancing and socialising for Middle Eastern-style Bellydancers

Creative Connections presents:

Teachers' Tea Party

Hereford College of Arts

September 21st 2017

Kat presents:

50th Birthday Drag Hafla

September 2nd 2017


Catwalk, performances & lipsynch battles!

Catwalk & 'Baladi', Armen Kusikian

Images by Ian Woodward, The Hooded Lens (post-production by Alanya)

JWAAD presents:

27th Summer School 2017

Bellydance Wales presents:

Alanya at the

6th Cardigan Bellydance Festival

August 5th & 6th 2017

Small World Theatre, Cardigan SA43 1JY

Pop-Up Troupe, Carnival Parade, Festival Show and 'Make Friends With Your Camel' Workshop

Alanya presents:

Pembridge Village presents:

Odalisque at the Pembridge Village Show, July 2017

'Ice Queen', 'The Sensual Chiftitelli', 'Raqs Leyla' and Workshop for All

13 Moons presents:

Midsummer Bellydance Retreat 2017

June 23rd-25th, Birchwood Hall

'Shine Like Diamomnds!' Character, Clarity, Colour, & Charisma

2017 Workshops

  1. Character: Connection through Lyrics with Lisa – Finding an emotional connection to your dance
  2. Glow with the Flow: Transitions with Lisa –Flowing energy and movement in smooth transitions for lyrical and         luscious dance
  3. Clarity: Expression with Definition with Alanya – Technique to support expression through precision of movement
  4. Shiny Happy Saidi with Lisa – Choreography (with optional Stick)
  5. Brilliant Colour Combos with Alanya -  Exploring your character through mood
  6. Sparkling Salsa Fusion with Lisa – Choreography
  7. Diamond Duet with Lisa & Alanya – ‘Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend’

Wellington WI presents:

Bellydance display and taster session with Alanya

June 2017

AyZee presents:

AyZee Spring Hafla 2017

May 13th, Ledbury

Images by Harry Faulkner (post-production by Alanya)

Gossamer presents:

Masquerade Myths & Legends Hafla

March 25th 2017, Hope-under-Dinmore

Odalisque, 'Raqs Leyla', Oriental style

Moonstone, 'Game of Thrones', Sword Fusion

Images by Harry Faulkner & Ian Woodward (post-production by Alanya)

Raheesha & The Desert Divas present:

Majma Dance Festival 2017

March 3rd-5th