Alanya Bellydance

Every Body Has the Right to Dance

Recent Events 2019-20             Info & images from haflas, workshops, etc.

Alanya presents:

Drills and thrills at Alanya's

 'Back to School' Workshop.

Penny Bellydancer presents:

Odalisque:  Lebanese Party, Emad Sayyah, Middle Eastern Pop

The Sultanate of Women: Al Amoura, Outi of Cairo, Oriental Majency

Alanya:  Baladi Nostalgia, Ilahun Ballet Orqestra, Baladi

Images by Tina Webster, Linda Phillips & Penny Bellydanser (post-production by Alanya)

Brighterkind Magic Moments presents:

Odalisque Bellydance Display 

at Ross Court Care Home

Sunday October 13th 2019

Creative Connections Hereford presents:

JWAAD presents:

JWAAD 29th Summer School

August 15th-22nd 2019

Wellington College, Berks

Samba Party! Dance to Perform Level 1 workshop

Alanya's Group performing 'Dance Sister Dance' Samba Fusion

Double Veil Technique Level 2 workshop

Raqs Al-Masriya (excerpt), solo performance, JWAAD Summer School Show 2019

Working hard and playing hard!

Ross Court presents:

Open Day

Friday 28th June 2019

Bellydancing with Alanya, for residents, staff and 


Ross Court Care Home, Ross-on-Wye

13 Moons presents:

Check the '13 Moons' page for news of next year's event!

Brighterkind Magic Moments presents:

Odalisque performing, and with Ross Court resident.

£101.00 raised at The Big Lunch Event!

Alanya presents:

Spring Bank Holiday Workshop 2

Monkland Village Hall, 7.30-9.00pm

Intimidated by improvisation?  Learn how to listen to music and enjoy being in the moment.

Habibi presents:

Workshops with Zara - Baladi and Modern Shaabi

Cradley Community Centre, May 19th 2019

AyZee presents:

Odalisque, 'Cairo Baladi', choreography inspired by Aida Nour

The Sultanate of Women, 'Al Amoura', Oriental Majency

Images by Harry Faulkner

Our fabulous dancers!                                                                                                                    Image by Sian Heard


l to r: Tayir Jamil, Sarah Star, Liz, Alanya, Jane, Beverley, Trish, Claire, Janet, Lorretta and Diana.  Kath is missing as she was changing into Adam Ant!

The Sultanate of Women

l to r: Anna Chattington, Zahara, Tina Webster, Alanya.

Image by Harry Faulkner

£105 raised in sales and donations, thank you so much!

Alanya presents:

Spring Bank Holiday Workshop 1

Monkland Village Hall, 7.30-9.00pm

Explore this exuberant dance style created for the stage by Mahmoud Reda

Guy Schalom presents:

Real Music Academy Dance Residential

March 29th-31st 2019

Benslow Music, Hitchin

Working hard!

Musicians Guy Schalom (Drum) and Ali Alassi (Oud & vocals)

Improvisation to Il Helwa Di Amet

The Sunday gang!

Brimfield W.I presents:

Guest Speaker Alanya and her student performance troupe Odalisque giving a Belly Dance demonstration followed by a History & Culture talk with Q&A and participation session for members.

Monday 18th March 2019

Brimfield Village Hall


Penny Bellydancer presents:

Golden Era Belly Dance Workshop 

with Helen Santa Maria

Saturday March 2nd 2019, Gloucester

With Odalisque & Alanya

Odalisque at Penny's Pop-Up Spring Hafla l to r: Liz, Rachel, Jane, Alanya, Trish, Elaine, Claire

Ross Court Magic Moments Activities presents:

Odalisque and residents of Ross Court Care Home, display & participation session February 3rd 2019