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Belly Dance Classes & Performers in Virginia

 

The dancers on this page offer belly dance classes, private lessons, and performances in Virginia.

 

Virginia

 

Please also see the entries for District of Columbia and Maryland if you are in the Washington, D.C. area.

 

Adara Janaani (5/07)

Based In: Fredericksburg, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (540) 371-8017

Web Site: www.adaradance.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dance experience not disclosed
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Alay'nya (10/14)

Based In: McLean, Virginia
Local Major City: Fairfax

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: alaynya@alaynya.com

Phone: (+1) (703) 893-3204

Web Site: alaynyastudio.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Dancing since 1983
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Author of Unveiling: The Inner Journey

 

Alexandra (Leila) (5/06)

Based In: Charlottesville, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (434) 249-4611

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Finger Cymbals

Not disclosed

 

Amalia (6/98)

Based In: Charlottesville, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: amalia_habibi@yahoo.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Shamadan

Not disclosed

 

Amira (6/98)

Based In: Roanoke and Salem, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (540) 864-6795

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals

    Not disclosed

 

Anais (10/14)

Based In: Parksley, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: begraven@gmail.com

Phone: (+1) (443) 614-6384

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • None identified
  • Dancing since 2004
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Anthea (Kawakib) aka Atesh (10/14)

Based In: Fredericksburg, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: anthea@kawakib.com

Phone: (+1) (540) 972-0327

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 1985
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Ayperi (10/14)

Based In: Haymarket and Sterling, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: ayperi.dances@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (703) 209-0108

Web Site: www.dancewithayperi.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 2005
  • Teaching since 2008

 

Bahira (10/14)

Based In: Hampton Roads and Hampton, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: bahira.mara@gmail.com

Web Site: www.wix.com/bahira/bahira-dances

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Assaya
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 2000
  • Teaching since
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Badriya (8/08)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: badriyabeledi@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (916) 743-5094

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Turkish
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 1992
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

BatSheva (9/06)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (804) 562-4840

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 2003
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Belladonna (5/06)

Based In: Centreville, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: belladonna@belladonnadance.net

Phone: (+1) (703) 965-8506

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 1998
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Chandani (10/14)

Based In: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: bellydancewithchandani@gmail.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 313-8000

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Ethnic / Historical
  • Veil
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Balancing
  • Dancing since 1996
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Chelydra (9/06)

Based In: Newport News, Virginia

Local Major City: Norfolk

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: chelydra@chelydra.com

Web Site: www.chelydra.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Ethnic / Historical
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Men's Stick
  • Nubian
  • Persian
  • Tunisian
  • Cane
  • Veil
  • Dancing since 1979
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Chudney (10/14)

Based In: Hampton and Virginia Beach, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: chudneyraks@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 580-1122

Web Site: www.chudneyraks.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Assaya
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Dancing since 2006
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Danielle (5/09)

Based In: Blacksburg, Virginia

Local Major City: Roanoke

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (540) 641-1804

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 1999
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Donna Thornberry (10/14)

Based In: Blacksburg, Virginia

Local Major City: Roanoke

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (540) 921-6750

  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil

Not disclosed

 

Gaia (10/14)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: bellydancegaia@gmail.com

Web Site: www.bellydancegaia.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Dancing since 2007
  • Teaching since 2014

 

Ilima Nawahine (12/03)

Based In: Floyd, Virginia
Local Major City: Roanoke

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: alohailimamana@yahoo.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals

Not disclosed

 

Jaka (4/98)

Based In: Chantilly, Alexandria, and Vienna, Virginia
Local Major City: Washington, DC

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: jenp@mail.msd.si.net

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Turkish

Not disclosed

 

Janeeda (5/03)

Based In: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Local Major City: Norfolk

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (757) 754-0892

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals

Not disclosed

 

Janna Beaufait (5/02)

Based In: Hampton, Newport News, and Williamsburg, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (804) 642-0115

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

Johonna (9/06)

Based In: Roanoke, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: honnas@cox.net

Phone: (+1) (540) 815-2381

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 1990
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Joy Rayman (10/14)

Based In: Charlottesville, Virginia

Local Major City: Richmond

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: bjoyus40@yahoo.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Moroccan
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 1990
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Katayoun (5/09)

Based In: Sterling, Leesburg, Herndon,and Reston, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: katayoundance@hotmail.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Persian
  • Balancing
  • Dancing since 1987
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Khlassic Amera (5/09)

Based In: Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Chesapeake, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: amberbellydance@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 472-5202

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Shamadan
  • Dancing since 1998
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Kiyaana (10/14)

Based In: Fredericksburg, Stafford, and Spotsylvania, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: kiyaana@kiyaana.com

Phone: (+1) (540) 809-9435

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Dancing since 2000
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Kreela Moore (5/09)

Based In: Charlottesville, Virginia

Local Major City: Keswick, Gordonsville

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (434) 293-8529

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Cane
  • Dancing since 1991
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Marguerita (10/14)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: maggieov@verizon.net

Phone: (+1) (804) 288-0450

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Turkish Oriental
  • American Classic
  • Assaya
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Shamadan
  • Dancing since 1973
  • Teaching since 1974

 

Miramar (5/06)

Based In: Winchester and Charlottsville, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (540) 888-4344

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Cane
  • Shamadan
  • Saidi
  • Dancing since 1981
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Nancy McAndrew (5/09)

Based In: Lynchburg, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: mcandrew_n@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (434) 528-1100


  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 1999
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Nejat (5/03)

Based In: Newport News, Virginia

Local Major City: Norfolk

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (757) 930-2679

  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Ethnic / Historical
  • American Classic
  • Veil
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

Ravena (8/08)

Based In: Sterling, Leesburg, Herndon, and Reston, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: info@novabellydance.com

Phone: (+1) (703) 577-9794

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Dancing since 2001
  • Teaching since 2004

 

Rida (10/14)

Based In: Virginia Beach and Norfolk, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: bellydanceacad@cox.net

Phone: (+1) (757) 714-4139

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Assaya
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Shamadan
  • Dancing since 1981
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Ruth-Ann Elliotte (10/14)

Based In: Colonial Heights, Prince George, Virginia

Local Major City: Richmond

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: rmelliotte@verizon.net

Phone: (+1) (804) 748-4655

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic
  • Assaya
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 1970
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Sa'ida (3/09)

Based In: Norfolk, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: saidaalaziz@yahoo.com

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Ethnic / Historical
Not disclosed

 

Salihah (10/14)

Based In: Roanoke, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: salihahraqs@gmail.com

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Dancing since 2003
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Samra (9/07)

Based In: Galax, Roanoke, Floyd, Wytheville, and Martinsville, Virginia

Local Major City: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: stephip1234@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (276) 236-4533

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Cane
  • Shamadan
  • Dancing since 1989
  • Teaching experience not disclosed
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Scheherezade (10/14)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: sherzade@earthlink.net

Phone: (+1) (804) 749-3059

Web Site: www.home.earthlink.net/~sherzade

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Veil
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Shamadan
  • Ghawazee
  • Dancing since 1974
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Shekinah (1/04)

Based In: Floyd, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: alohailimamana@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (540) 745-7478

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Ethnic / Historical
  • American Classic
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals

Not disclosed

 

Sheva (6/02)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (804) 279-9634

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

Shukufeh (5/09)

Based In: Reston, Herndon, and Tysons Corner, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (703) 966-6606


  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Veil
  • Cane
  • Dancing since 2001
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Only female students accepted

 

Soroya (10/99)

Based In: Springfield, Virginia

Local Major City: Washington, D.C.

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (703) 569-1080

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

Taaj (1/04)

Based In: Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: TaajFiQalbi@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 313-2313

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • None identified

Not disclosed

 

Ursula (5/09)

Based In: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: ursula1woman@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 498-4636

Web Site: www.dance-ursula-dance.com

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Troupe Director
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Veil
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Dancing since 1999
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Wendy Youssef (5/06)

Based In: Reston, Sterling, and Leesberg, Virginia
Local Major City: Washington, DC

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

Phone: (+1) (703) 909-3943

  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • Tribal
  • Veil
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

Xena (10/14)

Based In: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: goddessheraxena@gmail.com

Phone: (+1) (757) 407-2383

  • Student
  • Performer
  • Teacher
  • Balancing
  • Tribal
  • Dancing since 2001
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Zafira Daima (10/14)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: zafiradaima@yahoo.com

Web Site: www.zafiradaima.com

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • Egyptian Oriental
  • American Classic Belly Dance
  • Balancing
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Cane
  • Dancing since 1996
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Both male and female students accepted

 

Zara (11/04)

Based In: Richmond, Virginia

Contact Involvement Specialties Credentials

E-Mail: ZaraRaqs@yahoo.com

Phone: (+1) (804) 937-5572

  • Student
  • Teacher
  • Performer
  • Ethnic / Historical
  • Cane

Not disclosed

 

 

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