International Belly Dance Congress

The who's who of Bellydance Congress
We have some of the very best teachers in the world coming to Congress. And we are particularly thrilled that our headline teacher is the incredible Fifi Abdou!

Just click on the teacher’s name below to be taken through to their biography and links. And join in on the fan forum section of our forum to chat about your favourite teachers!

Please note, the teachers list and timetable may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. We will publicise any such changes, should they happen, as soon as possible.

Fifi Abdou (Egypt)
One of the greatest icons of bellydance, a true legend!
 
Randa Kamel (Egypt)
Dynamic and exciting star of Egypt!
 
Leyla Jouvana and Roland (Germany)
The “Shimmy Queen” and her tabla playing husband.
 
Sadie (US)
One of today’s most exciting and unique bellydance artists
 
Sahira (US)
Creator of Urban Gypsy Tribal and many instructional DVDs
 
Yasmina of Cairo (UK/Egypt)
The beautiful “English Rose of Cairo”
 
Khaled(Egypt/UK)
Much loved teacher of Modern Cairo style
 
Eman Zaki (Egypt)
World famous costumier, previously a dancer.
 
Ozgen (Turkey/UK)
Exciting and popular Turkish dancer and teacher
 
Anasma (US)
Fascinating experimental fusion dancer and Bellyqueen
 
Razia (US)
Award-winning and popular dancer, soon to be UK based
 
Les Soeurs Tribales (Italy)
Italian group mixing tribal and contemporary dance
 
Paola Ziliotto Boudress (Italy)
Italian dancer/teacher with fascinating breadth of knowledge
 
Artemisia (Belgium)
Upcoming European star performer and teacher
 
Raphaelle (France)
French teacher of Egyptian, American and fusion dance styles
 
Adam Warne (UK)
Multi-percussionist of the drums and rhythms of Egypt
 
Anne Kingston (UK)
Popular Northern-based teacher of Modern Cairo style
 
Beatrice Curtis (UK)
Experienced teacher and dancer, the “Queen of Raks Sassy”!
 
Caroline Afifi (UK)
Popular teacher, founder of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival
 
Charlotte Desorgher (UK)
Award-winning dancer, teacher and founder of hipsinc
 
Christine Emery aka Her Royal Hellness Lucretia (UK)
The queen of Zombie Bellydance and all things macabre
 
Dawn O'Brien (UK)
HIghly innovative UK tribal fusion star
 
Fereshteh Hosseini (UK)
Scottish/Persian dancer, winner of Stockholm Competition.
 
Gayle Buckley (Varisha) (UK)
Bellydancer and makeup artist with a mission!
 
Guy Shalom (UK)
Multi-percussionist, dancer and World Music specialist
 
Gwen Booth (UK)
The UK’s queen of bellydance props!
 
Harriet Gervasio (UK)
UK belly/burley dancer and teacher
 
Josephine Wise (UK)
Leading light of UK bellydance, founder of Congress
 
Kay Taylor (UK)
Leading UK dancer, teacher and founder of Farida Dance
 
Nawarra (Morocco/UK)
Charismatic teacher and choreographer of Moroccan dance
 
Raheesha (US/UK)
US-born teacher and organiser of Majma dance festival
 
 
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