Star Bellydancer - The Athenaeum

0:13 Persian Snap with Autumn Ward; A tutorial on the Middle-Eastern 2-handed snap or "Persian" snap, followed by tips on how to incorporate the snap into belly dance presented in cultural context.

A collection of WARMUPS and muscle conditioning exercises for the Star Bellydancer classes

Belly Dance Grooves - Improvisational Practice with Tanna Valentine: Dance-along flows with a rhythm or movement theme (big arms circles, drum solo, ciftetelli) and voice cues to prompt transitioning to a new set of moves. 4 flows: Gateway Groove, Big Arm Circles, Drum Solo, Ciftetelli.

Belly Dance Grooves - Improvisational Practice Concept - Introduction by Tanna Valentine

1.1 Essentials: Posture Basics and Parallel Stance 0:15 min. - Autumn Ward. Start at the very beginning with the most basic aspect of clean technique: basic posture for bellydance.

Keywords: #alignment #breath #elasticity #posture #stance

Level: Open

1.2 Essentials: Rotating Articulations and Staggered Stance 0:20 min. - Autumn Ward. Develop precision with foundational rotating articulations for crystal-clean placement and transitions.

Keywords: #alignment #hip rotation #spinal rotation #spiraling #stance #turnout #turns #transitions

Level: Open

Series of mini-classes breaking down belly dance moves for absolute beginners - Neon - this series is also available on YouTube

Leve: Absolute Beginner

0:17 Professional Bellydancer How-To with Tanna Valentine: The Belly Dance Gig Basket

0:10 Professional Bellydancer How-To with Tanna Valentine: Belly Dance Costume & Prop Care - Storage

0:10 Professional Bellydancer How-To with Tanna Valentine: Belly Dance Costume Care - preserving and cleaning your costumes

Professional Bellydancer How-To with Tanna Valentine: The Belly Dance Show Coverup

0:20 Wings of Isis - Quality & Aesthetics - Neon's suggestions about what to look for in terms of quality & aesthetics when you are shopping for belly dance wings [warning: rant!] + Neon's personal collection of wings by Ayshe