Washington DC’s Center for Middle Eastern Dance:
a boutique studio celebrating the joy and beauty of belly dance.

Classes

UPCOMING
Classes

Monday
  • Intermediate/Advanced Tribal Technique
    7:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Teachers: Ami/Elysa
    Registration

  • Raqs Caravan West
    8:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Teachers: Ami/Elysa
    Registration

Tuesday
  • Beginner II Technique
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Teachers: Cherra'/Melissa
    Registration

  • Low Intermediate III: Veil & Assaya Combos
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Teachers: Rachel
    Registration

Full Class
Schedule

Workshops

UPCOMING
Workshops

February 23, 2019
  • Turbo Charged Fusion Combos
    1:00 pm-3:00 pm

    Teacher: Crystal Silmi 
    Registration

March 2, 2019
  • Modern Egyptian Oriental Master Class
    1:00 pm-4:30 pm

    Teacher: Mohamed Shahin
    Registration

March 16, 2019
  • The Sacred in Sexy
    1:00 pm-3:00 pm

    Teacher: kArInA
    Registration

Full Workshop Schedule

UPCOMING
Shows

March 2, 2019
  • Spring Hafla
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Featuring special guest artist, Mohamed Shahin and Sahara Dance faculty and students.

    Location: Sahara Dance Central
    Tickets

April 27, 2019
  • 17th Annual Under A Desert Moon Gala
    12:00 am-11:59 pm

    April 27th (two shows)
    Technical rehearsal April 26th (evening) and 27th (morning)

    Tickets and additional information coming soon.

Full Show
Schedule

UPCOMING
Retreats

Stay tuned for retreat announcements!

Full Retreat Schedule

Upcoming
Mindfulness

May 18, 2019
  • Mindfulness and Belly Dance
    1:00 pm-3:00 pm

    Teacher: Rachel
    Registration

Full Mindfulness Schedule
“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” – Rumi