belly dance

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Synonyms for belly dance

a Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomen

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Belly dancing - courtesy of the Suhaila Dance Company, a nationally renowned traditional Middle Eastern belly-dance troupe led by Suhalia Salimpour - is just one of the new additions to the faire this year.
To belly-dance well you have to be able to control your breathing - just like they teach you in ante-natal classes.
So when Bob asked me if I had any unusual skills, I told him that I could belly-dance.
Belly-dance teacher Joanie Barrett has been taking classes for five years in the Glasgow area and has seen membership rocket.
The most popular shows are basically nightclub belly-dance fare thinly disguised as plays - the gyrating goes on hold every 15 minutes or so to introduce the barest plot sketches.