Like many artists, I have experienced the duality of “art life” versus “home life”. Many of us juggle day jobs, children, spouses/partners, aging parents, and home responsibilities, too. Belly dancing has been a constant in my life for many years, and has provided welcome stress-relief and emotional support during a divorce, remarriage, switching homes, having […]
The first day of autumn is upon us! It’s a time when nature prepares to shed her summer splendor. Creatures focus efforts on clearing away their nests and gather food in preparation of winter’s lean times. Leaves change color and fall away, making room for new growth. Now is the time to follow Mother Nature’s […]
Congratulations on your upcoming belly dance performance! Nearly all of us begin doing unpaid performances in public during student recitals and local halfas, which are more casual in nature and have a nominal admission fee. Then, we progress to paid performances for the general public. If this is your first paid performance, you may want […]
While many belly dancers would point to “costuming” and “choreography” as the only two “C’s” that matter in belly dancing, I would like to offer the following five. Whether you’re a student, teacher, hobbyist, performer or organizer, you should keep these topics in mind when going about your belly dance lives. 1. Creativity – Being […]
September 11th has become a day of reflection for many of us. Whether belly dancing occupies a large or small part of your life, here are ten blessings of the dance. 1. Your Body What I love about belly dancing is that it is beautiful to watch, whether the dancer is old or young… short […]
A new moon brings with it fresh beginnings, optimism and hope. This is important, especially for artists. If you’re like most people, you are operating on auto-pilot a lot of the time. We all get into a routine, where we simply go from one item to the next, following our schedules and doing what’s “expected” […]
Kami Liddle returns to Cincinnati for a weekend of workshops & Saturday evening performance. Click the tab at the top of the site for more details!
Hire Zahara for your next event! Performances come in a variety of time lengths (starting with 10-minute “Belly Grams”) and can be customized to suit your needs (sorry, no bachelor parties!). Additional dancers are available upon request, depending on scheduling and budget/show requirements. Call (513) 515-9695 or send an email to ZaharasTangledWeb at yahoo.com! Performances […]
Click the performances tab above to see where Zahara is appearing next… or to hire her for your event!