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Desert Moon Dance Home page

For Information about  belly dance classes or performances contact:
Desert Moon Dance Academy, PO Box 460424, St. Louis, Missouri  63146
email Arleah@desertmoondance.com
314-432-2281


About Us

Classes

Performing

Dance

Buyer's Guide Music Causerie Mid East
Events Modiste Costumes Gifts Web Friends Beauty MEDINA Site Map


   Site Last Updated, Sunday, January 02, 2005


 

 

 

 

 

 

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About Us:  General information about our St. Louis, Missouri based belly dance company  including our history, the director's belly dancing and Middle Eastern folkloric dance experience, our mission statement and our slogan.

Costume buyers' guide - Comprehensive on-line guide to buying belly dance costumes on the web.

Beauty:  Titled "Beauty intelligence for Belly Dancers" this page offers lots of information for improving your belly dance stage presence appearance.      

Causerie:  Through our short writings we share our (sometimes controversial) thoughts regarding belly dancing. This page also includes our "Site of the Month" (a brief overview and link to a web site of interest to belly dancers). 
      Causerie archive - Archive of previous Desert Moon Dance articles.
      Site of the Month Archive - Links to Web Sites that were previously featured.

Classes:  Times and location of our belly dancing classes. 
      Descriptions of our belly dance classes.
      Pictures of our belly dance classes.

Costumes:  A costuming gallery with links to historical fashion of the Middle East and modern belly dance costuming.    

Dance:  A description and history of Middle Eastern dance, recent trends in belly dancing, links to articles about belly dancing including famous Middle Eastern belly dancers, and a description of the belly dances, ethnic dances and folkloric dances performed by the Desert Moon Dancers.

Events:  Upcoming belly dance workshops, seminars and other major belly dance events in Missouri, Illinois and other locations.

Gifts:  A gift of belly dance for St. Louis metropolitan area residents.

MEDINA:  Our acronym for "Middle Eastern Dance in North America."  Information regarding our August 2004 belly dance competition and seminar is on line through this page.  If your browser does not support our Java script, try the following links: 
   Advertising - Advertising in our program
   Competition - Awards, rules of the competition and other information
   Hadia - Biography for internationally renowned Hadia
   Information - Event policies, merchandisers, and how to get more information
   Judging - Judges to be announced in July.
   Location,  directions for ballroom,  directions for hotel
   Registration - Registration to enter the belly dance competition or to attend the belly
                        dance competition and seminar
   Schedule of Events
   Tickets - How to purchase tickets to attend the competition of Saturday feature show
   Pictorial of MEDINA 2004

Mid East:  Numerous links to Middle Eastern related web sites covering history, news, and culture.

Modiste:  Ideas on repairing and making your own Middle Eastern folkloric and bellydance costumes.
   Costume buyers' guide if you can't sew a costume, find out where to buy one.
   Costume tips on preserving and wearing belly dancing costumes.

Music:  General information about Middle Eastern music, its influence on belly dancing and links to Arab MP3, real audio and other music sites.

Performing:  Venues where we perform, a sampling of our recent belly dance and folkloric dancing performances and pictures from recent events.

Web Friends:  Links to other belly dancers' sites, sites of interest to belly dancers, and links to web sites listing things to do in St. Louis. 

 

 

 

 

About Us

Classes

Performing

Dance

Buyer's Guide Music Causerie Mid East
Events Modiste Costumes Gifts Web Friends Beauty MEDINA Site Map