(Please note this site is for residents, snowbirds, special guests of the Organizer, and frequent visitors of Key West who are interested in bellydance as an artform, for personal growth and fitness, and as a social network. Our events are rooted local to the area so we can get to know eachother through our activities and dance. And, we are internationally connected through our guest performers, instructors, and artists from around the world.)
WHY WE ENJOY BELLYDANCING
and what we offer as part of
FLORIDA KEYS/KEY WEST BELLYDANCE MEETUP!
Aside from the joy inherent in learning a beautiful dance art, enthusiasts report a wide variety of
benefits gained from the practice of Middle Eastern dance:
· Satisfaction from achieving new levels of physical mastery
· A feeling of camaraderie, community, making new friends
· Positive, supportive environment
· Strengthening, reshaping and renewed acceptance of one's body
· Greater freedom and range of self expression
· Relief from back pain
· Familiarity with different musical styles and cultures
· Spending time for yourself
· Bringing joy to others
· Girl time!
(Article Courtesy of: www.sadiia.com)
Meet fellow Bellydancers near you! Come to a local Bellydancing Meetup to share the joy of belly dancing (Raqs Sharqi, Oryantal dansi, and American Tribal Style) and learn about costumes and veils, shows, dancers, styles, local area events and workshops, connect with bellydancers in your area and around the state, and more! Bring your drum and drum along! This is a place of merriment, education, and sharing; so leave your troubles on the doorstep and join us for some real metabolism-boosting kind of fun!
PS According to Fitness Experts and Sports Medicine: one hour of low impact dance can burn from 300-800 calories. And to top it off...it's FUN!
This Meetup Group is closed to new members.
Check out other Dancing Meetups near you.