Bringing you the best of live bellydance music, Pittsburgh’s own Ishtar will be leading our Gala Show on Saturday, April 27th at 8pm for a talented array of dancers and offering their signature workshop, Dancing with a Live Band, on Friday April 26th at 6:00 pm.
The PGH Bellydance Festival Competition registration is closed but you can still sign up for our workshops, lectures and gala shows! Save money with a VIP pass and do it all or register a la carte or any of our events! There is something for everyone here!
AVIP pass gives you access to all 5 of our workshops, our 2 lunch lectures, and all of our competition and gala shows! For only $130 you can enjoy the entire weekend with your fellow dance enthusiasts. Sign up now and be part of the magic!
Trophies have arrived for our live and recorded music competitions!
Our competitions and workshop series for the 2015 Pittsburgh Bellydance Festival promise to AMAZE! We have both live and recorded music competitions, each with a dynamic twist! We have choreography workshops in cabaret, tribal fusion and jazz fusion styles, an exciting workshop learning to dance with a live band, and chance to experience Rosa Noreen’s signature Delicious Pauses!
Don’t miss out on the fun and register now for your favorite workshop(s) and competitions. Can’t decide, consider a VIP pass and take them all!
Rosa Noreen in Cairo, photographed by Yasmina Ramzy
Meet one of our esteemed guest instructors, Rosa Noreen!
Rosa Noreen is a dedicated teacher and an elegant performer. Her singular style of belly dance is influenced by her ballet background and years of study of Egyptian dance. Known for her classical lines and friendly approach, Rosa delights students and audiences alike.
Rosa will be teaching Delicious Pauses for a drum solo vs. Delicious Pauses for a lyrical piece or taqsim, creating stunning negative spaces in movement, for which she is famous and has DVD’s out on the topic!
Sign up here to not miss her incredible workshop and later her performance at the Saturday Night gala show!