Workshops | Instructors | Gala Show

We are keeping you all on our toes with our last minute Festival Line-up, but I promise you, it is worth it!  Our festival will run Friday evening through early Sunday afternoon! Each workshop and the gala show have links for payment. If you would like to join us for the entire weekend, you can purchase a pass for only $100 which will give you workshops with Ishtar, Nneka and Hip Art Collective as well as a ticket to the show!

PBDF2017-145Friday, April 26th  | 6-7:30pm | Dancing with a Live Band featuring ISHTAR!

Learn how to bellydance and work with live musicians in a comfortable setting. Workshop price is $20 online and $25 at the door

52390035_2021612658133056_3496742555976990720_o.jpgSaturday, April 27th | Afro-Beastiletto with Nneka Irobunda 

Workshop 1, 3:00-4:30 pm: AfroBeastiletto technique and training (beginner friendly)
Workshop 2, 5:00-6:30 pm: AfroBeastiletto combos and choreography (intermediate to advanced)

Workshops are $35 each or $60 for two, advance price. At the door, workshops are $40 each or $70 for two.

Nneka Irobunda is a Nigerian born dancer, and creative director based in NYC. Nneka has a Bachelors degree in Psychology and Dance. She is the founder of Afro-Beastilettos and travels the world teaching her style. Her classes are a mix of Afro-fusion and heels technique.


Saturday, April 27th  |  Pittsburgh Bellydance Festival Gala Show

Rock out with ISHTAR and an incredible line-up of dancers for this Saturday night gala show. Doors at 7:30pm and show starts at 8pm. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.


Sunday, April 28th  |  10-11:30 am Vintage Veil with Hip Art Collective

Join Hip Art Collective as they guide us through their signature veil combos and short choreography! Pricing details coming soon! The Hip Art Collective is a Central Ohio based troupe that loves to approach props in creative and theatrical ways. Join them as they show you creative combinations and a choreography for you to use at your next show to dazzle your audience. $35 in advance and $40 at the door.


Photo by Zikrayat Photography