Sizeism and Bellydance

I am hoping that some of you aren’t looking at this title and thinking that I am going to come out and support dancers who are larger. I am not. I am also not going to come out and specifically support dancers that are thinner. Or anywhere in between. There is...

Ageism and Bellydance

As with anyone in the entertainment industry, age can be a touchy subject for bellydancers. Not that we don’t like our age or are afraid of it but sharing it isn’t always the easiest thing to do. There is so much of a stigma with age in general that it...

Finding Your Bellydance Niche

I wanted to chat a bit about finding your niche. Specifically your niche in the world of belly dance. I am going to focus on the business perspective of things but I do know that it can also be tough to find your place in your local dance community as well. It’s...