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The Happy Healthy Belly Dance Podcast

The Happy Healthy Belly Dance Podcast
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United States

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The Happy Healthy Belly Dance Podcast

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English


Episodes

Fire, Cancer and the Dance Community: Johanna Zenobia Interview Part 2 – ALLAF 027

11/6/2019
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Johanna relives the breast cancer diagnosis that birthed her first dance studio and expanded her commitment to community. She shares her secret to layering a shimmy and undulation, and also urges us to meditate by focusing on 1 thing at a time.

Duration:00:26:51

Yogi Belly Dancer Johanna Zenobia on Music, Magic and Moving Past Perfection – ALLAF 026

10/23/2019
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Johanna of Hip Expressions helps us stop and take a breath, tells us her secrets to building great dance music playlists, and she shares some very fun and surprising danceable songs that you will love.

Duration:00:26:04

Classic Belly Dance Song Spotlight: Uskadar, Ya Ayn Mawlaitan & Rampi – ALLAF 025

10/9/2019
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These loved Turkish, Rom and Arabic songs are a must-know for belly dancers, especially if you want to be ready to dance to a live band! Learn about the maqamat, rhythms, translations and ways to dance to Katibim, Al Ain Molayaitin, and Rompi Rompi.

Duration:00:21:08

Welcoming Unicorns: A Male Belly Dancer’s Tips for Inclusiveness – ALLAF 024

9/25/2019
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Why is it so hard to say "dancers" instead of "ladies"? Male dancers have to train even harder not to be a spectacle, and lady dancers can help too. Listen to Hakan tell us how.

Duration:00:24:51

A Short and Sweet History of Belly Dance from 1900-1960s: From Folk to Fame – ALLAF 023

9/11/2019
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From Badia Masabni's night clubs to belly dance movie stars like Samia Gamal, and from Suhalia up through the Women's Rights Movement. The 2nd show on the History of Belly Dance.

Duration:00:33:38

Maria Hamer on Spinning, Silk and Sisters – ALLAF 022

8/28/2019
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Folkloric Fusion Belly Dancer Maria Hamer of the Hamer Sisters talks about collaborating with Tribal Fusion stars Jill Parker, Zoe Jakes, and Mardi Love as well as how she spins and incorporates silk into her belly dance costumes.

Duration:00:25:04

Dancing Around Fire – ALLAF 021

8/14/2019
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Improvising to live drums around a fire at a festival like Pennsic can turn a studio-trained belly dancer into a belly dancer who knows what’s up.

Duration:00:20:25

Drum Solo Tips & More from Dazzling Lady Drummer Casey Bond – ALLAF 020

7/31/2019
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As a drummer in some of the best belly dance bands in New York, Casey teaches us about the soul of belly dance rhythms in the belly dance classic song Laylet Hob, what drummers like to see in dancers, and how to fully enjoy dancing and life.

Duration:00:33:12

Where Did Belly Dancing Come From? Belly Dance History up to the 1900s – ALLAF 019

7/17/2019
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Travel back in time to belly dance like Ghawazee and Awalim dancers from Egypt, Ouled Nail dancers from Algeria, and Rom dancers who developed the art of belly dance centuries before us.

Duration:00:33:12

World Fusion Dancer Dalia Carella of NYC Tells us Like it is – ALLAF 018

7/3/2019
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Discover Dalia's secrets on doing belly dance fusion well, find out why she dances Flamenco Arabe on beautiful angles, and know what to do next time your inner voice says, "I'm not sexy enough".

Duration:00:27:57

The Big “Doom” Davul (Drum) Show – ALLAF 017

6/19/2019
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Learn how to do an earth shaking shimmy to the powerful 2-headed bass drum the davul (aka tabl beledi), improv with your belly dance friends like a Turk in a circle dance, and get a super dance bra strap tip from Farha.

Duration:00:35:07

Interview with Belly Dance Quickies Queen Mahin – ALLAF 016

6/5/2019
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Find out why chatting in the dressing room is a good habit to quit, get yourself a gold or silver bra and belt, and discover what’s so confusing about Foq Elna Khel.

Duration:00:21:11

Easy Belly Dance Hairdos and Elisheva Awesomeness – ALLAF 015

5/22/2019
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Free your hair with featured dancer Elisheva, add a fun new drum solo to your repertoire, and get 11 easy belly dance hairdo ideas you can try.

Duration:00:25:31

Sexy Eye, Evil Eye – ALLAF 014

5/8/2019
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Find out why Arabic speakers call their lover “my eye”, fend off the evil eye, get the low-down on the classic belly dance song Habibi ya Einy, and get tips on how to wear false eyelashes.

Duration:00:24:29

Myth and History of Henna: Ancient Cosmological Cosmetic for Dancers – ALLAF 013

4/24/2019
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Dancers have been using henna on hair and skin for thousands of years. Learn how to henna your hair like an ancient Egyptian and see why this natural beauty treatment is still used today.

Duration:00:29:30

Film Yourself Dancing – ALLAF 012

4/10/2019
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Learn how to make a dance video with super simple gear and get tips on editing and sharing your dance video. Try the damn sexy dance move “Shoulder Peek Mayas” and do a little dancing next time you are waiting on the phone.

Duration:00:22:11

Balkan Music & Golden Fest NYC – ALLAF 011

3/27/2019
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Belly dance to rocking music from the Balkans, try the Čoček Hip Tip, and dance while you hold hands with people you love.

Duration:00:22:16

Dancing with Gypsies in India, the Disputed Birthplace of Belly Dance – ALLAF 010

3/13/2019
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Find out how to learn Kalbelia dance from gypsies in Rajasthan. Get your travel dance costume together, and dance in a beautiful place at sunrise.

Duration:00:24:35

Lamma Bada & Drum Feature: The Riq Raqs – ALLAF 009

2/27/2019
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Meet the ancient grandmother of the tambourine, really get the meaning of the gorgeous old song Lamma Bada, and think twice before wearing that coin belt when you belly dance.

Duration:00:25:11

The Sounds of Celebration – ALLAF 008

2/13/2019
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Know what to say when a fellow belly dancer is killin’ it on stage, do the money shower clap to the famous song Caje Sukarije, and rock a belly chain like Jill Parker.

Duration:00:19:42