The state of near-constant evolution of Egypt since the January 2011 revolution has discouraged most tourists from visiting the capital, while its disastrous economic situation has made a major break in the disposable income of many Egyptians. But for the belly dancers - the most ancient art practitioners of Egypt - the Islamic presidency of Mohamed Morsi has particularly feltlurking. "They stole our country," screamed Madame Raqia, Egypt's best-known belly dance choreographer, in a fit of rage so sudden that she sent her pack of Chihuahuas to cover my legs.
It is not too late. Find another form of self-expression. Make sure you do not own someone else. When I chatted, online and in person, with white belly dancers, they assured me that they were learning to dance with Arab women and brown women. This is supposed to make the transaction OK. Instead, I emphasize that all of this means that all is well for these teachers as their financial well-being is based on self-exploitation.
The Society aims to promote oriental dance for all levels of dancers by offering a range of courses and workshops at the most affordable prices in Edinburgh. A range of different styles of oriental dance are taught, including Oriental and Saidi. The Society includes dancers of different ethnicities, shapes and sizes and is led by a dedicated committee that is always eager to welcome new members.
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