Dancers & Troupes
Atesh-Anthea/Kawakib/Atesh's Dance Page (Virginia) -- a little bit of everything -- dance, costuming, teaching, SCA... http://www.kawakib.com/
FatChanceBellydance- American Tribal Style troupe, San Francisco http://fcbd.com/
Rakadu Gypsy Dance - a tribal/fusion group from Kentucky -- very, very fun people! They now have studio space and have organized a bunch of classes -- check them out if you're in that area! http://www.meccadance.com
Tribe Badir- San Jose, CA -- Miranda von Stockhausen & company-- Middle Eastern Folkloric/Tribal Fusion. Good friends and nice web site! They sell great Bedouin Tents. http://members.tripod.com/tribe_badir/
Ultra Gypsy- Jill Parker and company -- Tribal Fusion Belly Dance, San Francisco www.ultragypsy.com
Urban Tribal Dance- San Diego, CA -- http://www.urbantribaldance.com
Ask Miranda our web Mistress if you want a link (or need a website).
"Belly Dance" Resources
Shira's nuggets of info on Middle Eastern dance, zills, names, lyrics, links, etc... An excellent bunch of information -- Check it out! http://www.shira.net/
Zaghareet dance magazine- Zaghareet P.O. Box 1809 Elizabeth City, NC 27906-1809
Ask Miranda our webmistress if you want a link (or need a website).
Musicians and Organizations
Turku - Eurasian Folk Group -- We are currently working with Turku on a new video (out soon). We also appeared as guest dancers on their first video "Nomads of the Silk Road. Check out their web page for audio clips and slide show.www.turkumusic.com
La Notte -- Home of our friends Nevik and Paul Ash: http://w3.one.net/~room237/ "The Hurdy Gurdy Guy" -- recreating period European music (especially music that was inspired by Moorish Spain).
Supplies and Stuff
Future of Tradition Center for the Folkloric Arts http://www.geocities.com/futureoftradition
MidEast Manufacturing -- "The Ethnic Musical Instruments Co." -- hand drums and ethnic instruments of all sorts. http://www.mid-east.com
Ask Miranda our webMistress if you want a link (or need a website).