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Last year, when the Chinese Olympic channel CCTV showed interest in broadcasting our Oriental Dance Festival to 20 million viewers in China, we were happy to accept the offer... more...
THE DARK & 
TRIBALICIOUS SHOW

and the upcoming of the Scandinavian Tribal-Community
In the weekend of October 9-11, 2009 the organization TRIBAGOTH presented a huge program of show and workshops in Gothenburg, Sweden.  Three well known and great teachers within the Tribal Fusion/Dark Fusion style of belly dance: Ariellah (USA), Asharah (USA) and Morgana (Spain) gave 3-4 different workshops each... more...
by Dud Muurmand
ABOUT FUSIONS, FURIES
AND FLUTTERS

2. North German Tribal-Treffen May, 22.-24. 2009
by Marcel Bieger
Last year the 1st  North German Tribal days were sort of a test. And the tremendous success of them was more than everybody had expected. Everybody held this festival in dear remembrance. Reason enough for another try. And to give it the right frame right from the beginning, the second go was called “festival”. Everybody came with high expectations...more...
CYBER GYPSY

A project from Dud Muurmand
and
Charlotte Bank/tribaldance.dk

"Cyber Gypsy"  is conceived as an experimental dance performance project with the aim to add a new dimension to dance theatre. Using new media and new forms of communication it is an attempt to present a performance for the virtual spaces of the 21st century. more...
TRIBAL SHOW with RACHEL BRICE

Athens, Juli 16th 2010

Impressions compiled by Nelly
The promoters were: Nelly, Maria Aya, Elena Dahabeya, Eva

The show was unique and it was the first time such happened in Greece! The theater was full of people and some of them couldn’t get a chair... more...
Backstage Pass...
"BEYOND BELLYDANCE"
Amsterdam/Utrecht, November 5th - 6th 2010
by Martina Crowe-Hewett

November 5, Amsterdam. Today I'm super excited to meet up with my good friend Tjarda of the Uzume. The event? A full weekend of workshops and shows featuring Frederique (USA), Les Soeurs Tribales (I) ... more...
BEYOND BELLYDANCE III -
The Dark Fusion Edition
Dance & Performance Arts Show

2011 March 26/27
Amsterdam/Utrecht (NL)

At the weekend of March 26th to 27th you will get the third edition of the Dutch show project "Beyond Bellydance", which will be promoted and hosted by Tjarda Van Straten and Renate Bakker from the famous dance duo "The Uzume"... more...
6th TRIBAL FUSION FEST
Brno, Czech Republic
June 18 th - 19th, 2011

by Lenka "Afsana" Adamkova

Tribal Fusion Fest Brno is a festival with a long tradition. It was first organized in 2007 to present oriental dance
in its variety and to provide an alternative to the prevailing raqs sharqi/cabaret scene at that time. The people behind the festival in the past years, particularly Anna Ronovská, ... more...
"TRIBAL IN THE CENTRE"
Tribal Prague, March 25th 2011

by Marta Bedriová


Marta Bedriová is one the most popular and best belly dancers of Slovakia. We are very happy and proud to publish a show report from her.
Even more so, as she is writing about one of the most important festivals in the middle of Europe, the Tribal Prague Festival... more...
WE CAN STILL FEEL BEATING
UNDER OUR FEET

First Roma Tribal Meeting

by Rossella Milone

Inspiration is like a city that is preparing a festival.
Excitement is like approaching the ...
more...
BEYOND BELLYDANCE IV
4th Dance & Performance Arts Showcase
by
"The Uzumé"
2011 Nov. 16th - 20th,
Amsterdam/Utrecht (NL)

At the weekend of November 16th - 20th the already fourth volume of the show project "Beyond Bellydance" will take place. The promoter pf this exciting show series will be Tjarda van Straten and Renate Bakker again, better known as the most successful dance duo "The Uzumé"... more...
“BELLYDANCER OF THE WORLD” 2011
– The Winners


At the fifth times in a row held contest “Bellydancer of the World” more than 400 dancers participated in 16 categroies.

The jury was composed ofAziza (Canada), Mira Betz (USA), Suraiya (Poland), Aisa Lafour (Netherlands), Nika Mlakar (Slovenia),  Amirah (Belgium) und Leyla Jouvana (Germany)...
more...
INTERNATIONAL
SUMMER BELLYDANCE FESTIVAL 2011

August 5th - 7th in Leiden (NL)

by Asha
and by Marcel Bieger

Raqs sharqi has a long tradition and is rightfully known as a form of art...
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FIRST PICTURES FROM L.A.!
Premiere of BELLYDANCE EVOLUTION
"Dark Side of the Crown"

"No one is who they seem, in this mystery of murder and deceit, where love knows no bounds"
more...
TRIBAL PRAGUE!
March 16th - 18th 2012
The Performers

Once again, the Tribal Prague Festival musters dancers from all over Europe, mainly Central and Eastern Europe, but also Germany (we are very proud of Cristina Zegarra, Giuliana Angelini and Inga Petermann – three of our finest – who have made it to the Prague stage), but also England, Canada and the USA send their dance ambassadors... more...
WORLD OF ORIENT 
News-Ticker...
FCBD ® IS A
REGISTERED TRADEMARK

Carolena Nericcio, director FatChanceBellyDance ®, has been granted Federal protection for FCBD ®, ATS ® and others. Whenever writing or publishing these names, don’t forget to add the ®, otherwise you could be prosecuted legally. For the time being only in the USA, but other countries should follow.


more...

IN MAY: BELLYDANCE SUPERSTARS
IN EUROPE
As was announced yesterday, 6 BDSS dancers will come to a so called Club Tour through (Western) Europe. “Hagalla” will keep you informed and report constantly about all the progresses this project is making...
more...
DARK SURPRISES
About Dark Weekend Copenhagen
April 27-29, 2012

by Marcel Bieger & Dud Muurmand

This will be our 3rd time running this mini-festival all dedicated to dark, dramatized ... more...
UNCONDITIONAL LOVE
FOR DANCING
Portraits of the Club Bellydance Dancers
by Marcel Bieger

Only a few days are left then the Club Bellydance Tour with the six BDSS stars will come over Germany. Nuremburg, Ulm and Cologne are already ... more...
THAT'S CLASSY!
About Kiev Tribal Festival,
May 5th 2012
by Anita Blake and Marcel Bieger

Taisa is one of the extraordinary women, who organise Tribal festivals in their ... more...
ELEGANT PASSION
Impressions of Eliana's Tribal Passion Show
in Offenburg, September 15th 2012
- by the Hagallas

The Leather Museum in the Hessian city of Offenbach is
a modern ...
more ...
THE CHARMS OF TRIBAL DENMARK
Tribal Café VIII 
November 24th + 25th, 2012 in Copenhagen, DK

by Marcel Bieger and Dud Muurmand

Ever took a look at Viking Tribal. On November 24th Tribaldance Denmark with the notorious Dud Muurmand in the lead will show you what they have to offer ... more ...
WOHOOOO!!! OLEEEE!!!! WOHOOOOOO!!!!!
The Video Art of Silvia Salamanca
by Marcel Bieger

If you think of who might be the most agile, energetic und virtually alive dancers on this Earth one name almost immediately springs to your mind: Silvia Salamanca, born in Spain but based in Texas ... more ...
NEAS FUNDAMENTALS –
The Travelling Dance Format

Gabriella, co-founder and art director of “Neas Tribal”, stops by at “Perlatentia’s” in Hanover
by Konstanze Winkler

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A FAMILY CALLED TRIBAL
About 6th Tribal Festival of the
Russian Tribal Federation in Moscow, Russia

- original text by Valeriya Potapovich;
translated into English by Anna Khrupkina

They say it’s cold in Russia …
… It’s true. Winters here are long and cold. And as if returning to
life after a long period of immobility, every year ...
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THIS IS THE WAY OF OUR NEIGHBOURS:
BUDAPEST. HUNGARY

WHAT A PRETTY BALADY!"
Report on the
7th Belly Dance Competition of the
„Daughters of Moonlight“, in Budapest, Hungary
by Viktoria Farkas and Marcel Bieger

On April 7th 2013, for the seventh time the Belly Dance Competition of the renowned dance studio “Mahasti" ...
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With velvet gloves and love armor against the hatred in the world
Anasma - CHANCE IS BACK"
A CD review by Konstanze Winkler

Now she’s singing as well! Anasma, who is famous for her remarkable dance creations, has found ... more ...
The way our neighbours dance: ROMANIA

TRIBAL FEST BUCHAREST
1st - 3rd November 2013

Show report by Sway

These were unforgettable days in Romania at the first Tribal Fest Bucharest!  I think we will all remember our first visit to Romania and big thanks to Andreea and Hermina for organizing an amazing festival ... more ...

20th Oriental Festival of Europe
News-Ticker ...

World of Orient
NEWS-TICKER ...

Tribal Festival
NEWS TICKER ...
INFUSION TALLINN
25. - 27. April 2014

Showreport by “Hagallady” Anita Blake

This time „Hagallady“ Anita Blake went all the way up to the Baltic Sea, to be correct, to Estonia, where for the second time „Infusion Tallinn Festival“ took place, one of the biggest ones ...
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"I ALWAYS WANTED TO BECOME A LADY"
8th Competition “Daughters of the Moonlight”

- by Romy Mimus
(translated into English by Marcel Bieger)

I always wanted to be a lady so when I was offered to become a “Hagallady” I couldn’t resist ...
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21st Oriental Festival of Europe
NEWS-TICKER ...
ATS® HOMECOMING -
My Journey With Mothership
to the Roots of Tribal

by Freddie Kaz

When in early 2014 the “ATS Homecoming Festival” was heralded for ... more ...
Latest News from
TRIBAL VANGUARD FESTIVAL
in Poznan


“Hi, this is Iza from Tribal Vanguard Festival in Poznan,
Poland ...
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SEE OUR NEIGHBOURS DANCING
“TribaLeón” - Feel the Movement
by Latifah Abdel

León - Have you ever heard of it? ...
more...
"Great visual Spectacle"
TRIBAL VANGUARD 2015
IN POZNAN

by Noemi Loranca
There are so many beautiful dance ... more ....
UNDER THE SIGN SWING AND ATS
Festival „Tribal Prague” 2016
by “Nakari"

Again our correspondents have been busy touring through Europe. This time Doro and Michaela from ...

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ALL EUROPE IN WARSAW
Tribal Hafla Festival
by Duo Nakari
part I ... & part II ...