When most people think of men and belly dancing together, they picture a crowd of rowdy gents goggling at a beautifully seductive lady performing the shimmering hip vibration. But what may be news to many, is that in North Africa and Middle East in bygone times, belly dancing men were very common and hugely popular. [...]
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Posted on August 22, 2011 by marktanner
Posted on May 31, 2011 by marktanner
It seems everyone is talking about Zumba dancing these days. Love it or hate it, it is hard not to be impressed that since humble beginnings in Columbia in the mid-1990s, it has swept the world. There are now more than 110,000 locations in 125 countries where licensed Zumba instructors take classes. Quite significant.
At Henry [...]
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