Let the hips fall where they may!

Mythri is Having Another Workshop

We had so much fun at our November 6, Introduction to ATS® workshop, everyone wanted to do another as soon as possible. So, Mythri will be having another ATS® Fundamentals Workshop on Sunday, November 27th.  This will be a follow-up to our November 6th workshop. We will review the basic moves covered at that workshop…

Mythri Has Been Hard at Work

Mythri has been hard at work on two new choreographies, as well as incorporating some new improv combos into our repertoire.  We can’t wait to show them off! We also have new costumes. Yay! We’ve also been working on the Calgary Belly Dancers Colouring Book, in support of the Women In Need Society.  We’d like to…

Be Active and Have Fun!

Start 2016 off right–by dancing!   American Tribal Style® Belly Dance is a fun way to stay active.  It’s good for the body, it’s good for the brain, and it’s good for the self-image. Women (and men) of all shapes, sizes, and ages dance ATS® style.  You don’t need to look like Bellydance Barbie to…

Why Dance?

Dancing has many benefits.  A recent study suggests that group dancing, involving “exertive, synchronized movement to music” plays a role in social bonding and releases endorphins (the feel-good hormones). Tarr, B., Launay, J., Cohen, E., & Dunbar, R. (2015, October 28). Synchrony and exertion during dance independently raise pain threshold and encourage social bonding. Retrieved December…

Cue the scary music…

Members of Mythri Tribal Belly Dance are excited about the upcoming Devi Mamak workshops and Hallowe’en Hafla in Edmonton on Hallowe’en weekend. Christa and Brenda are honoured to have the opportunity to perform a dark little number we’ve brewed up. So, we’ll be goblin food and boo-gieing Hallowe’en night away.  Come on out and share in the fun—–if…

New Class Session Starting in September

Check out our Classes page for information on our Fall 2015 class in ATS® Belly Dance Fundamentals. See why American Tribal Style® belly dance has become popular all over the world. Find out what square dancing and belly dancing have in common. Learn why ATS® is so much fun.  This is not your grandmother’s belly dance!   Our belly dance classes take…