Proud members of Dance Nova Scotia
PLEASE NOTE: We are still at 1668 Barrington St! We will be moving to 1489 Birmingham (corner of Spring Garden ) on July 29.
Learn to Bellydance
Visit our beautiful studio in downtown Halifax! We specialize in Classic Egyptian, Tribal Fusion or American Tribal Style Bellydance classes.
Try Hula Hoop, Bootcamp, and more.
Get fit, build strength, gain flexibility, and have fun!
Hire a Performer
For spectacular entertainment that sets your event apart, our performers always dazzle! See our demo videos, and learn more about hiring a bellydancer or cirque performer.
News and Events
Drop in to one of our summer classes!
We have many classes this summer that are open to drop ins! Check the schedule (All drop-in-able classes are marked with an asterisk) and class descriptions, and contact us if you'd like to ask about specific classes.
The Final Showdown: July Student Showcase - our last one at 1668 Barrington!
FRIDAY July 25, doors 8:45pm, show 9:00pm
$10 (This is a fundraiser for our move!)
*Tickets will be sold in advance, $10 cash in person, $11.50 via e-transfer to email@example.com - limit of 75 seats!*
It's our last showcase at our beautiful Barrington Studio, before we move on up to Spring Garden.
Come see what our incredible students have been working on all term, plus performances by our instructors! We anticipate the showcase will be 60 mins or less, followed by a send-off party for our lovely space that we've come to love so much!
Harmony Bazaar: Festival of Women and Song
July 25-27, 2014
Lockeport, Nova Scotia
Harmony Bazaar is a summer music festival focusing primarily on female singer songwriters. Harmony Bazaar 2013 will be the 8th offering of this festival in the rural coastal community of Lockeport, Nova Scotia. The development of women telling their stories through song and music is the key principle of HB. Engaging the community and creating a cultural community that enhances participation in music as a viable career option through professional, semi-professional, novice and youth opportunities as well as formal learning opportunities are the key principles of Harmony Bazaar Festival of Women & Song Society.
Egyptian Bellydance Workshop: 11am: Lockeport High School Gymnasium
Bellydance Performance: 3:30pm: Main Stage
View the complete schedule <---here!
We are moving in August 2014!
As of July 31st we will be leaving Barrington St and moving on up to Spring Garden! We'll be taking a break in August, and in September 2014, we will be opening in our new space!
We love our beautiful Barrington studio and will be sad to say good-bye to it, but we think you will all love our NEW studio above Lululemon on Spring Garden and Birmingham! (The old Ashtanga Yoga Shala space) We are thrilled about this opportunity, the new space is larger and more versatile, with TWO gorgeous bathrooms, with showers! We will have our own private entrance on 1489 Birmingham St. :D
Serpentine Open House
September 6th, 12pm-4pm
Free 30-min sampler classes all day! Plus tea and snacks!
More details TBA.
Atlantic Fringe Festival
September 4,5,6, 2014 (Exact times TBA)
Neptune Studio Theatre, Halifax, NS
Cabaret Serpentine, Serpentine Studios instructors and the Student Troupe plan in taking Halifax by storm with The Serpentine Sideshow; featuring a carnival of delights: Bellydance, Tribal Fusion, Hula Hoop, Circus arts and more! Details TBA.
Embrace Truro - Drum and Dance performance
Sept. 13, 2014 Marigold Cultural Centre,Truro, NS
Laura and Daniel are thrilled to be involved with the fourth annual Embrace Truro Festival will be a celebration of the town's arts, cultures and diversity. The daylong event is a project of the Town of Truro Equity and Diversity Committee and features international music, dance and food, as well as interesting displays, demonstrations and activities for all ages.
Saturday, October 18 from 6pm to midnight
Nocturne: Art at Night is a fall festival that brings art and energy to the streets of Halifax between 6 p.m.-midnight. The completely free annual event showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax. Nocturne, designed and planned by volunteers, is an opportunity for everyone to experience the art of Halifax in a whole new light. The Nocturne Program Guide provides details about exhibitions in galleries and public spaces throughout the city.
Serpentine Studios presents: AZIZA!
May 15-17, 2015
1489 Birmingham St, Halifax NS
Aziza is one of the brightest, most in-demand stars of bellydance in the world today, recognized across the globe for her unparalleled ability to express the unique synergy of movement and sound that is the hallmark of this ancient art form.
An intuitive, concise and generous instructor, Aziza excels at inspiring dancers to reach the next level. Promoters and students alike appreciate her ability to present well-organized, relevant and useful material that is accessible and challenging to all levels of dancers from beginner to professional.
We are thrilled to present these workshops in an intimate studio environment (yes, with mirrors!). We will be limiting registration to just 30 participants to ensure the best learning experience for those attending. For this reason we are opening up early registration at a special price!
There will be a gala show on the evening of Friday May 15th for this event, information will become available closer to the date!
For more info, visit the Aziza Workshop Page!
April Rose Workshops
Hosted by Wild Lily Dance Studio
August 22-24, 2014
Wild Lily Dance Centre, 156 Duckworth Street, St. John’s, NL
April is our favourite dancer right now and we loved her workshops at the IBCC in Toronto! Her unique brand of fusion is absolutely hypnotic.
REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 5, 2014 see WIld Lily for more details