Renée Rothman, PhD
Dancer, writer, thinker, worker, and all that jazz
Subject CloudAlgeria American Idol American modern dance ATS Bellydance Beth Pettengil Riley capoeira Charles Ruhe community Continuum Movement Crepe Place Crystal Silmi Culture Dark Fusion Bellydance Entertainment ethnography Glee Haiti Health Helené History hula James Durbin Janelle Rodriguez Jazzercise kathakali Lorraine Kinnamon Lumen Obscura Mexican folkdance Modern dance National Dance Week Olga Nájera-Ramírez Ouled Nail Politics polynesian dance Raks Arabi Rita Rivera samba Santa Cruz Dance Salon SFEDF Suhaila Salimpour SYTYCD Thriller Tribal Fest Tribal Fusion
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On Sunday, September 23, the Santa Cruz Dance Salon presented “Cairo to California: an Introduction to Bellydance.” As the hostess of this workshop, my goal was to illuminate the varieties of bellydance that have evolved from their original forms in … Continue reading
“I am Jamila Salimpour’s daughter.” Suhaila Salimpour is acutely aware of her place in bellydance history and of her responsibilities towards her mother’s legacy. Indeed, so important is her mother’s work that Suhaila compared her to America’s great modern dancer, … Continue reading