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Hiring a belly dancer for your special occasion? Trust Shiraz – a multi-award winning artist!

Hire Shiraz for your next belly dance booking! Add unique artistry and entertainment to your party in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, and Delaware!

Hiring a professional Belly Dancer will add that ‘special spark’ to your next special event or wedding! Perfect for all occasions including weddings; bachelorette parties; birthdays, New Year’s eve, cultural presentations, or any Middle Eastern family celebration, Shiraz will elevate your special day to its highest in entertainment & artistic value! 

Shiraz’s belly dancing shows are sure to leave lasting memories with all your guests. She will work closely with you to make sure no detail is overlooked, including special guests to dance with, costuming, dance style and music, and extras such as finger cymbals, veils, swords, and even the dramatic balancing of a tea tray of candles. Below are Shiraz’s professional belly dance show hire ‘packages.’

After looking over the bellydancing show packages for hire below, feel free to e-mail Shiraz@ShirazDance.com or call Shiraz at 302.743.1982 to discuss the details of booking your special event. She will need to know the date, time, and location of your event and what type of belly dancing show you would like to book or hire her for. 

Shiraz’s belly dancing shows locally serve the: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey areas, but she’s available nationwide. *Maryland bookings for all packages start at $300. 

 

Local Belly Dance Show Packages: 

featuredpicClassic Belly Dance Show

This captivating belly dance show up to 25 minutes includes a beautiful standard full belly dancing routine with props such as a veil and zills (Arabic finger cymbals), sword, assaya, Isis wings, or tea tray of candles. Belly dance show includes a dramatic entrance, dynamic drum/tabla solo, taqsim, or sword act, and more. The belly dance show also includes audience participation and encouraging the guest of honor to dance. Perfect for larger functions or if you just want something extra dramatic and memorable. *Package pricing starts at $250 and up

*Shiraz’s most popular belly dancing package*


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 Mini Belly Dance Show

This mini belly dance show up to 10 minutes includes a short routine and audience participation. Perfect for smaller functions to get the party started with flair, or if you have multiple entertainers booked for your event. *Package pricing starts at $200 and up.

 


Belly Dance Performance and Lesson

Shiraz Belly Dance at Lebanese Wedding

 

Ideal for women’s events such as Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, henna nights (leylet henna), and young children’s ‘Princess Parties’, this Mini Belly Dance Show up to 15 minutes in length is preceded or followed by a 30 minute mini belly dance lesson. Get a taste for the excitement and passion of belly dance with a captivating show, than try out some shimmies, hip drops, and snaky moves for yourself! By request Shiraz will bring fun jingly coin hipscarves for participants to wear! Perfect for those adventurous types who love to try new things, laugh, feel beautiful, and have an amazingly memorable time doing so! *Package pricing starts at $275 and up.

*Extremely popular package, easy to customize to your specific event!*

 


1523Belly Dance for Weddings

Really enchant your guests by hiring a multi-award winning dance artist! A top-quality experienced professional like Shiraz is best to ensure all runs smoothly and you and your guests get the maximum in entertainment and artistic value! Shiraz will capture the beauty and joy of your special wedding day with movement- performing a full belly dance show, an emotional feast full of passion, bliss, and depth. She will include any props (Isis wings, veil, candle tray, assaya, zills), music selection, folkloric pieces, and audience participation requested. Shiraz offers assistance with such details of the wedding belly dance performance as coordinating costume colors, song requests, specific guests to dance with, etc. Knowing that events out of your control can happen on this special day, and that you need to be savoring the day not worrying, the wedding belly dance package has extra time built into it. Pricing starts at $300 and up.

Grand Entrances / Zeffa 

*A traditional Zeffa – wedding processional of the bride and groom – or other type of Grand Event Entrance can be booked in addition to the belly dance wedding package or on its own.* A zaffa is a cherished cultural tradition with a deep history for the wedding night, Shiraz and/or a group of her dancers can lead the zeffa w/ flaming shamadan/candleabras, finger cymbals, tambourines, incense, isis wings, and more! Contact for pricing.

 


IMG_9900Bachelorette Party / Leylet Henna

This fun 15 minute belly dance show is preceded or followed by a 30 minute belly dance lesson with coin hip scarves for all participants to wear. FREE jingly hip scarf for the bride to be! A unique way to celebrate with the ladies, pick up some great new moves, and have a wonderful time! Pricing starts at $275 and up.


 

Shiraz - Arab Folkloric Dance

Dances of the Middle East and North Africa – Folkloric Dance Show Package

Shiraz is available to perform folkloric and traditional dances from around the Arab World/Middle East for your next cultural event or celebration! Any of the above celebrations or cultural events will be greatly enhanced with a folkloric dance from Tunisia, Egypt, Turkey, the Arabian gulf, and more! Please contact for pricing, easy to customize to your event needs. 

 

 

Belly Dance Duet – or Group of Belly Dancers

Shiraz and a delightful belly dance partner, or a group of belly dancers, provide a theatrical belly dance show excellent for large parties, corporate events, concerts, and festivals that includes audience participation and dramatic props. For those who really know how to make an event unforgettable! Double the drama, double the entertainment, double the impact! *Male and Female dancers available.*

 

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+ Add Live Middle Eastern Musicians to Any Belly Dance Package

Enjoying belly dancing to live music is an amazing and authentic way to experience the art.

Shiraz loves collaborating with the area’s top musical artists.  A live musician or full band can be added onto any of the above belly dancing packages for an additional fee. Adding a live Arab percussionist on tabla (Middle Eastern drum) to play a dynamic, lively, and truly in-the-moment drum solo for Shiraz is an amazing way to add extra authenticity and excitement to the belly dancing show. A whole Middle Eastern band can also be hired to provide live music for Shiraz’s performance, and is the most authentic and artful way to experience Middle Eastern entertainment. Contact Shiraz directly for rates; they vary due to venue, package length/type, travel, availability, and musician.


Please e-mail Shiraz@ShirazDance.com or call Shiraz at 302.743.1982 to book your belly dancing package! 

 

*Belly Dance Rates for special occasions vary according to: performance package, number of belly dance sets and dancers, travel, time, availability, props, venue, exc. Shiraz mainly serves the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Newark, Delaware, and Baltimore, Maryland, and New Jersey areas but is available for belly dance bookings nationally, and internationally. Please note, Shiraz serves multiple areas but bookings in Baltimore and throughout Maryland start at $300 and up for all shows packages.* 

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