Our master teachers this year come from all over the world and teach all dance styles. From Oriental, American Tribal and Folkloric Belly Dance to the new Goth Fusion you can learn them all or become a master of one. Our master teachers are the biggest superstars in the business and for four days they are here to serve you. Learn More >
The Queen of Oriental Dance & an icon to millions around the worldEgypt
The master teacher choreographer who teachers students and stars all over the worldEgypt
The undisputed master of American Tribal Dance, her presence is empoweringUSA
Egypt's top dancer delivers a stage presence that is remembered for lifeEgypt
The Turkish Queen of Belly Dance will take your breath awayTurkey
The Tribal Fusion Star graces stages exquisite styleUSA
A passion for teaching and theatrics like none otherEgypt
Combines the healing arts with the performance artsUSA
Teacher of Shakira, and a dancing star in her own rightUSA
A pioneering teacher of healing the body and mind through the art of Belly DanceMiddle East
Ukraine's most famous belly dancer, gifted teacher, and celebrityUkraine
Our 2012 Competition Winner was crowned our BDC Queen and will serve as an expert teacherSouth Korea
Our master teachers this year come from all over the world and teach all dance styles. From Oriental, American Tribal and Folkloric Belly Dance to the new Goth Fusion you can learn them all or become a master of one. Our master teachers are the biggest superstars in the business and for four days they are here to serve you.
This year’s opening and closing gala shows will simply amaze. We’ve brought in a famous director, the best belly dance chhoregropher, and rented Ningbo’s gorgeous 1,200 seat Grand Theater. All of our master teachers will perform onstage and will be accomponied by a professional live band. It’s sure to be the best belly dance show on earth. Learn More >
Nestled on Ningbo’s three converging rivers in the heart of Downtown Ningbo, the newly built 5–Star Shangri-La, voted Best Luxury Hotel of the Year 2011 by Travel Weekly Magazine, makes the perfect home for our Global Belly Dance Convention 2013. The entire convention will make you feel like royalty. After a day with your favorite Master Teachers in exciting workshops, you can enjoy a delectable breakfast, lunch, or dinner in the decadent Yi Café. Tired? Head upstairs to your luxurious spacious room offering vistas of the rivers and Ningbo’s vibrant downtown cityscape. All this included in your ticket. Learn More >
Enter in one of four catagories. Winners will enter the Star Competition and competete for a large grand prize, which includes a special video clip that we’ll promote throughout our belly dance community. Be invited to become a rising star master teacher in our next convention. We’ll build your name. And of course win a large cash prize. It’s the belly dance competition of the year. Learn More >
Our video and production team will film through the event and will create a DVD of your experience to share with friends.
Choose a package that includes a personal butler service and be pampered. They'll manage your schedule and make sure you have whatever you need for an amazing time.
With our VIP package you'll get exclusive one-on-one workshops with the stars of your choice. And you'll even enjoy exclusive 5-star dinners with the master teachers.