Dance star Ketty performs at the summer belly dance held near the pyramids in Giza in 2003 (AFP Photo / Amro Maraghi) In a nightclub in Giza, heavy drum beats can be heard as Somaya enters the hall, barefoot.
What does BD stand for?
BD stands for Belly Dance
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So when Yvette was diagnosed with stage one cancer in her left breast and underwent a lumpectomy and radiotherapy, she decided to follow her heart, ditch the day job and become a belly dance teacher full time.
A few times a year, Lynn also organises a hafla - a belly dance party where everyone dresses up and wiggles the night away.
So when I heard about the new belly dance class in Perry Barr I thought I would give it a whirl.
Italian-born belly dance instructor Valeria Lo Iacono, who is taking the classes, said: "Belly-dancing is great for people of all ages, shapes and sizes and really focuses on strengthening the core muscles and toning the hips, waist and thighs as well as playing a key role in improving people's emotional health.
Meital learned how to belly dance from an Egyptian teacher in a London dance school and believes that "through cooperation between dancers we can achieve peace," Egypt's al-Masry al-Youm reported Israel's Hebrew paper, Maariv, as saying.
Disc one features the "Slow and Sensual" slow belly dance routine, the "Heat It Up" fast belly dance routine, and the "Flex Appeal" stretch routine, with a bonus belly dance tutorial as well as a complete choreographed dance and performance by belly dance superstar Ansuya.