Welcome to the Salimpour School

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Jamila Salimpour’s 90th Birthday Celebration!

Jamila Salimpour’s intimate experience working with elephants during her time performing as an acrobat with the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey circus in the 1940’s, had a profound effect on her that has lasted […]

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Introducing: Abigail Keyes

Salimpour School is proud to introduce one of our resident instructors here at the Salimpour Studio, Abigail Keyes.

Abigail Keyes was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she also was a competitive figure […]

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Liberate and Be Enough

Most of us have heard the phrase:  “Shut up and dance”.  And in my classes I often say “no more resistance”.  What I mean is to forget all those things that hold you back–all the […]

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Historically, women are “the caretakers”. Society encourages us to put other people first, and our value is often defined by how well we take care of someone else. We are daughters, mothers, sisters, […]

Strange Brew: Contemporary Elements for Belly Dance every Wednesday, at 7pm beginning July 6th!

Strange Brew is an on-going workshop style series catered to intermediate/advanced dancers.  Classes are on a drop-in basis and will be taught by either Kami Liddle, Mira Betz, Gina Bruno, Rose Harden, Zoe Jakes, or special invited guests.
For schedule information, please follow their Facebook Page here

Check out our Events & Upcoming Performances

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See our Class Schedule at the Salimpour Studio

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Online Training for Belly Dance

New Online Class Subscribers:

  • Pay in full for the Suhaila Level 1 OR Jamila Level 1 by May 31 and receive a four week subscription to online classes to begin no later than Sept 1, 2016.
  • Pay in full for BOTH the Suhaila Level 1 and Jamila Level 1 by May 31 and receive a 10 week subscription to online classes to begin no later than Sept 1, 2016

To take advantage of this offer, simply enter code: SUMMER in notes during checkout.

Please note: This special deal is not combinable with other offers, nonrefundable, nontransferable, not exchangeable.

For more information:  www.SalimpourSchoolOnline.com

Educating Belly Dancers Since 1949


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Weekly classes for all levels.

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