The Silk Route will be bringing a bit of Las Vegas style to The Bedford in Balham on Sunday 17th May 2015. Our featured artist is the lovely Itziar and we will also expect a mix of shimmy and glitz from Rachel Bennett, Cherie Leigh-Marshall (plus Mims and Natasha Bradley), Catherine Taylor, Michelle McLennan (Urban Drift Bellydance), Naama Gelber, Kim Farnum, Hipsinc, Krystina, Amanda Pittoreska and Edit.
The show will open with our regular “Student Spotlight” section, this time with the Sigma troupe (from Catherine Taylor’s School), Louise (from Cherie Leigh-Marshall’s School) plus Nicky and Feyza (from Rachel Bennett’s School).
You will also have the opportunity to do a spot of shopping at Krystina’s “Bellydance Boutique” which will be at the show to provide for all your essential Bellydance costume and prop needs!
Full details of the show can be found at our website – www.SilkRouteShow.com
Our website also includes links to our Flickr photostream and our YouTube channel for photos and video from the March “Gypsy Spirit” themed show.
We’ve some fantastic line-ups to come during 2015 at The Silk Route and to start it all off on Sunday 18th January, we welcome back the amazing Hossam and Serena Ramzy. They will be taking over the show for the evening and bringing with them their Graduates and Students, The Ramzy Dance Company, The Drummer Queens and friends…..expect to be amazed!
You will have to wait to find out who else will be appearing later in the year……
If you need any reminder of how we finished off 2014 our spectacular “Vintage Gala” themed show then photos from the evening can be viewed on our Flickr photostream – simply follow the links from our website at www.SilkRouteShow.com.
Thank you to everyone that has supported the show to date and we can’t wait to see you all again in 2015.
The Silk Route welcomes back Anna Kemper as our “Featured Artist” for our show on Sunday 16th November 2014. Anna sparked off our first show of the year in January and now sees out the last Silk Route of 2014 which runs under the them of “Vintage Gala”.
We also welcome back Silk Route favourites Bonita, Maho, Roxane Grant, Aliah, Catherine Taylor, Louise Brooks and Hipsinc as well as a debut for the show from Itziar. Our “Student Showcase” section will open the show with sizzling performances from Scarlett Hips (Bonita’s School of Dance), Maho Tribal Bellydance School, The Zahwah Bellydancers (Aliah’s School) and of course students from Anna Kemper’s School. See www.SilkRouteShow.com for more information.
Also, if you missed our September show, or just want to remind yourself of what a fabulous evening it was, photos can be viewed on our Flick photostream – simply follow the “Photo” links from our website.
As we build up to the 21st September 2014 Silk Route, we’ve posted a selection of photos from the July 2014 show on our Flickr Photostream. For a reminder of what a great night of dance we enjoyed, follow the link from our website at www.SilkRouteShow.com/Photos/.
We’ve a night of mystical Egyptian magic and more(!) at The Silk Route on Sunday 21st September 2014 with the theme of “Queen Cleopatra”.
Our “Featured Artist” will be Melissa Pina previewing some of her forthcoming production “The Coronation of Cleopatra”. We will also welcome Asmahan, Tevec, Poppy, Catherine Taylor, Naama Gelber, Bseisa and Helen Rad. As usual the show will open with our “Student Showcase” section which this month will cast the spotlight on Mahira (Melissa’s School), Nafiseh’s students and Sigma (Catherine Taylor’s School).
Doors open at 7:00pm…….
See http://www.SilkRouteShow.com/ for full details.
As the theme for July’s Silk Route show is “The Wit in Bellydance” it should be a fun evening and will, as always, showcase some fantastic dancing. Our Featured Artist is Sarah Malik, London’s very own ambassador of all things Moroccan! We’re also looking forward to performances from Barbara Ölyüs, Sunny, Maho, Tahaty, Aliah, Louise Brooks & Jim Dytham plus Skara. We’ll also have our regular Student Showcase section with Maho Tribal Bellydance School, Sunny’s School and Infinity (Michou Dance Students). All the details plus links to photos from our May 2014 show and a whole lot more can be found on our website www.SilkRouteShow.com.
The Silk Route on 18th May 2014 will be a spicy hot evening and with the theme of “Latin Heat” there should be some sizzling performances.
Our “Featured Artist” for this show is Desiree and we are also looking forward to routines from Sarasvati, Emma Marshall, Amy Rolph, Saeeda Kasym, Naama Gelber, Bonita, Kim Farnum and Edit & Ela.
To open the show our regular “Student Showcase” section casts the spotlight on the Habibi Belles from the Hipsinc school and the Scarlet Hips from Bonita’s School of Dance.
See www.SilkRouteShow.com for full details.
Spring is in the air and things are definitely warming up for The Silk Route show on Sunday 30th March 2014. With the theme of “Duende (Passion)” we welcome back the brilliant Eva Green (Featured Artist) plus Poppy Platanias, Barbara Ölyüs, Cherie Leigh-Marshall, Aliah. Charlotte Wassell and Ter’zím Tribal, Tahaty, Nadine We Bass, Tevec and Caasi. The show will open with our regular “Student Spotlight” section featuring students from Eva Green’s Art of Bellydance Academy and Cherie Leigh-Marshall’s School. Full details can be found on our website at www.SilkRouteShow.com.
We have also now posted photos from January’s show on our Flickr Photostream (follow the links from www.SilkRouteShow.com/Photos to view them). The photos have brought back fantastic memories of that evening’s performances and we look forward to another sparkling evening at the March show.
To welcome in 2014, our first show of the year runs under the theme of “Rhythm & Beats”. We are thrilled to welcome back the amazing Anna Kemper of Smallworld Bellydance as our “Featured Artist”.
If you haven’t seen Anna before you are in for a real treat but the rewards don’t stop there! We are also proud to present a fantastic line-up with Cherie-Leigh Marshall, Sarasvati, Rachel Rafiefar, Hayaam, Natasha Bradley, Lady Skara, Michelle McLennan (Urban Drift Bellydance) and the Silk Route debut of the legendry Shazzizam of Bognor Regis! To kick off the show our regular “Student Showcase” section will spotlight students from Anna Kemper’s Smallworld Bellydance School and Rachel Rafiefar’s Parvaneh troupe.
Come and join us and start your year in style!
See www.SilkRouteShow.com for full details.