Oakville Special News View

Raqia Hassan returns! April 22 & 23, 2017

The Queen of Oriental Dance, Madam Raqia Hassan of Cairo, Egypt returns for her third time to BellyUp Oakville! There is no one else like! She has created the superstar dancers of Egypt such as Dina, Randa Kamel, Aziza of Cairo, Soraia...

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Arabic Drumming 4 Week Course - Hamilton Learn to play the Arabic Drum also known as the Dumbek or Tabla. Paul's comprehensive drumming course is designed for Beginners - no previous experience needed. In 4 weeks you'll learn some of the very basic Arabic rhythms used in Middle... [Read More]
New Tuesday AM. Bellydance!

Wake up and Bellydance! New Tuesday morning Bellydance for fitness and fun class! 11am. to Noon with Joharah. 6 Week Session only $99. Starts October 24th at BellyUp Oakville. 

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Tickets on Sale for the Sadie Bellydance Show!

Superstar Sadie plus many other local and international bellydancers will be performing on Saturday November 26th! Get your tickets now.

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BellyUp's Christmas Holiday Hafla

Join us on Tuesday December 6th for a fun, casual night for all of us to get together and celebrate!

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Canada Raqs 2017 - Workshops. Competition. Show.

Announcing BellyUp's Canada Raqs 2017 Bellydance Festival and Competition. October 20-22, 2017 starring the Reda Troupe's principle dancer Mohamed Kazafy and returning Master Teacher Khaled Mahmoud. Save the dates for 16 ...

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Spicy Bollywood with Paromita Kar

Join internationally acclaimed dancer, choreographer and dance ethnographer Paromita Kar for Spicy Bollywood and Afghan-Tajik Pop workshops on October 23rd. 

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Sadie Prep Classes

Danielle hosts two awesome Pop-Up classes to train students on the fundamentals of Sadie technique! If you're heading to the Sadie intensive this November, these are great classes to take to prepare you. 

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BellyUp Oakville

Start any time! 

Don't wait! Start today! 

Our Fall session is on! Jump in and start any time. Every week we review and practice what we learned in previous weeks. And if you miss a week, our curriculum rotates making it easy to catch up. Classes for those with absolutely no experience through to advanced level. Technique & awesome combos to help you learn the art form of Bellydance and open you up to alternative styles such as Latin Bellydance and Nuvo "Contemporary" Bellydance with an urban hip hop vibe! It's all at BellyUp Oakville (and Hamilton on Tuesdays). 

BellyUp celebrates 10 years of being one of Canada's leading specialty Bellydance Studios! We offer the best in Egyptian style Bellydance from Oriental to Folklore. As well, Latin Bellydance and Nuvo Bellydance Fusion classes offer a modern twist on tradition for the Bellydance enthusiast. Our gorgeous, one-of-a-kind studio is luxurious and creates the perfect ambiance. Students feel the exotic vibe the moment they step through our doors and on to the dance floor. You'll find classes and specialty workshops for all level from new beginner to professional. 


"I come from Egypt to teach at BellyUp for several years now and every time there is nothing like the students and the energy of BellyUp. The best dance studio for Egyptian Bellydance in Canada. Joharah trains the best!"  - Raqia Hassan of Egypt

"No studio compares to the feeling and vibe of BellyUp. This is a studio seriously committed to the art of Bellydance and teaching it as such. For great training in Canada this is the place to be. You'll take your dance to the next level and then some. I love teaching at BellyUp!" - Nourhan Sharif - NYC