Beyonce, Shaquira, Kylie Jenner, Priyanka Chopra-Jonas and other celebrities have brought bellydancing into the mainstream culture. Now you too can learn the history of bellydancing along with some basic belly dancing movements from Amara Sayid. Amara is recognized by her heartfelt performances exuding great elegance, emotion, and musicality. Her deep-rooted admiration and dedication to this art form has been cultivated over decades. In 2014, Amara became the Artistic Director of the Mideast Performing Company which has performed in several theatre productions, including MDC’s annual dance shows. Amara’s artistic goal is to maintain the beauty of Middle Eastern dance by performing with elegance, grace, and authenticity.
For over 20 years, our academy has taught elegant belly dance courses through the School of Continuing Education & Professional Development at Miami Dade College’s Kendall Campus. By providing sophisticated, professional, and award-winning instructors and performers, Mid East Performing Arts Academy has become synonymous with professionalism and quality.
We pride ourselves in teaching dancers the most diverse Middle Eastern dance styles. Now with a professional team of 5 award-winning instructors, our program provides you with patient, fun, and challenging classes to push you to the next level. Register today at our program with MDC Kendall Campus and embark on a beautiful journey of Middle Eastern dance and culture.