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Booking Al-Bahira Dance Theater

Let Al-Bahira Dance Theater help provide beautiful flair and stunning entertainment for your event, whether that calls for a traditional wedding procession, an engaging soloist to spice up a bridal shower or birthday party, a cultural dance and music presentation, or a full evening of performance complete with a large ensemble and a lush tapestry of changing music, costumes and dance styles. No event is too large or too small.

Below is sample list of some of the types of event entertainment or educational opportunity you might book through Al-Bahira. Contact us to discuss how we might help you create a truly unique and memorable event.

  • Professional solo belly dancers for weddings, birthday parties, dinner parties, bachelorettes, and bridal/baby shower mini-lessons

  • Zaffa wedding procession (with musicians or with recorded music), with or without shamadan (candelabra)

  • Somali wedding bridal procession and performance
  • Persian classical dancers or belly dancers for Nourouz/Nowrooz celebrations
  • Belly dance ensemble entertainment for themed events and galas, featuring dynamic dances and eye-catching costumes

  • Folkloric dancers for cultural presentations, international festivals, and diversity celebrations

  • Full show (20 - 90 minutes) featuring a full ensemble, multiple choreographies, costume changes and themed content for a community event or arts series

  • Presentations and performances for health, fitness, and women's wellness

  • Seminars and lectures on Middle Eastern music, dance and arts for schools, colleges, or workplaces

  • Theme events or events for Arabic, Persian (Iranian), Turkish, Greek, Indian or Somali audiences

  • Belly dance or folkloric dance workshops anywhere in the country (or around the world) with Al-Bahira Artistic Director, Mirah Ammal (contact us for sample topics)

  • Dance and drumming private lessons and specialty classes with Aalim School instructors.


For booking, call 612-703-7002
or email


Al-Bahira Dance Theater

P.O. Box 19342

Minneapolis, MN 55419


or 763-229-7801




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