The instructors listed below offer regular belly dance classes in the Baltimore area. Please visit their site for specific class information. is a directory service and does not provide class information or recommendations. By clicking "Visit Site" below you are visiting each individual instructor's site. is not responsible for any content on those websites. 


Baltimore City


Aliceanna is a Baltimore-based belly dance artist whose style is an ever evolving mixture of Egyptian, oriental fusion and tribal fusion. She's got something for everyone! 



Baltimore City


Mariza can help you find your shimmy! Mariza is available for private or semi-private lessons or coaching, in person or online. 



Baltimore City


Train the body, dance from the heart! Whether you're an aspiring performer, a cultural enthusiast or just in search of a fun, sexy workout, there's a place for you in my classes. Performance opportunities will be offered, but participation is never required.


Nina Amaya

Baltimore City


Nina Amaya is trained in Middle Eastern dance forms, and is director of the marvelous Aubergine dancers and Baltimore's bellydance band, Brinjal, and a member of Big Whimsy: stilt walkers, fire dancers, story tellers and more. 



Severna Park


Typhrodisia's Bellydance and Beyond studio has Bellydance, Hawaiian Hula, Tahitian, Fitness and world dance classes.Typhrodisia also hosts various workshops and shows with some of the most sought after bellydancers. 





Naimah is an award winning belly dancer from Baltimore, MD who won the title of 2009 Bellydance Nationals Alternative Fusion Soloist Champion and the People’s Choice award. She is also the director of the 2010 Belly Dance Nationals’ Alternative Fusion Troupe Champions, “Amandari”. She has also trained several other award winning dancers. 





As a teacher, I guide students to the fulfilling experience of creative flow through dance, and to fall in love with practice and process. My passion is growing a love for the practice of dance that is accessible to anyone who walks into the studio.


Samira Shuruk



Come for the jingly scarves and exercise. Stay for the friends and culture!





Led by renowned performer and instructor Latifa, this school of Middle Eastern dance offers a place for new students to discover dance, for continuing students to grow and for professional performers to hone and perfect their skills.



Harford County


Learn how to wiggle your hips and arms in ways you never thought possible! Have fun while gaining flexibility and strength. Award-winning Belly Dancer Amartia will teach you the basics of belly dance from the shimmy to the hip drop. 


Meridian Dance Company

Baltimore City


Based in Baltimore, Meridian Dance Company offers belly dance classes, a monthly hafleh (belly dance show), and performers for local and regional events.





Rashelle offers an upbeat, energetic belly dance fusion class that blends a variety of dance styles (African, hip hop, jazz etc. ) with traditional belly dance movements so students can learn to belly dance with a twist! 





Master teacher Antonia has 40 years of experience working in nightclubs and dancing to live Middle Eastern music.


Masala Movements



Masala Movements is an intimate home studio that offers dance, yoga, and music classes by Wendy "Bhagwati" Broadway. Wendy's instructional approach incorporates knowledge and experience gained through her formal education, complementary training, as well as her time serving in the United States Army.


Al Safaar



Beginner and intermediate classes with Farida.