Sunday, October 30, 2016

November Preview

Aren't we all thankful for the amazing raqs community we have created in metro Atlanta? Show your gratitude by getting out to enjoy these workshops and shows coming up in November!

November 4-6

Kati Hernandez

"Ekele Kua" Afro-Cuban Dance Intensive with Kati Hernandez

Atlanta Fusion Belly Dance
1015 Collier Road, Atlanta, GA 

Full weekend pass $135; private lessons available

Heidi Hernandez brings Afro-Cuban style to Atlanta with an event featuring Kati Hernandez of Los
Angeles. A great opportunity for Latin dancers, fusion artists, and belly dancers interested in this powerful dance form to deepen their dance skills and cultural understanding.

Classes include:
Ladies' Afro-Cuban Styling: Friday 7:45 - 9:45 p.m.
Guaguancó: Saturday 2:15 - 4:15 p.m.
Arar√°: Saturday 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Timba con Rumba: Saturday 6:45 - 8:45 p.m.
Orishas: Sunday 3:15 - 7:15 p.m.

Visit the Facebook event for more details, or visit the Heidi Baila web site to buy tickets.

Saturday, November 5

Nazeem Allayl Fall Studio Show

7:30 p.m. (doors 7:00)
Theatre in the Square, 11 Whitlock Ave NW, Marietta, GA

Nazeem Allayl Studios present their semi-annual studio show, featuring performances by students from all three studio locations, as well as studio troupes and instructors. Click here for tickets.

Sunday, November 6

Atlanta Tribal Cafe

12:00 - 2:00 p.m. (doors at 11:00)
Sabia Nayeli
Babylon Cafe, 2257 Lenox Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324 
$8 in advance/$10 at the door (exact change appreciated, and bring tips for the dancers!) 

This month's Tribal Cafe will features performances from local favorite Sabia Nayeli, fusion troupe Addivas of easter Tennessee/western North Carolina, and the Awalim Dance Company.

Tribal Cafe is a monthly event hosted by Babylon Cafe. The authentic, made-from-scratch Iraqi food is tasty, the atmosphere is casual, and it's a great opportunity for local and regional tribal-style performers to engage with the audience (and get paid)!

Visit the  Facebook event for more info, and join the Tribal Cafe Community page to keep up with all the news about this monthly event, brought to you by Ziah of Awalim and the Tribal Bellydance Center of Atlanta.

Keep up with everything that's happening in metro Atlanta and beyond with the Yalla Y'all Community Calendar! If you're planning a workshop, show, or hafla, please submit event details to