Circus Tribal, featured 8/09

circustribalfd0809Circus Tribal Bellydance Co. is a modern bellydance ensemble from Ashland, OR.  Known for their creativity and charisma they infuse each performance with equal parts tradition, innovation and humor.

The dancers of Circus Tribal continue to study the varied facets of bellydance as well as dance and culture from the Middle East, North Africa, India, Spain and Roma people. Their inspiration for performance and costume is also influenced by various dance and art forms and from the beauty of every day life. They are currently studying under the guidance of the legendary Suhaila Salimpour and strive to continually learn and grow as artists and dancers.

Director Emily Alrick, and principal dancers Gloria and Mariana, strive to bring their distinctive brand of charisma and partnership to every Circus Tribal performance.