Nigma Belly Dance Workshop by BaliSpirit.com
with The Yoga Barn© and incredible accomodation
We are sorry, Belly Dance Workshop with Nigma at The Yoga Barn
is currently unavailable for now. We will inform you here. Thank You.
This is a rare opportunity to study with Nigma, an internationally acclaimed
Belly Dancer, choreographer and teacher who will be in Bali for only 1 week.
Nigma will begin her dance tour of SE Asia with a magical weekend workshop here
All levels welcome. The workshop will be offered in four sessions.
To see more information about Nigma, go to www.nigmabellydance.com
Nigma is an accomplished Bellydancer, choreographer, Oriental Dance instructor
and founder of the “El-Oasis” Bellydance & Arabic Folklore
School. She is also founder and director of two Oriental Dance companies:
“El Oasis” and “Harmattan”. Nigma spreads the art of
Bellydance (Oriental, Tribal and Folkloric style) globally through shows,
classes and workshops.
Nigma is also a composer, lyric writer, singer and arranger. Her music
creations are influenced by the Arabic, Celtic, Scandinavian, Balcanic and
Indian traditions. Born in Poland from Roman Gypsy descent, she showed a strong
talent for music and dance at a very young age as well as a curiosity for the
After her dance training in Poland begun at the age of 6 in ballet and
folkloric dance, she went on to study Flamenco and Arabic Oriental Dance with
dancers from around the globe. Nigma has studied with and been influenced by
belly dance legends such as: Yousry Sharif, Raqia Hassan, Mahmoud Reda, Farida
Fahmy, Jehan Kamal, Bellydance Superstars: Jillina, Suhaila Salimpour, Tamalyn
Dallal, Saida, Amar Gamal & Kaeshi (Bellyqueen), Carolina Nericcio
(FatChanceBellydance, Tribal Style), Amir Thaleb (Argentina), Fadua Chuffi
(Brasil); Diana (France) and Nour (Rusia); Gloria Alba, Eva Chacón and
Besides performing in her native Poland and Spain, Nigma has performed abroad
at the International Festival of Young Musical Arts and Dance Creators in
Berlin, Folklore Festivals of Sofia and Varna, "Radost Europy"
International Festival in Belgrad, Fantasy Bellydance Festival in San Leandro,
California and alternative music and oriental dance clubs in New York.
Recently, Nigma has collaborated with two American Bellydance Superstars:
Tamalyn Dallal and Kaeshi presenting workshops and the Show “1001 Faces
of the Oriental Woman” on tour around Spain, to celebrate the
International Dance Day 2006. The Ediciones Tutor Publishing House has
comissioned Nigma to give an expert assessment of the Spanish translation and
to write the prologue for Tamalyn Dallal's “Bellydancing For
Fitness” which will be published in Spain at the end of 2006. Among her
numerous accomplishments and honors, Nigma has been awarded the title of
International Dance Council Member by a UNESCO's World Dance Organization. She
has been invited to teach, perform and give a lecture at the 20th World Dance
Congress in Athens, Greece.
Nigma is currently on tour in South East Asia, performing and giving workshops
in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Jarkarta. We are honored to help Nigma
kick start her tour here in Bali.