Located in Fresno, California, the ANANKA BELLY DANCE
COMPANY specializes in traditional dances of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia,
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, modern Egyptian as well as many others. Improvisational
cabaret style dance and choreographed group numbers with direction and
original choregraphy by Ely Buffin are also specialties.
Always a crowd pleaser, the Company has performed
in such diverse venues as dance festivals, renaissance faires, for charitable
organizations, retirement communities, convalescent hospitals, business dinners
and events, fraternal organizations, concerts, and more. Whether dancing
as a large troupe or as trios, duets, or soloists, the ANANKA DANCE COMPANY
provides colorful, exciting, and original performances suitable for audiences of
Deemed the perfect exercise for women of all sizes, ages, ethnic backgrounds (and hair color), traditional Belly Dance embraces the contribution of every individual's life experiences...making all dancers unique in their interpretation of the dance.