11-Show Repertoire
T
he following shows are available to present at your venue
Email: bdu@bellydanceunited.com for more info.
Tamera Shupert Gonzalez, Director
(573) 864-4710

 


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Belly Dance United  

Elemental

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ELEMENTAL

A show looking into the magical, enchanting world of the fairies or elementals. Are there unseen forces that help shape the natural world? Dancers perform as fire ember, mermaid, flower fairy, gnome, banshee and more!

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Belly Dance United: Poetry in Motion

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Poetry in MOTION

Dancers bring to life poetry of the greatest poets of all time by interpreting the essence of their sentiment while also transcending the genius of their words by placing these poems into motion. Inspired by the poetry of Pablo Neruda, Maya Angelou, Li Po, Rumi, Shakespeare, Edgar Allen Poe, Khalil Gibran, Langston Hughes, Raymond A. Foss, Sylvia Plath and Rabindranath Tagore, this show will intellectually entrance and mesmerize your audience.

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EVOLVE

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EVOLVE

A show about being human and the changes we can go through in life. The pieces reflect changing from one lower state of being to another higher state of being–a thought-provoking and uplifting show. For example, the audience will experience Depression to Happiness, Restriction to Freedom, Illness to Health, Anger to Acceptance, and Seed to Flower. The last piece celebrates the spirit of seeking positive change.

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DIVAS OF THE DECADES

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DIVAS OF THE DECADES

A show featuring the well-known music of the top female vocalists of the past decades from 1910 to the present such as: Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, Madonna, Whitney Houston, and Adele to name a few. The dancers take you back in time with the costuming and moves of the past while giving us a taste of where pop music has come from and where it is going.

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Divas of the Decades Vignettes on Video

Spectrum

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SPECTRUM

Dancers express raw human emotion through identifying with the 7 colors of the rainbow and black and white. A show full of beautiful color and emotive music leading the audience to look into the many emotions that evoke the passion in humanity and make us the best and the worst of who we are.

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Enchantress

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ENCHANTRESS

Dancers lure you into their hypnotic presence as they perform as famous historical female enchantresses such as Marilyn Monroe, Mata Hari, Josephine Baker, Carmen, Jezabel and more. Quotes from these famous seductresses are used throughout the show.

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Vice and Virtue

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VICE AND VIRTUE

The seven deadly sins meet up with their virtuous counterparts creating a theatrical bellydance show full of vice and virtue! For example, lust meets love, anger meets kindness, sloth meets industriousness creating a comical, yet insightful, experience.

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Below see Jessamyn as Industriousness from Vice and Virtue.



Wilderness

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WILDERNESS

Take a walk on the wild side! Based on the mythical African Sankofa bird, bellydancers morph into the shapes of your favorite animals, both real and mythical. Some animals will protect the egg of the Sankofa which represents the future while some will want to destroy it. Through the actions of each animal, Wilderness reminds us that we are all connected and that our actions will affect all walks of life in the future. This show is appropriate for all audiences.

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Bellylicous

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BELLYLICIOUS

A married couple receives a mysterious gift certificate in the mail for dinner at a new Middle Eastern restaurant on their anniversary. Upon trying out the new restaurant, they are waited on by a bellydancer who sprinkles magic dust on them which makes them fall asleep. They enter into a bellydance fantasy world of adventure where they encounter goddesses, Gypsies, vaudeville performers, Cleopatra, circus performers, showgirls, and fairies! When they awaken, their comical experiences lead them to renew their love for each other. This show will keep you laughing and leave you saying, “That was Bellylicious!”

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Kaleidoscope Cabaret

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KALEIDOSCOPE CABARET

A show set up as the entertainment from a cabaret nightclub during the 1970s. Psychodelic colors mesmerize the audience as they watch mind-blowing acts including bellydance with a live snake, the triple sword balancing act, burlesque bellydance, balancing a tray of fire on the head while dancing, and much more! Below is one piece from the show by Maxine Jean Claude: Triple Sword Ninja dance!

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Below see Maxine Jean Claude perfrom Triple Sword Dance from Kaleidoscope Cabaret

 

Visions of Xmas

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VISIONS OF CHRISTMAS

As you have never scene before, "Visions of Christmas" ~A variety bellydance show which journeys you through the magical joys of Christmas including: Christmas day, Santa's elves, The Grinch, The Sugar Plum Fairy, the birth of Jesus, and the three ghosts of Christmas. It's the comfort of the music of Christmas you love such as: Silver Bells, Santa Baby, Deck the Halls, and Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree, presented with the shimmy and shake of the ancient art of bellydance.

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