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More upcoming performances!

More upcoming performances!

On February 17 we will be performing at Pantheacon: the House of Inanna dance and narration ritual-passion play of the powerful mythic story “Descent of Inanna.” We hope to see you there! We’ll be dancing at private birthday parties on February 25 in Bonny Doon and July 21 in Santa Cruz. However, you can see…

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Upcoming performances!

Upcoming performances!

A quick update on our upcoming performances! Next Friday November 3 at San Jose City Hall, Petra and Hiya will be dancing with fire at the Playa-to-Paseo Sonic Runway Grand Opening. A really beautiful art piece from last year’s Burning Man is being installed there! We’re not sure about the exact time (though it should…

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Troupe & students shine at August HaflAdira

Troupe & students shine at August HaflAdira

The August Hafladira was a great one for House of Inanna — we had six students performing along with troupe members Petra, Cherie, & Hiya! Lisa, Karin, Kali, CeCe, Bambi, and Avnija all danced, some for the very first time. Great job, ladies! One of the songs we danced to was Jain’s marvelous “Makeba.” Enjoy!

Minimalist costuming

Minimalist costuming

We’ve had some queries as to what a new dancer should start collecting together for her belly-dancing outfit, and what costuming is necessary for a performance. The following should help! As you read, though, please remember: Don’t worry about getting everything right away; there’s definitely a little investment in getting your basic dancer’s costume together.…

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The June HaflAdira performance

The June HaflAdira performance

House of Inanna was very proud to be part of the June HaflAdira at Adira’s Dance & Costume! Performers were troupe members Petra, Hiya, and Tamara, while students Collie, Lisa, and Maggie also participated.   Also, please click here for the video of the HoI performance at the June HaflAdira. Enjoy, & namaste!