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past performances 2015

May 15-17, 2015:
Tribal Fest
May 15 – Solstice Studio
May 17 – 3:54pm – Soloist
Sebastopol Community Center
Sebastopol, CA

May 2nd, 2015:
Rakkasah’s Spring Caravan
2:00pm – Solstice Studio

Ukrainian Cultural Center
Somerset, NJ

May 1st, 2015
Maiden in the Moon presents a sneak peek of Stars & Garter Snakes!

An all new and all American rag tag belly dance review featuring the one and only MARDI LOVE and Casino Badia’s resident triple threat MAIDEN CHINA!
Two Shows! 8:30pm and 10:30pm
The Red Room (one flight above the KGB Bar)
85 East 4th Street, NY, NY
Ticket link:

April 11th, 2015:
First Universalist Society of Salem

brenna bellydance fusion

I finally have a new site, everyone!

Please enjoy yourselves and take a look around. There is a newly added photo and video gallery, along with extended information on my dance troupe, The Zilla Dance Ensemble.


upcoming performances

June 17, 2015
Danielle, Sarah Jezebel Wood, Debbie Despina Cartsos, Tatianna Morales with Beatbox Guitar
Danielle Hutton, Tatianna Morales, Debbie Despina Cartsos, Sarah Jezebel Wood will be featured. Johanna (FL), Brenna, Sarah Hassan and more will also be sharing their dancing talents. Come celebrate Danielle’s 31st birthday!
Beatbox Guitar will provide live music
Rob Mastrianni – Guitar
Pete List – Beatbox, Shahi Baaja
Jebon Sushi and Noodles, 15 Saint Marks Place, lower level, between 2nd and 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003 Please call 212-388-1313 for reservations
Djam Schedule
7.30pm Doors open
8.00pm Band starts playing
10.00pm End
$15 entry, $5 minimum food or drinks
(Bellyqueen School members get $5 off)

June 19, 2015
Subverse: Fusion Bellydance by Solstice Tribe
7:30pm – 10:00pm, doors at 6:30pm
(le) poisson rouge
158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY
Tickets available at:

July 19, 2015
1990’s Belly dance Music Showcase
Jebon Sushi and Noodles, 15 Saint Marks Place, lower level, between 2nd and 3rd Ave, New York, NY

July 25, 2015
Jerry Bezdikian presents the Belly Dance artistry of Brenna!
Featuring spectacular performances by Giselle and Tachea!
Music by:
Jerry Bezdikian (kanun)
Eylem Basaldi (violin)
John Tarpinian (ud)
Greg Squared (clarinet)
Samer Ali (violin)
Carmine T. Guida (doumbek)
Reuben Radding (bass)
Hanna St. John (riq)
A.P. Joseph (percussion)
Lisa Tarpinian (vocalist)
Badaweyah Kareem – Parkside Lounge liaison

8:00 pm – 11:00 p.m
$10 cover
One drink minimum
Must be 21+

Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street
New York, NY 10002
Event Info:

August 2, 2015
Pugs ‘n Kisses Hafla: A Fundraising Event for Curly Tail Rescue
2:00pm – 6:00pm

Roxy & Dukes Roadhouse
745 Bound Brook Rd, Dunellen, NJ

$15 general admission
$10 for performers
$5 for children 10 years old & under

September 11, 2015
Las Vegas Bellydance Intensive & Festival
A Night in the City of Riches
Clark County Library Theater
1401 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV

Tickets available here.

October 24, 2015
Raven’s Night: Supernatural
Belladonna and Ken Vegas invite you to step out of the ordinary and into an extraordinary evening of entertainment! A belly dance show like no other, Raven’s Night offers a full course evening of sensational spectacles and salaciously sinister Supernaturals.

Featuring a carefully curated cast of the most crafty and cunning fusion belly dance creatures of the night!  Indulge in your love affair with the unusual and celebrate your steam powered obsessions. Lace up your tallest boots, put on your best top hat  and join us we entice and explore our fascination with curiosities the occult and the macabre.

The All Hallow’s Exposition: 5:30-6:30pm
* Featuring pre-show entertainment such as Tarot card readings,
Variety arts, Sideshow performances and plenty of photo ops with friends!
Salon Lunaire: 6:30-7:15pm
*Featuring  live musical collaboration with Nathanile Johnstone & Darbuka Dave
Cabaret Melancholia: 7:30-10:00pm

Anaar – Oakland, CA
Belladonna – Washington, DC
Brenna Crowley – New York City, NY
Dalgali – Washington, DC
Groove Merchant – New Jersey
Naimah – Baltimore, MD

Sherri Wheatley – Los Angeles, CA
SuperKate – New York City, NY
Tempest – Seattle, WA
Troupe ‘Hip” Notic – Southern Maryland
Yasmine – Washington, DC

Doors: 5:00 pm

The Birchmere
703-549-7500 | 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria VA 22305

Please be advised that the adult content of this show is suitable for ages 18+.

Tickets available here.