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Bellydance* Classes* Performances* Workshops*
Welcome to Desert Rose Dance Studios
Bringing you Edmonton's Choice for Bellydance Classes and Performances

2020: Voted the 5 Best Dance Classes in Edmonton by Best in Edmonton

Thank you YEG for voting us BEST DANCE LESSONS 2017!

We are honored to have won 2 years in a row!  Also voted 2nd runner up for Hidden Gem

              WINNER: Vue Weekly's Best of Edmonton 2017

       We are also honored to have won two categories in Vue Weekly's Best of Edmonton 2016:   

       Best Dance Studio and Best Dance Lessons    


Our Mission

Is to share the Art of Bellydance (Raqs Sharqi)  through fun, inclusive, and educational dance classes.  Bellydance classes are for EveryBody, and a safe, body positive, respectful atmosphere is our top priority.  

Zahra looks forward to dancing with you!  





SUMMER 2024 Bellydance Class Schedule: 

Summer classes begin the week of June 24th - July 8th, 2024 and run until August 22nd, 2024

Register for Upcoming SUMMER Classes here



Beginner Bellydance @ 6:30pm

Intermediate @ 7:30pm


Beginner Bellydance @ 6:00pm 


Beginner Bellydance @ 6:00pm 

Intermediate Bellydance @7:00pm

Find out more details about each class and save your spot here!


Intro to Bellydance Workshop

When: Thursday, July 25th, 2023 from 8:05pm - 9:10pm


Always wanted to try belly dance? Now is your chance. Grab a friend and join this one hour workshop and immerse yourself in the world of belly dance.  You will learn a variety of foundation dance moves in a fun environment. No dance experience required.

Hipscarves will be provided for all workshop participants for use during the workshop!

Cost $30, register at the link below or etransfer payment to info@desertrosedancestudios.com

Location: SOUTH LOCATION:   4829 - 89 St, there is free street parking in front of the studio.


"Amazing and thoughtful teacher. She explains the moves thoroughly and made me feel welcomed and part of the group!" - Amber Armstrong 

"Belly dancing is so much fun and Zahra is a great teacher." - Kristine Gray

I took a drop in class to try something new and fell in love with belly dancing! Zahra is an amazing teacher, she makes it easy to learn the moves and choreography. I drive 25 mins to get there from the far south end of Edmonton, to downtown. Totally worth it! - Nancy Green

"I have taken various classes with multiple instructors at Desert Rose and have never been disappointed! Every instructor has been so informative and great at teaching correct form and technique with time to focus on each student. These ladies are amazing and so much fun!" - Amanda Burger

We are currently operating out of a few LOCATIONS: 

 Classes are currently being held out of the following studios :

Southside Studio 4829 - 89 St 

Central: Studio 11602 - 119 St NW

Central/North: Sweet Surrender Studio 12839A 141 St NW 


Be sure to check the registration page to see which studio your class is being held from.

FREE Parking available at all locations!


*Contact Zahra*       

Call or text 780-604-2685 or Email info@desertrosedancestudios.com






Add a Belly dance or Burlesque workshop to your Stagette, Shower or Girls Night Out!!

Our Dance workshop can be tailored for your event and will have you and the girls dancing in no time at all!  Workshops will be booked in a professional studio space or the dancer can travel to your event location or home.  All our stagette workshops include a gift for the bride!  See more information here: http://www.desertrosedancestudios.com/stagette_central.html

Email us at info@desertrosedancestudios.com  for a quote.


Hire a Bellydancer for your Next Event 

Make your upcoming event memorable by hiring one of Edmontons Top Bellydancers for your next event     


Desert Rose Dance Studios offers professional entertainment services for Weddings, Birthdays, Bridal and Baby Showers, Corporate Events, Special Celebrations and Promotional Events!  Find more information here


2020: Voted the 5 Best Dance Classes in Edmonton 

                         WINNER: VUE WEEKLYS BEST DANCE LESSONS 2017!

    We are honored to have won two categories in Vue Weekly's Best of Edmonton 2016:  Best Dance Studio and Best Dance Lessons.


Desert Rose Dance Studios was Handpicked Top 3 BEST Dance Schools in Edmonton, AB in 2015!        


Winner: Top 3 Wedding dance choreography in Edmonton 2017


                                                                         Email us:  info@desertrosedancestudios.com