Bellydance is a beautiful art form originating in the Middle
East. Bellydance combines a great sense of tradition fused with
contemporary dance styles, ensuring that this dance form is suitable
for everyone. No matter what your fitness level or previous dance
experience, bellydance offers a unique opportunity to practice
a low impact form of exercise which improves your posture, flexibility
and overall body strength. And most of all, it loads of fun!
Bellydance Kizmet is a full time bellydance school operating from
3 different locations, offering classes for students from the
complete novice to professional level. Bellydance Kizmet offers
specialist classes in American Tribal Style Bellydance, Modern
Egyptian as well as classes for adolescents and children.
Bellydance Kizmet also provides dynamic and professional performers
for all occasions, including family, promotional and corporate
events. We provide fun entertainment for hen's parties and children's
Bellydance Kizmet stocks quality imported bellydance wear for
professional and student performers, including a wide range of
accessories and music.
About the Teachers
The Bellydance Kizmet team offers classes in a friendly environment
with the aim of passing on our immense love of bellydance in a
way that is educational and respectful, yet still maintains a
sense of fun. All of our teachers regularly attend professional
development courses including teacher training, safe dance practice
and workshops with local, interstate and international master
teachers. Bellydance Kizmet is directed by Barbara Wolfkamp who
has been studying this dance form for 20 years and travels to
Egypt every year for ongoing training with some of the leading
bellydance teachers and performers in the world. This is to ensure
that Bellydance Kizmet is always at the forefront of the current
styles and techniques in Oriental Dance.
Barbara has been teaching and performing belly dance for almost
20 years. A well-established dancer in Melbourne, Barbara often
travels interstate and overseas for teaching and study and regularly
takes workshops with the great names of Middle Eastern Dance.
She is sought after as a teacher with extensive knowledge of middle
eastern dancing. Barbara has a special interest in the many folkloric
forms of the dance from all over the Middle East, bringing a wealth
of knowledge of the history, techniques and different styles of
Our bright and airy studio in Brighton, dedicated solely to belly
dance, provides a relaxed and comfortable environment for our
students to learn this fabulous dance. Furnished with wall length
mirrors and wooden floors, our studio is also perfect for harem
parties and other belly dance functions. The Bellydance Kizmet
studio has hosted local, interstate and international master teachers
for belly dance workshops.