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Classes are held at two locations; First Congo Church and Buckman Arts Center.
Visit the Registration page for all classes.


Karsilama (pronounced carshulamah) is a Turkish word for greeting or welcoming.
We welcome you to explore the world of cultural and American Belly Dance.  Karsilama Tribal Belly Dance offers classes in Memphis, TN in multi-level belly dance technique, improvisational tribal style (ITS), American Tribal Style (ATS), advanced technique, prop work, choreography, cardio belly dance and more.  Karsilama is also available for educational and creative movement workshops (such as for Girl Scout Troops, homeschoolers or cheer teams), performances, parties and other entertainment opportunities.
Visit the Bookings page for more information, visit our YouTube channel to see past performances or join our Discussion Group for insights, updates and more!

Curious about belly dance?  Check out the introductory class.
Beginners will find a fun yet challenging class to start their journey in belly dance.

Looking for a unique costume piece or accessory?  Check out the Karsilama Store.



Want to see me perform in person?  I’d love to see you, too!  Check the events page for upcoming performances.
Take a picture of or with me at the event, post it on the Karsilama Facebook page or e-mail it to me and receive a discount coupon good for ANY class.  One discount per person, offer expires 3 months after event.