Belly Dance Night at Roxy and Dukes

belly dance, music and entertainment in New Jersey

Unless otherwise noted below, all workshops run from 4 pm - 5:30 pm at Roxy 'n Dukes, which is located at 745 Bound Brook Rd. (Rt.28), Dunellen, New Jersey.  If taking a workshop, please plan to arrive at 3:45pm.

Preregistration is usually not required, though it is sometimes offered for the next workshop in our series, and usually there is a discount associated with preregistration.

Please always arrive 15 minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin with the fee for the workshop in cash. At the door fees are ONLY payable in cash.

All workshop attendees are granted early admission to the show and do not need to wait for the doors to open to the public at 6pm in order to get a seat for the show!

Sunday May 27, 2018 - Donna Eileen


Syncopated Alchemy: Sophisticated Cymbal Combos


Looking for a recipe for dance magic?

Donna Eileen’s got your back.


Learn how to deconstruct her Salimpour™ inspired combinations into elemental pieces that you can use in your own special brew.


Movements can be learned with or without cymbals, but basic finger cymbal skills are recommended.



Workshop Cost:

$30.00 Prepay

$40.00 at the door

    Advanced Purchase - May 27th Workshop

Syncopated Alchemy: Sophisticated Cymbal Combos

with Donna Eileen


* Advanced Purchase Option is Now Closed*


Spaces are still available, and can be purchased
on a first come first served basis
at the door the day of the workshop for: 

$40 (cash only) + $10 for the show


Sunday June 24, 2018 - Choreography- It's a Process!


Choreography -

                   It's a Process!


Please join panel members Tashira Wadiya, Kim Leary (Alexia) and Maria Naja Richardson for a discussion on the subject of Choreography. 

Find out what each of these experienced powerhouses from our local belly dance community take into consideration when they are working on a new dance piece.

Subjects will include things like training, notation methods, inspiration, building blocks, music, creativity, costuming and professionalism.  Get an opportunity to hear about their own processes and to ask them questions that will help you build or fine-tune your own.

Suitable for dancers of all styles and levels.

(You might want to consider bringing a notebook and pen!)


Workshop Cost:

$30.00 Prepay

$40.00 at the door


 Tashira Wadiya


 Kim Leary (Alexia)


  Maria Naja


Sunday July 29, 2018

 VACATION MONTH - no workshop or show this month

Sunday August 26, 2018 - Habiba

Tunisian Dance with Habiba


Tunisia has a richly mixed cultural heritage that includes Phoenician, Berber, Roman, early Christian, Arabic and Jewish elements. The folkloric Tunisian style is earthy and features horizontal twisting of the hips and pelvic movements. Habiba will teach basic movements of Tunisian folkloric dance and a short choreograph.  

This workshop is appropriate for students of all styles of belly dance.

The music used for the workshop will be available for purchase from Habiba.

Please Note: Tunisian dance is hard on the balls of the feet -- you may want to wear a dance shoe or ballet slipper.


Workshop Cost:

$30.00 Prepay  / $40.00 at the door

Sunday September 30th, 2018 - Alice & Pete

 Drum Solo Fever!

with Alice Giampieri & Pete List


Come learn a super fun fusion drum solo side by side with live music!

If you are sick of the traditional, same old drum solo - we have the cure for you!

We will inject a mix of both traditional and original rhythms into your body, and then we will show you how to translate the drum sounds into exciting motion with a series of high energy fusion combos.


Open level workshop


Workshop Cost:

$30.00 Prepay

$40.00 at the door




Sunday October 28th, 2018 - Naimah

Theatrical Mayhem

Approach your dance with strength, power and confidence. Leave a lasting impact on your audience with bold movement, grand gestures and a commanding presence.
This workshop will take you on a journey of epic fortitude with drama from start to finish.
Go big or go home!

Workshop Cost:

$30.00 Prepay

$40.00 at the door


Sunday November 25th, 2018 - Elizabeth Mariyah

  ** More info coming soon **

Sunday December 30th, 2018 - Belladonna

 ** Info on our PRE- New Year's Eve Party coming soon!**

                                   Please Note

No Refunds, Transfers or Exchanges

on advanced purchases of workshops

Upcoming Events

Sunday, Apr 29 at 3:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Sunday, Apr 29 at 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sunday, May 27 at 3:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Sunday, May 27 at 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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