Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance – Upcoming Performances and Events in Berkshire and Beyond

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Upcoming events:

Cippenham Carnival – Sat 1 July 1.15pm

Rachel is a Guest Performer at Bollywood Jalwa 2017 – Sat 8 Jul 6.00pm – 10.00pm 3Sixty Auditorium, University of Reading, Reading

Bastille Day Celebrations – Sat 15 & Sun 16 July, Reading

Maidenhead Festival - Sat 22 Jul 4.40pm to 5.10pm

Cancer Research UK Relay for Life - Ascot Racecourse, Sun 23 Jul 10.30am to 11.00am

RBSB Troupe: Stars of the Orient performing at a ball in aid of the British Hearts Foundation - Sat 16 Sep 2017, Madjeski Stadium Royal Berkshire Conference Centre, Reading

Shimmytastic! A Bellydance Boogie Night - Saturday 30 September 7pm to 10.30pm, Loddon Hall, Twyford, Berkshire. A disco charity fundraiser and party night with a sprinkling of glittering performances for St Peter & St James Hospice. You and your friends can shimmy the night away to some hot bellydance beats and Middle Eastern grooves! We’ve got a free prize draw, a souk by Zara’s Zouk and a bar so bring your pocket money! Advance ticket sales only for all performers and disco divas.

Snowflake Spectacular Student Show – Saturday 2 December 2017, 1-5pm, Reading. Doors open at 12:30pm.

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Highlights from Rachel’s previous bellydance performances:

Slough Diversity Day Celebrations - Saturday 20th May 2017, Slough

RBSB Artistic Ambassadors performing at Dance for Clean Oceans. Hosted by our very own RBSB teacher: Sandy! Vibez Studios, Woodley, Reading

Middle Eastern Lights – Christmas Corporate Party – 20 December 2016, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Reading

Majma Dance Festival - March 2016 & 2017, Glastonbury

Celebrating Dance Festival 15th Anniversary Celebration - Supporting Artist - October 2015, Toorak Hotel, Torquay, Devon

Sheikh It! Show, Kenton Theatre, Henley-on-Thames, 22 October 2014

Club Baklava Bellydance Showcase - Thurs 9 Oct 2014

Judge at Bellydance Trophies 1st Quarter Finals 2013 and Guest Performer at Bellydance Trophies Final 2012 - London

Shehnai Banqueting Hall, Christmas Corporate Entertainment and Events, Reading, 7, 8 and 14 Dec 2012. Masquerade Ball, Sat 15 October 2016 featuring Rachel and her bellydance troupe: the Stars of the Orient

Bellydance Odyssey: a dazzling evening featuring the first ever graduates from the Hossam and Serena Ramzy School of Egyptian Music and Dance, November 2012

Guest star at MADN Bellydance Show - Sat 26 Nov 2011, Cardiff, Wales

Workshops with Rachel Bennett from multi-style choreographies to stage presence - 2010 to present

Co-hosting workshop and foundation course with Hossam and Serena Ramzy - 2011, 2012, 2013

Shimmytastic Bellydance Party Night, Showcase & Disco, Berkshire - 2011 to present

Arabesque Nights Showcase – Thurs 1 July 2010, Thurs 2 June 2011, Thurs 5 April 2012 & Thurs 1 Aug 2013, London




© Kathryn Goddard, Capture this Moment Photography

Majma - Hossam & Serena Ramzy Dance Company UK Tour - Fri 4 to Sun 6 March 2011, Glastonbury

Dance Queens of the Nile - Sat 5 February 2011, Bloomsbury Theatre, London and Sat 25 June 2011, East Grinstead, Surrey

Saqarah Showcase, February and October 2008; November 2009, June 2010, London, UK

Hossam and Serena Ramzy Dance Company Tours 2007 - 2012 including seasonal corporate event at The Dorchester Hotel, London

The Boss is Coming to Dinner - Channel 5 & The Discovery Channel - August 2010 - On demand TV - Show Listing

Planet Egypt - London Bellydance Showcase - May 2016, February 2011, September 2010, February 2010 & 2009, April 2008, May & September 2007, London, UK

Silk Route Arabian Cabaret Showcase – May 2015, July 2013, May 2012, November 2011, May 2011, January 2010 and June 2009, London, UK

Artist in residence at Silk Route Arabic Showcase - November 2010, London

London African Music Festival - Soloist with Hossam and Serena Ramzy - September 2008, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London, UK

Persian-Egyptian-Turkish Music and Dance Festival - solo performance with Hossam & Serena Ramzy - Friday 18 April 2008, Bath, Avon