Saltanah Dancers


Performance Schedules

The Saltanah Dancers: Joyful, Enchanting Belly Dance for your Celebrations of all Kinds! We provide an exciting world class, elegant, beautiful belly dance show to suit your event. Inspirations combine elements of Egyptian, Oriental, Folkloric, Persian, Spanish and World Fusion dances. We incorporate Veils, Fan Veils, Candle Tray and Cane, Scintillating Solos and Group Choreography with 1-3 glamorous belly dancers in dazzling costumes. Each performer has a minimum of ten years dance experience. Ask about live music with Sadaqah Middle Eastern Ensemble! Check out our ongoing performances at Cleopatra Cafe, Santa Fe Bandstand on the Plaza, and more! We look forward to making your event truly memorable.


The Saltanah Dancers delivering a birthday cake at a private party, December 2013


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April 2014 Events


All Thursdays—April 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th at Cleopatra Cafe, 7–9 PM

The Saltanah Dancers—Deborah, Michelle and Areena—perform an ever-evolving
belly dance show weekly! On April 24th, we will feature guest dancer Alanah from New York! Delicious Middle Eastern cuisine, beer and wine, and baklava! No cover charge.
3482 Zafarano Drive, next to Regal Theater. 505-474-5644.


Saturday, April 12th
Sadaqah Middle Eastern Ensemble with the Saltanah Dancers, DanceSpace Santa Fe,
7–9 PM

This live music and dance reunion between Sadaqah and Saltanah will be followed by a second set of open dance party for everyone. $10 cover. 3208 Richards Ln, Suite A.


Saturday, April 26th
HAFLA show with Alanah of New York!, DanceSpace Santa Fe,
7–9 PM

Fabulous HAFLA with Alanah, the Saltanah Dancers, and early registration participants of workshop (space permitting). Hafla is $10 to the public, free to workshop participants! 3208 Richards Ln, Suite A.


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Exciting Upcoming Belly Dance Workshops!


Candle and Tray Dancing with Deborah Newberg in San Antonio—April 5th & 6th, 2014, 12:00–2:00 PM

Deborah is flying to San Antonio to teach a Candle Tray Dance Workshop for Petite Fleur Productions. More details about the workshop can be found here...


Deborah Newberg Candle Tray


Alanah in Santa Fe—April 26th & 27th, 2014

The amazing Alanah from New York will be coming to Santa Fe to teach a two-day workshop of Oriental and Fan Veil Techinique and Choreography!


Saturday, 1:30-4:30 PM—Oriental Technique and Choreography
Sunday, 1:30-4:30 PM—Fan Veil Technique and Choreography
***Bring to class a pair (rt/lft handed) fan veils and 3.5 to 4 yard silk veil***

(Alanah’s handmade fan veils and 3.5 yard silk veils will be available for purchase)



$100 for both days if paid by April 15th/$55 per day
$110 for both days after April 15th/$60 per day

$90 for both days by April 1st/$50 per day

***Fabulous HAFLA on the 26th for early registration participants (space permitting)


Contact Alanah directly at,, or Facebook
Pay via Paypal (—Cash/Credit Card


Deborah Newberg, 505-699-2887


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LUNA of Cairo in Santa Fe—July 26th & 27th, 2014

Luna is coming to Santa Fe and is being sponsored by Michelle Leigh Odom of the Saltanah Dancers. Michelle studied with Luna during her trip to Cairo in January 2012, and she is honored to host her in New Mexico for a full 7-hour workshop weekend.

The workshop sizes are limited, so register early to ensure participation.


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We also teach classes and workshops for all levels at DanceSpace Santa Fe!
Saturdays, 10:30-noon is beginning!
Wednesdays, 5:30-7 is intermediate!
Fridays is the advanced choreography, student troupe class, by permission only!

Check the class schedule page for more detailed information...


Thank you all for your support and enthusiasm!

Deborah, Michelle and Areena
the Saltanah Dancers


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