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A SelectSmart.com Dance Selector by Lauren Grover, created February 2000.
What style of middle-eastern dance do you really like? What would be fun for you and let you express yourself best? This selector will give you info and links about some of the styles available and maybe help you get dancing! After you complete the questions and get your answers, go to my homepage and get more information and links about each of these styles. Disclaimer.
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The first selector question is below.


1. I like wearing traditional clothing for dance.
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2. I am into the mysterious, sensual side of the dance.
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3. I like ethnic-looking clothing but it doesn't have to be historically accurate.
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4. My religion or spirituality is a big part of why and how I dance.
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5. I like dances where the movements tell a story.
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6. I like working with a dancing veil.
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7. I like dancing and interacting with a group.
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8. I like bouncy, hoppy dances.
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9. I like stately, graceful dances with lots of posing.
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10. I like dancing to rhythms with odd time signatures, (karsilimas 9/8, laz 7/8, etc.)
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11. I'd like to wear the Hollywood-style beaded bra-and-belt look.
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12. I want to dance with a cane or sword.
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13. I like line dances.
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14. I like evening-gown style dance clothing.
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15. My ideal dance has more hipwork than anything else.
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16. I want to use traditional music played on traditional instruments.(e.g. Ali Jihad Racy, Les Musiciens du Nil)
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17. I like dancing to "bellydance music" (e.g. George Abdo, Emad Sayyah)
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18. I like new-age, trance, or modern music. (e.g. Light Rain, Loreena McKennitt)
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19. I like to use choreography as opposed to improv.
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20. I want my dance as historically accurate as possible.
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Now that you have answered all the questions, continue to the Show Me My Results! button below.


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