Shows & Events

1001 Nights Monthly Showcase

Join the community for a monthly showcase, featuring international talent, student troupes, local rockstars and your Hip Ex favorites! Usually on the 3rd Fridays, check our schedule for exact dates, features and themes. Order a catered Mediterranean dinner by the Wednesday before the show, then stay after and practice your dance moves with the crowd!

Upcoming Dates 2019:

Oct 18, Dec 20

Tribal BURN Benefit for sacred lands

Dance and flow artists come together to support Sacred Lands right here in St Petersburg, Florida. This non-for-profit strives to preserve cultural education upon the ancient Native American Tocobago village site. Check the schedule for Fall and Spring dates, and get your tickets in advance, we fill up. VIP front row available.

Sat, Nov 2, 2019 - Day of the Dead

Sat, April 25, 2020 - Belladonna from DC

Hip Expressions Around Town

Performances, guest appearances, events and more! Catch us all around Tampa Bay and beyond!

Thurs, Oct 17, 24, 31 - Vanessa Cerallo @ Ceviche, St Pete, 9:30 pm

Sat, Oct 19 - Johanna & Kafkasso open for Aladdin Musical Tampa @ Straz Center, Tampa

Sat, Oct 19 & Fri, Nov 1st - Gypsi Erin @ Mazaat, Orlando, 10pm

Fri, Oct 18 & Sat, Oct 19 - Nilla Bean @ Tampa Tattoo Convention Burlesque, 9 pm

Sat, Oct 26 - Nilla Bean @ Overflow Brewing Halloween Burlesque, St Pete, 9 & 10 pm, then @ DeSesto Italian Masquerade Party, Pinellas Park, burlesque at 11:30pm & 12:30am

Sat, Oct 26 - Vanessa Cerallo @ Spain, Tampa, 8 pm

Sat, Oct 26 - Gypsi Erin @ Byblos Cafe Halloween party, Tampa

Sun, Oct 27 - Gypsi Erin @ Rendezvous Cafe, Palm Harbor

Fri, Nov 1 - Gypsi Erin @ Mazaat, Orlando, 10pm Halloween party

Sat, Nov 2 - Tribal Burn Benefit @ Sacred Lands, St Pete, 7pm, get your tickets in ADVANCE! VIP almost sold out!

Our Annual Belly Dance Party Cruise, since 2009!

We sail every year, friends and family welcome! People come from all over to share the positive Hip Expressions vibe, vacation care-free, enjoy our classes, shows, theme nights, and after-parties, and travel in luxury to exotic ports. Join us!

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