Shows & Events

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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. Stay after and practice your dance moves with the crowd!

Upcoming Dates for 2020:

June 19, July 17, Aug 21 (Featuring Lacey Sanchez), Sep 18, Oct 16 (Halloween Edition), Dec 18 (Holiday Party)

Please note Sat, Nov 21st will be our Tribal BURN event at Sacred Lands so no 1001 Nights Showcase that month.

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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.

*tentative date*

Sat, Nov 21, 2020 - Special Guest Artist - Belladonna from DC

Hip Expressions Around Town

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

Hip Ex Show Calendar Around Town:

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Our 12th 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!

Tentatively scheduled for the Mediterranean, Fall 2021.

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