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Friday Nov 08

Alegria Bellydance to Hold Fundriaser at Tapp’s Art Center

Friday, November 8, 2019 7:00 pm

1644 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

Alegria Bellydance to Hold Fundriaser at Tapp’s Art Center
Columbia’s very own Alegria Bellydance will be holding a two-night
fundraising show, November 8-9, 2019. Special guest performers will include
Jaidra DuRant with Niad from Greenville, SC and Ashley Moore with Tiny Coven
Dance from Columbia, SC.
Cost of tickets are $15 and are available online through the Tapp’s Art
Center. Proceeds will be divided equally between Tapp’s Art Center and
Alegria Bellydance.
Founded and led by instructor Maria Palacio since 2010, Alegria Bellydance is
Columbia’s premier dance studio where you can learn the art of belly dance,
its history, and the various styles of belly dance including ATS, Tribal
Fusion, Raqs Sharqi, Folkloric and more! Maria Palacio is a multi-faceted
dancer who pursues her training from master instructors around the US and
abroad. She is a certified ATS instructor, Level II in the Jamila and Suhaila
Salimpor Formats, and has completed Phase II of 8 Elements with Rachel Brice.
Tapp’s Arts Center is an arts-based community development nonprofit that
fosters access, ownership, participation, and accountability within
Columbia’s community by producing cultural events in collaboration with
community members and other nonprofits. It is home to 27 active artist
studios on two floors, two multi-use performance/event venues, dedicated
gallery spaces, and home to the M.A.C. Studio.
For more information, photos, or interviews contact: Maria Palacio at
803-386-9623 or

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