Ask the Experts: Hoochie Coochie to Bump and Grind! A History of Bellydance in America

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Ask the Experts: Hoochie Coochie to Bump and Grind! A History of Bellydance in America

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Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 5:00pm

Included with Coney Island Museum Admission, $5 for Adults, $3 for Seniors, Kids (under 12) and residents of  Zip Code 11224. Free for members of Coney Island USA! Purchase tickets at the door.

This fascinating presentation by experts Jehan Kamal and Darby Fox, will trace the journey that brought this mysterious and scandalous dance, to the shores of Coney Island in the 1800s and how it changed the west forever, contributing to women's liberation and saturating pop culture, fashion theatre music dance advertising and film. An exhibition of artifacts and performance are highlights. Don't miss the fun! 

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