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  • Shanazel's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:47 PM
    Thanks, indeed. That was a mess!
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  • Daimona's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:24 PM
    Thank you for cleaning up, Salome!
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  • Salome's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:57 AM
    We seem to be inundated with pornography spam and links. I've gone through and deleted what I found but I still have private messages saying they're...
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  • Greek Bonfire's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 03:58 PM
    I do remember Petite Jamila doing a four veil dance but she had her costume intact the whole time <lol>
    2 replies | 70 view(s)
  • Greek Bonfire's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 03:43 PM
    Greek Bonfire replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Oh my stars! This is right up my alley and something that is not seen too much anymore (although I stay more with vintage). But I get you on some of...
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  • Greek Bonfire's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 03:36 PM
    Good to know for later! I'm a little "lame" with just one veil <LOL>
    11 replies | 2142 view(s)
  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 08:13 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    And that was exactly where I first saw Bal Anat - and John Compton's Hahbi 'Ru.
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Tourbeau's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 03:01 PM
    Tourbeau replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Our local RenFaire in Ohio is only 30 years old, but according to Wikipedia, SCA was founded in the Berkeley in 1966. Jamila and Bal Anat were doing...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Tourbeau's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 02:37 PM
    Tourbeau replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Here's the link to the article that went with the video again, in case it got lost in the text of my previous post. ...
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  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 02:28 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Was there even such a thing as a "RennFaire circuit" 40 or 50 years ago? I only heard of SCA and RennFaires maybe 25 years ago or so - I guess I...
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  • Tourbeau's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 01:13 PM
    Tourbeau replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Depends on when/where you lived and what media you consumed, I suppose. The earliest recollections I have were the dancing harem girls on "The...
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  • Shanazel's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 01:53 AM
    Shanazel replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    My dear, that wasn't the least bit veiled. :lol: Not only did I resignedly take my zils to performances, I occasionally plopped a dark brown wig...
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  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-10-2019, 12:55 AM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Oh man, that Shemadan clip is enough to make me quit! Wow O wow!
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Ariadne's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 08:56 PM
    Ariadne replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    I must not be that age then because I never saw them in TV and movies. My earliest experience with BD was at a somewhat local Renaissance Faire. ...
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  • Tourbeau's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 07:57 PM
    Tourbeau replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    I don't think splits were uncommon in floorwork back then. IIRC, Naima Akef used to do them, so it wasn't just an AmCab thing. I'm picturing that...
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  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 07:48 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Thanx Shanazel - Zilling is one of the few things I actually think I'm decent at! That and veils. At least, people keep telling me that, so I'll go...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Shanazel's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 05:43 PM
    Shanazel replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Good on you, Zorba! :clap::D It is a very good thing to resurrect a neglected skill!
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 04:32 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    This is one of the very few times I'll toot my own horn... I arrived in Florida just in time for the annual big "Spring Hafla" in 2017. There were...
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  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 04:25 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Here ya go, Celina, "The Killer Ziller": She plays Zills like I do - but better!
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Shanazel's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 02:49 PM
    Shanazel replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    She is a modern dancer trying to recreate a style from the past, so one might expect some tics to creep in, like the splits at the end. (What is it...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Tourbeau's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 01:23 PM
    Tourbeau replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    That was the style that a lot of dancers of a certain age fell in love with, because that was what you saw on TV and in movies back then. Her...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Shanazel's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 05:00 AM
    Shanazel replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    I was cruising; typed in classic belly dance, I think. She had a couple of classic routines. Also had her version of Deborah Paget's snake dance...
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  • Ariadne's Avatar
    08-09-2019, 03:14 AM
    Ariadne replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Now that is the kind of dancing that made me fall in love with BD! Love it, love it, love it! It's nice to see someone is still dancing in the...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-08-2019, 07:53 PM
    The first one looked like she had nine and removed eight, but was pretty well done except I couldn't see the last 30 seconds because promos for other...
    2 replies | 70 view(s)
  • Zorba's Avatar
    08-08-2019, 07:29 PM
    Zorba replied to a thread Classic revival in Video
    Love it! I don't have a problem with the "finger gun" - now if she had pulled out a .38 snubbie, that would be a bit over the top. Hair messing with...
    19 replies | 277 view(s)
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