The Desert Diamonds Bellydance Troupe
The Desert Diamonds are a bellydance performance troupe directed and choreographed by Helen Santa Maria, Cherie Marshal and other troupe level SMBA coaches. Based in Berkshire, they perform at local and national events and showcases as well as festivals and parties.
Rehearsals are held Thursdays 8.30-9.45pm (please arrive already warmed up)
From Thursday 25th April 2019 with no half term break.
Venue Kendrick School Sports Centre, East St., Reading, RG1 5BN * Please note that class on 25th April will be held at Cotswold Sports Centre, Downs Way, Tilehurst, RG31 6SL
Registration is by invitation only
Curriculum: Learn a gorgeous choreography to perform at our end of term gala show, the Summer Spectacular, on Saturday 13th July 2019.
12 week week Course fee*:
£110 £100 until 1st April
* Please note bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable regardless of student circumstances, e.g. holiday and illness. Thank you for understanding.
Desert Diamonds performing at Strictly Oxford
Highlights from past performances:
* 22 October 2014, Sheikh It! Bellydance Show, Kenton Theatre, Henley
* 16 July Summer Spectacular, Reading
* 5 June 2011, East Ilslsey Sheep Fair
* 22 May 2011 Dancia International Reading
Dance Showcase at Rivermead Leisure Complex
* 7 April 2011 Arabesque, London
* 3 April 2011 The Shimmytastic Show, Twyford
* 27 March 2011 Hipnotic, Reading
* Royal Berkshire Bengali Association in aid of Kankhal Medical Aid, Slough, January 2011
* Silk Route at Bellyworld, London Sunday 28 November 2010
* Christmas Show, Loddon Valley Leisure, Sunday 5 December 2010
* Hipnotic, September 2010
* Ascot and Sunningdale Carnival, September 2010
Click here for frequently asked questions.