Hip Expressions Belly Dance Studio

Hip Expressions promotes the multi-cultural performing arts community in St Pete! We offer classes, workshops, shows, events, and entertainment services in a variety of genres. In performance, our entertainers are top award-winners in their fields, specializing in Belly Dance, Polynesian, Burlesque, and Fire Performance. As a dance studio, we have classes for every body and support positive self-expression through arts such as Belly Dance, Polynesian, Nia, Bollywood, Jazz, Yoga, Drumming, Hip Hop, Yoga, and more. Why hit the gym when you can dance your way to fitness?

We host Monthly Studio Showcases with fun themes, and annual festivals with Gala Shows such as the Suncoast Burlesque Festival, Beledi Beach Bash Belly Dance Intensive, Tribal BURN Fire Fusion Festival, and the Belly Dance Party Cruise.

Our boutique is stocked with dance accessories, costumes, and streetwear for the savvy dancer. We also offer Massage and Skin Care services in the Spa at Hip Expressions. Our new space is a Studio, Spa, Boutique, meeting space and community center!

Hip Expressions has put St Petersburg on the map in the larger international belly dance community as a hub for dance and performance in these 'alternative' arts, and hosts artists from all over the globe as visiting instructors and performers. We are honored to serve a thriving populace of professionals, students, hobbyists, and supporters alike, with a commitment to professionalism, artistic development, and community right here in St Pete!

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