To provide a supportive environment for MED,
fostering interest and understanding, whilst encouraging sharing of information, developing /promoting ethical standards and facilitating learning and performance opportunities.
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To have Middle Eastern Dance recognised as a creative art and dance form in New Zealand, that is accessible to everyone in a safe and welcoming environment.
We believe anyone can benefit from the regular practice of belly dance, and everyone is welcome to participate, whatever their challenge is.
"Ahlan Bik" "Marhaba" "Welcome" "Haere Mai"
We Welcome All as MEDANZ Members
Belly dancers, drummers, teachers, vendors, supporters or general enthusiasts of
Middle Eastern Dance
A Non-Profit Incorporated Society
Providing Community and A Dance Network
Students - Find a belly dance teacher near you!
Teachers - connect with your fellow belly dance teachers on our exclusive Groups and Forums, and give back to your belly dance community.
"I am blown away by the friendliness and generosity of the NZ bellydance community" (new member).
"Having the different styles in one show really showed the audience
the diversity belly dancing has" (Feedback 2015)