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Why choose Bellydance Extraordinaire?

The Founder and Principal, Jamila, is a World Bellydance Star and dual-championship winner (Folkloric and Fusion category) from Istanbul. Jamila was the first bellydance artiste to perform on China’s mainstream TV show “So You Think You Can Dance”, and was the first bellydance instructor featured on Singapore’s “Good Morning, Singapore” to teach bellydancing on TV. The Bellydance Extraordinaire troupe won the individual, duet & troupe championships at the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019 & 2023 World Belly Dance Festivals. 
  • Learn Authentic Oriental dance with Middle East origins
Having trained in Egypt and Turkey, the birthplace of bellydancing, and with a combined dancing and teaching experience of more than 15 years  - Bellydance Extraordinaire instructors bring a distinct and unmistakable level of bellydance authenticity and knowledge to their classes. 
  • Classes conducted in English and Mandarin (双语授课). International mix of students with no age or racial barriers. Going beyond dancing, we come together as sisters and infuse happiness, transpire beautiful memories & enjoy a healthy lifestyle!


  • Plenty of one-to-one guidance & demonstrations by our instructors. No Hidden Fees ~ Central location, 2mins walk from Bugis MRT ~ Parking at building itself with direct lift from carpark to studio level ~ Bus stop located outside studio (Bus Nos. 2N, 48, 57).




  • More than just dancing, we encourage students to adopt an active lifestyle with positive mindset. Plenty of opportunities to perform with our BE sisters in local and overseas events.


  • School certification will be presented.
Bellydance Extraordinaire is a well-known as the favored performing troupe for many important events involving VIPs such as Singapore's Founding Father, the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, President of Singapore Mdm. Halimah Yacob, former Presidents of Singapore Dr. Tony Tan, and the late Mr. S R Nathan, and many other Ministers and community leaders. BE is also featured many times on the air, in live-streaming and in print. Jamila and her troupe were frequently invited to teach and exchange dance knowledge with many overseas countries. Television stations that worked with Bellydance Extraordinaire include Singapore's Channel 5 & 8, China's CCTV, Shanghai Dragon TV, Guangdong Radio and TV, and Vietnam's Ho Chih Min TV.


New Students' Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What are the benefits of Belly Dancing? Who should join Belly Dancing?

A: Belly Dancing is very easy to learn from scratch without and prior dancing experience. It helps to tones your body, improves your flexibility, keeps you fit and boosts your self-confidence. It is suitable for all body shapes and is an ideal activity to help you loose weight and achieve your desired figure.



Q: Are there classes for Children and/or Seniors?

A: Yes, children as young as 5-years-old can join our class. There is no upper age limit. Belly dancing is suitable for all ages and helps to keep your body flexible and your muscles well-conditioned. It also improves your hand-eye coordination.



Q: When Can I Join a class? Are there specific Starting Dates?

A: Our Beginner Techniques classes are On-going and new students can join in any time.



Q: How many students are there in a class?

A: Class size is around 5 to 12 persons. Our instructors emphasize a lot on one-to-one guidance so that students can get adequate attention.



Q: What to wear for Class?

A: New students can wear any exercise attire they are most comfortable with. The attire should be figure-hugging so that the instructor can see and correct your posture. No shoes are necessary but you can wear socks to keep your feet warm. There are also attire on sale in the studio that students can purchase and wear for class.


Q: Is there a changing area?

A: Our studio has a changing area that students may use.



Q: Do you provide refreshments and drinks?

A: Yes we have biscuits, light snacks, coffee and hot/cold water for students during the class.


Q: How Do I Sign-up or Register for a Class?

A: Please register before coming down a class by sending a WhatsApp to +65 9126 3420 with your Name and Date/Time you wish to attend. A confirmation reply will be sent back to you.



Q: How Do I Make Payment for Class?

A: We accept payment by cash, PayNow, NETS or Internet Banking to our account. Credit card payment is NOT accepted.



Bellydance Extraordinaire

390 Victoria Street, 03-35/36 Golden Landmark, Singapore, 188061
+65 9126 3420 (Eng) / +65 8333 1583 (中文)

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