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We Did It! Six Years in a Row! -

What an honor to be named “Best of Aurora” by the US Commerce Association for six years straight! Thanks to my fantastic team of Ruth, Maria, Karri, Kim and David for making it happen – and a special THANK YOU to all of YOU for believing in us and making the dream come true!

Here’s the press release! You can also read it below.


Raksanna Productions Receives 2013 Best of Aurora Award

U.S. Commerce Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement

NEW YORK, NY, September 10, 2013 — For the sixth consecutive year, [...]

BRAND NEW: Even MORE classes this Fall -

Wow! Our program has really expanded this fall. We’ve added four new classes and are available in five locations, so now you can shimmy to your heart’s content! PLUS Karri and Maria join our faculty, providing you with a team of five extensively trained instructors to give you the best in belly dance instruction available. Be sure to check out our new class schedule to find the class that’s right for you.

Coming to NYC in October! Confessions of a Belly Dancer (C) -

I’m so excited and honored to bring Confessions of a Belly Dancer; Secrets of the Hieroglyph © to NYC for the Off Broadway production. The team is very excited, too – it’s been a collective dream of ours to go to the performing arts capital of the world and showcase our full-length theatrical show just minutes from Times Square, in the heart of Manhattan.

In anticipation, I share the opening comments from the Chicago debut, which was performed to a sold-out, standing room only audience last year.

“It has often been said women share their stories not to [...]

Dream … Believe … Achieve -

Wow! What an amazing whirlwind of a year. I am so fortunate to be surrounded by some of the most amazing, positive people in the world.

This year was certainly an ambitious one. I set out to accomplish a long-standing dream – to write and publish a book about belly dance and the experiences of dancers from around the world – and to produce its theatrical adaptation.  The result was two-fold: the book, aptly named Confessions of a Belly Dancer; Secrets of the Hieroglyph ©, was officially published and released on November 3, 2012 – the same day as the [...]

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Alexandria – Music by Dr. Samy Farag

  • Belly dancer superstar Raksanna dancing to " Alexandria" Music Dr Samy Farag


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Raksanna & The Desert Flames

  • Raksanna and the Desert Flames - Habipti by Dr. Samy Farag