Articles and other points of interest:

UNT student to perform at belly-dancing convention.  August 2012 profile of one of our young dancers, Jasira, by The Denton Record Chronicle, the University of North Texas media.

Godbey Family Makes Belly Dance A Family Affair.  August 2012 profile of one of our best known studio familes, by The Fort Worth Star Telegram.

Belly Dance Takes Stage.  August 2012 article about Yaa Halla, Y'all, by The Colleyville Courier.

Belly Dancer, Martial Artist Sets Her Sights On FBI Post.  May 2012 profile of one of our young dancers, Ayperi, by The Collegian, the Tarrant County College District media.

Yaa Halla, Y'all Belly Dancing Convention Offers One Colorful Scene.  Photos and review of Yaa Halla, Y'all - A Gathering of the Stars in Texas 2011 published online by the Dallas Observer.

Dancing during pregnancy - article by Jamila that gives useful tips for costuming and dancing while pregnant.

Dance of the 700 Veils. Dallas Morning News Dance Critic Margaret Putnam visits The Grapevine Convention Center to review the 2003 Yaa Halla Y'all Saturday night show.

Sa'diyyaSa'diyya won Belly Dancer of the Year 2003! This article was published in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram soon after her big accomplishment. We couldn't be more proud!


AA Flight Attendants find solace in Middle East dancing. DFW People journalist Bill Leader talks with airline employees and participants of the 2003 Yaa Halla Y'all extravaganza about how Middle Eastern dance has changed their lives.

Men in Middle Eastern Dance! The Star Dancers are beaming over one of our favorite dancers at the studio - James Brantley, who was featured in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The article was soon reprinted on the FRONT PAGE of the Wall Street Journal. Way to go James!

A Chic Mystique. Ellena F. Morrison of the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram writes of the beauty and confidence that Isis' Star Dancers have found within themselves and each other while at the studio in Bedford.

Yaa Halla, Y'all 2003 is a success! Also published in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram (we just LOVE this paper!), this article talks about our big event and all of the wonderful dancers who made this year great. Thank you so much!


VeronicaMIT's Newest Bellydancer!

Northeast Tarrant Morning News features the graduation of one of our dancers, Veronica Godbey, who will attend MIT in the Fall of 2003 to achieve her doctorate in astrophysics. Brains and beauty - what are we going to do with her?


Tribute to the life of Elizabeth Brantley - the Star Dancers celebrate the life and beauty of our dear friend Elizabeth. Her spirit will live with us always.


Egyptian workers embellish Texas dancing - article published in the January 12, 2000 edition of the Dallas Morning News about the women in Egypt who make many of our costumes.


Strangely Beautiful - a wonderful poem about Sidonya, a member of The Wings of Isis, whose grace and beauty while dancing pregnant at Scarborough inspired a passerby to write this poem.


Cannon Elementary Talent Show - Kata Maya gets special mention in the local paper about her performance in the school talent show!