Workshop, Fundraiser, and Troupe Performance!


We got a busy week ahead of us for the BUW club!

Tuesday(11/14) we have our normal practice. Beginners 7-8pm, Intermediates at 8-9pm.

Thursday(11/16) we’re having a fundraiser at Salads Up 4-8pm. Help us pay for our costumes and other costs by mentioning UW Bellydancing at checkout and 15% of the cost of your meal will go to our club. So come hungry!

Friday(11/17) Troupe will be performing at Globe Med’s Fundraiser Night of the Arts! The event will be held at Tripp Commons in Memorial Union starting at 7pm. Come see the BUW troupe dance and support GlobeMed’s cause! More info can be found on the Facebook Event Page

Hope to see you at one, if not all of our awesome events this week!

Stay warm and Shimmy on!




The Bellydance – UW Troupe enjoyed a weekend at the New Glarus Renaissance Faire! We hope you were able to join in on the fun.

Don’t forget to pay your $20 dues! It is not too late to join BUW, just remember to get your dues in; we take cash and cards!

Beginners practice is on Tuesdays from 7-8 p.m. and Intermediates is immediately after from 8-9 p.m.

Social, Fundraiser, & More!


Tonight(10/10) we wil have a combined practice (Intermediates and Beginners together) followed by our first social of the year! The social will take place right after class where you can enjoy free food and get to know fellow member of the BUW club!

Like Naf-Naf or never been and looking to try a new restaurant? Go to Naf-Naf on State Street this Thursday(10/12) to help support our BUW fundraiser! When you purchase your meal mention Bellydancing UW and the employees at Naf-Naf will instruct you how to help with the fundraiser.

Our own BUW Troupe will be performing at the Renaissance Faire in New Glarus, WI. We’ll be performing two sets during the early afternoon of this Sunday the 15th.

Hope to see you at one of these events! Shimmy On!

FREE Classes!


Hey Everyone! Tonight (9/26) and only tonight we will be teaching full bellydance lessons for free! Meet us in the Multipurpose room on the fourth floor of the Student Activity Center (SAC) @ 7pm to take advantage of this awesome opportunity! Experience what our classes this year will be like, learn some cool moves, and get a workout all at once!

If you decide you want to join our club we will also be accepting member dues tonight at the end of class. Hope to see you tonight! Shimmy On!

Visit us at the Student Org Fair and at our Kickoff!


Tomorrow and Thursday(9/13-9/14) you can find BUW at the Student Organization Fair from 5pm to 8pm at the Kohl Center. Visit us to sign up, say hi, and shimmy on!

Join us on Monday, September 18th in the Student Activity Center (SAC) Multipurpose room  from 7pm to 8pm for our Fall Kickoff meeting! There will be fun performances, free raffles, and a mini lesson just for  you!

Have a wonderful summer!


Photo by Less is Morgan

This week wrapped up our weekly practices! Thanks to all of BUW’s wonderful dancers and performers, we hope to see you in the fall!

We will still meet once more for elections, which are coming up for next years board members on April 25th at 7pm in the SAC Multipurpose Room! Everyone is welcome to come, even if you are not running for a position. We will have food, vote for the election, get to chat about the year and have a fun time closing out another great year of dance!

Have a wonderful summer and #shimmyon!

Thank you for a wonderful Show Season!



We hope you enjoyed BUW’s 17th annual Spring Show and workshop! We would like to thank Aliyah for being our wonderful headliner and giving us an amazing performance!

Elections are coming up for next years board members on April 25th at 7pm! This a really great and exciting opportunity to become more involved with the club and the local bellydance community. Board members also get some pretty great perks:

  • We don’t have to pay the $20 due each semester
  • We don’t have to pay the $40 Spring Show Workshop registration fee
  • We receive a free show DVD for that year
  • You make 8 really awesome friends!

You can nominate yourself or others (for as many positions as you are interested in) on this form until Friday 4/14.