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An explanation of the transplantation of the middle eastern art form to the far east
Cultural ambassador from the middle east to China and beyond
the 2012 International Belly Dance Cultural Festival.
The stunning Jingya, a dancer, choreographer, designer, mother, and businesswoman graces the Stipko Live studios with an explanation of the transplantation of the middle eastern art form to the far east, and defines her method of adding to the diverse melting pot that dance can be.
Much like the Bellydance Superstars that paved the way worldwide, Jingya is a pioneer in her region, and is now stretching beyond her borders to bring bellydance to those who crave this sensual, empowering style of expression.
About Ningbo Festival
Welcome to China's 1st International Belly Dance Cultural Festival in Ningbo, China. Ningbo is one of the most modern, prosperous, and evolving cities in China and home to the third largest port in the world.
The five-day event will set a precedent for the ever-growing Chinese belly dancing community. Our vision is to unite us all and create a mesmerizing experience bringing together the world's most renowned international masters as well as belly dance performers, teachers, and dance enthusiasts from around the globe.
The festival will be hosted by the 5-StarSheraton Hotel Ningbo. The hotel will be transformed into a magical, cultural, and authentic belly dance stage providing a Live.Dine.Dance venue that will be remembered forever.
We invite belly dancers of all backgrounds and skill levels to experience a once in a lifetime event where dancers from around the globe will engage in a truly spiritual and cultural exchange. Whether you're a novice dancer or a lifelong advanced enthusiast, you will feel that you belong.
We can't wait to see you this September!
Aaron Stipkovich, Publisher: With an education in information, technology, business and related disciplines, Aaron entered business on radio. Beginning as a disc jockey in Southern California, a nationally syndicated talk show host position soon followed. During the transition from regional to national, he launched a national print magazine in several countries, and was distributed by Time Inc. Having a handful of humble business media entities, a decade or so later he has divested himself from most of his companies... (more...)