With professional through student level dance troupes, Tribal Bellies offers several avenues to students who are interested in performing!
Daughters of the Hip
Daughters of the Hip is Vikki's student troupe consisting of students level 3 and higher. "DotH", as the troupe is often called, performs at local haflas and festivals throughout the year and has gained much popularity in the dance community. This troupe is a great opportunity to gain performance experience and offers the most flexibility to studio dancers.
Persephone Rising is a Group Improvisational Fusion belly dance troupe affiliated with Tribal Bellies dance studio in Huntingdon Valley, PA. The group came together under the direction of Vikki Gale, with the goal to share their love of belly dance with each other and the wider community.
The members of Persephone Rising have rich dance and movement backgrounds; along with their dedication to the advancement of the Tribal Bellies format, each of them has danced with some of the most recognized fusion belly dance troupes in the greater Philadelphia region.
Penumbrae is a semi-professional troupe that focuses on the slower, sinuous aspect of belly dance. This style of dance, called Silhouette, empowers women with an appreciation of their
own beauty through the movement of dance. They rejoice in the flow that occurs between dancers when united in synchronicity of motion, music, and self love.