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For a bellydancer or teacher call 612-703-7002 or email





Bookings and Party Packages

Mirah performs for available for private and public events throughout the country, such as:

     Cultural presentations




     Corporate events

     Restaurant and club performances

     Video and advertising

     Fitness presentations

Retirement parties

Women's parties

Bridal showers/bachelorette parties

Baby showers

Birthday parties/other private parties

School or scouting events

Feast days/Eid celebrations

Seminars/lectures (music, dance culture)


Mirah also works as a guest speaker or presenter in educational and group settings on topics related to Middle Eastern dance, music, and culture. She can also help with booking musicians, other dancers, and other performers for special events.

Mirah works with you to try to create just the right entertainment or educational production to suit your event, your needs, and your audience. (Photos, resume, and video are available upon request.) For bookings and rate information, call Mirah at 612-703-7002 or email


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      Women's Party Packages (for bachelorette, baby shower, etc.)

      Princess Party Packages for Children

      Arabian Queen Party Packages for Teens and Tweens

      School & Workplace Performances and Lectures


      General Information about Bookings     



A Baby Shower, Bachelorette, or Ladies' Night that Raks!

Looking for an alternative to baby or bridal shower games? Want to a twist on the traditional bachelorette party that is both classy and loads of fun?  Is it your turn to host ladies night and you want to shake things up?


Why not celebrate with the feminine power of belly dance?! Mirah offers special women's party packages for baby showers, bachelorettes, bridal showers, or ladies' nights. Most packages include a lesson or mini-workshop in raks sharqi (belly dance) for you and your guests, and Mirah's performances are always professional, classy, and fun!

(Click here for an article on belly dance and baby showers for modern moms!)


Mirah offers four different women's party packages appropriate for ladies of all ages, shapes, sizes and backgrounds. Or, if you prefer, she can customize a package to suit your event. For package details and fees information, contact Mirah.




Create a Special Memory for Your Little Princess!

Celebrate your little princess's special day with dance and music fit for royalty! With Princess Party packages, Mirah creates an age-appropriate experience, filled with sparkles, music, and fun for the kids. Talk to Mirah to learn more about children's parties and activities for girls of all ages--pre-school through teens!



Parties Fit for a Teen Royalty

Mirah also performs for Sweet 16 parties, graduations, quinceaneras, proms and other events. Consider a special performance, a mini-lesson, or even a group performance for your special event! The material is family-friendly and age appropriate, yet filled with fun and glamor!




In the Middle East, dancers and musicians are a part of every celebration, and no celebration is more joyous than a wedding! Mirah dances for both Arab and American weddings, and she enjoys working with brides and grooms to provide the perfect wedding day entertainment experience. She tailors the performance and costuming choices to suit the bridal couple and their guests. Contact Mirah to inquire about:

     Arabic Zaffa (procession)

     Raks shamadan (candelabra dance)

     Somali wedding processions and performances 

     "Belly dance" performances (soloist or multiple dancers)

     Folkloric dance performances


     Musicians and DJs

     Indian bridal parties  



School and Workplace Performances and Seminars

Mirah can work with you to create an experience that strikes just the right cord for your workplace or school. Mirah performs, speaks and provides educational programming, alone or with her troupe,Al-Bahira Dance Theater. Some examples of the work Mirah and her colleagues have done:     



Diversity Day Presentations Folkloric performance of dances and music of the Middle East and/or a lecture, presentation, or Q & A session on the history and significance of dance arts of the Near East.


Health and Wellness Promotions Enjoy a dance demonstration followed by a mini-lesson or a short talk and discussion on the health and wellness benefits of dance in general and Middle Eastern dance in particular.


Team Building and Stress Mitigation Experiences Learn something new together and have fun doing it! Teams enjoy a mini-workshop with warm up, stretch, and some basic dance moves and choreography. Optional discussion can follow.


Employee Appreciation Parties


School Presentations on Arabic dance, culture and/or music Mirah Ammal and her performers have given many school demonstrations and seminars for elementary, middle school, high school and college audiences.







Mirah Ammal

3754 Pleasant Ave. S.

Minneapolis, MN 55419