Specialty Classes, Workshops, Performances, & Vending

September 8th: GAMESHOW! …So You Want To Be A BellyDancer presented by COVEN Dance Co. Calamity Sam will be joining Coven Dance Co. in a performance directed by Zoe Jakes! Click image for ticket link September 9th-10th: Movement Art Space presents Workshops with DJ Amar and Calamity Sam Amar and I are so excited to be…

End of 2015 Workshop!

2015 is almost over! Come and celebrate with me in a fun, and challenging workshop. We’ll be learning a few combinations from choreographies I am currently working on. Here’s your opportunity to dance it up before the craziness of New Years Eve. All levels welcome, previous belly dance knowledge helpful but not mandatory. $20 pre-register (CLICK!)…

New Year New Look!

We’ll be making updates soon, but please be patient as we update the look of the site! I’m so excited about it already! xo Sam

Updates are nice….if I would actually do them.

2014 was a beast. I believe I called it “The Awesome Nad-Crusher” several times. There were just about equal parts AWESOME and NAD-CRUSHING that happened. Between different performance opportunities on the awesome side (House of Tarot, Tribal Massive, Hot Pot Army, Cues & Tattoos, Tribal Fest, Bhoomi Project with Beats Antique…..) and the nad-crushing side…

This year has been a whirlwind….. and it’s still happening!

Here’s a pictoral overview of the things that have happened in the last 4 months. I have a lot of words I could write about all of these things… but suffice it to say they have been fun, exhausting, exhilarating, troublesome, difficult, triumphant, personal, and ALL OF THE OTHER ADJECTIVES EVER! Enjoy! To everyone that…

2014 still going strong…

Let’s pick this up where I left off. I was about to have my first performance as part of The Bhoomi Project with Beats Antique at The Independent in SF. It went really well. I had a LOT OF FUN. How can you not with these girls? That night was one big WIN. 😀 THEN!…

2014: Started off Bad, Getting much much better.

So, a lot of exciting stuff has happened for me lately, and I’d like to share. 2014 started off being a bit of a downer as I got sick TWICE in 1 month. (ARG!) but in spite of it, here’s what has happened: I got to take the Hot Pot Level 3 Intensive again (took…

Website Updates and Fixing!

…..Fixing Website…….Adding Updates……..Please Standby….. Until then, please enjoy this image of badly postured belly dancers.

Classes

Regular Classes: ***AS OF JULY 31st, REGULAR MONDAY NIGHT CLASSES WILL BE SUSPENDED*** After 4 years of teaching at the same place and time, Sam has had to cancel her Monday Night classes. Please continue to check this page for updates about short series of classes and workshops that Calamity Sam will be teaching. Calamity…

NEWS and EVENTS!

NEWS Hot Pot/Unmata Improvisational Tribal Style Classes: I am currently in my 3rd cycle of Level One, and It’s going GREAT! I’ve had two students test up into Level Two, so those classes will be starting VERY soon. I’m planning on keeping Level One rolling through every Monday, so we will start back at Week…

March/April/May is over. That was quick. Pt 2

April was quiet compared to March, but we still had some fun. I turned 31! It was a low-key birthday (just the way I like ’em) but I got an excuse to hang out with a few people that I don’t get to see as much as I’d like. We also had the Rockabilly version…