The Desert Dearly belly dance troupe of Pueblo, Colorado: (Back row, left to right) Deargan, Erin Beatty, Kynna Boughton, Naoma O'Neill, Suzanne Michel; (Front row, left to right) Shalacia Palmer, Robyn Rheuff, Bekka Klarer

(Photo: Courtesy of Gina Marie Gallardo/GMG Portraits)
Emily Medina, or "Deargan," is the director of the tribal fusion/Middle Eastern belly dance troupe Desert Dearly of Pueblo, Colorado. Along with Kamryn Berry and Patti Bennett, Deargan choreographed this radio dance performed by the Desert Dearly belly dance troupe. The audio recording is by Ibe Hustles.

Artist Statement: 

I heard about this dance for the radio and I just had to participate. This is what middle eastern dance sounds like to us during a performance.

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