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2021 Conference

Registration is open.  Contact Theresa  if you have any questions.

The HOA Conference was a hybrid format October 8-9, 2021…. a mix of online and in-person at Camelot Ballroom in Kansas. 

 See the results on the  People’s Choice page. The recording of Online Competition from Oct 8, 2021 will be posted on our History page soon.

Saturday, October 9th:

The Zoom recordings of the workshops will be sent to registered participants soon. If you missed it, you can still sign up and the the recording.
Chudney Online class with Zoom teaching The Golden Era Affect (lecture and dance movements).
Jillina Online class with Zoom teaching Om Kalthoum Choreography.
Vanessa of Cairo Online class with Zoom teaching Saidi Technique and combinations

2021 Star Artists

Hurry Up!

Tickets sell out fast so don’t miss.



Friday – Sunday
8-9 October 2021
Camelot Ballroom
6635 151st Street
Overland Park, Kansas 66223

Friday – Online Competition Show  |  Saturday – Workshops & Gala Show |


Sponsorship Invitation – We Invite You to be a Part of Something Special!

Sponsors will receive various benefits and recognition to acknowledge their support of the Heart of America Arab cultural Arts Belly Dance Competition.


Many thanks to our sponsors for their generous support!


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Heart Of America Arab Cultural Arts, nonprofit 501(c)(3)

Our mission is to foster cultural diversity and enrich the community’s artistic experience and appreciation of Arts from the Arab world in Missouri and Kansas through art, education, and culturally relevant events including dance, music, culinary arts, and crafts. Our annual event showcases Middle Eastern dance and has featured professional dancers from around the world including Egypt, Canada, Japan, China, Mexico, and Russia as well as artists from across the US.