SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Some of the best belly dancers and instructors in the nation are gathering in Salt Lake this weekend.
Dancers from all over the country are honing their skills under the watchful eyes of some of the top names in belly dancing.
Organizers say it’s a way to celebrate joy, get in touch with your body and it can even be healing.
Jenny Cohen, the producer of Raw Epiphany, told Good4Utah, “It actually helped me during my chemotherapy. And my surgery and my recovery from breast cancer. I used to do it all throughout my treatment and I will say that it was pivotal in my treatment and many other peoples’ treatment. We have a lot of cancer survivors.
Salt Lake Community College does have a belly dancing club on campus.