DATE:  April 13, 2004
CONTACT: Maxie Beyer, Middle Eastern Dance Club Secretary and Treasurer, (361) 825-2792;
Melissa Goonan, Public Affairs, (361) 825-2337

Middle Eastern Dance Club To Hold Workshop
Dance Club to Raise Money for Education and Expansion
The Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Middle Eastern Dance Club will host a workshop in “The Art of Belly Dance” on Friday, April 23 in the Glasscock Fitness and Wellness Center, aerobics room A, from 3 - 5 p.m. The workshop will be led by the Middle Eastern Dance Club “Cleopatra’s Daughters” and will include instruction on basic moves and dance routines.

Proceeds from the workshop will be used to attend clinics where dance club members can learn advanced techniques, the use of props and Indian and Hula style dancing. In the past the club has performed at the Asian Cultures Museum, the Corpus Christi Science and History Museum, Texas A&M University-Pan American Heritage Festival and the A&M-Corpus Christi President’s Picnic.        

Early registration is $20 or $30 for two participants and ends on Friday, April 16. Cost at the door is $25. Door prizes and snacks are included. For more information call Maxie Beyer at (361) 825-2792.