Tribe Hamsa


American Tribal Style® Belly Dance

A Fat Chance Belly Dance® Sister Studio

Staten Island, NY

646-504-2672 ♦

Classes are suspended on Staten Island

Please visit the Manhattan Tribal Class page

for mid-week and weekend classes in NYC.

Naja will be available through the summer for

private or semi-private classes, please

contact Naja for availability


















Click here for a class brochure.

The Tool Box Series

Open Level - 
Dance Fundamentals

Based on Student attendance and participation, a new movement will be introduced and incorporated into an easy combination

If you are early for a class, please wait in the lounge area until the class starts.






Wear something comfortable and loose.

Level 1, a full skirt, hip shawl,yoga pants, pantaloons and/or leggings are all appropriate.

Level 2, a full skirt or pantaloons with hair pinned up away from face and neck are required.

Only dance shoes or bare feet are allowed in the studios.




Maria "Naja" Richardson,  is a certified Fat Chance ATS® Teacher and is Director of Tribe Hamsa and a founding member of Manhattan TribalShe has taught Tribal Fusion and now teaches the Fat Chance Belly Dance® Format and Techniques.  Naja is available for private, semi-private and workshops as well in the New York and New Jersey area. 

Click Here to contact Naja.



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