Helene presents a special show of live music by the legendary Light Rain band, playing for performances by leading dance mentors Sese Geddes and Ma Shuqa Mira Murjan, plus the winners of The Rising Stars of Belllydance 2012 who will receive their awards at the beginning of the show. Light Rain have been playing for bellydancers since the 1960′s and have inspired performances by both the San Francisco and Joffrey Ballet who used their music in the Robert Altman movie “The Company”. Helene is director of Bellydance International and has been teaching, performing and promoting bellydance and Middle Eastern music for over 25 years. She was a recipient of The Gail Rich Award. The evening of bellydance takes place at Don Quixote’s International Music Hall in Felton Thursday, November 8th. Music, awards and performances begin at 7:30 pm.