AMERICAN TRIBAL STYLE
American Tribal Style in an innovative and creative way of interpreting Oriental Dance. By briefly exploring its origins, we discover that this style is born between the late 80s and early 90s in San Francisco, USA, by a group of dancers : Carolina Nericcio and her company “ Fat Chance Belly Dance “, who looked for an alternative way of dancing this Oriental style. As a result, American Tribal Style (ATS) was born.
Its movements and costumes are inspired by North African, Hindu and Middle Eastern cultures.
Like other artistic movements, ATS developed and grew , becoming richer, mature and popular.
Physical benefits: it strengthens the back , shoulders, arms, thighs and gluteal folds, improves elasticity and soothes menstrual period pains.
Mental benefits: it stimulates fantasy, group spirit and develops coordination.