Bellydance Show Elements and Props

This page is a guide to some of the show elements and props that can be a part of a bellydance show!
Typically a show includes 2-3 of these, plus audience participation.
Some props, such as LED or fire (not pictured) , may require an additional fee.
All videos are clips of live performance from Mariyah’s Instagram. You can see full length performance videos in the Gallery.

Wings
Beautiful “Wings of Isis” Make a dramatic entrance for larger venues.

LED Wings
Wings with LED lights!
These are most effective in venues where lights are lowered.

Veil/Double Veil/fan veils
Can be used for an entrance or at any point in the show.

Sword
A popular and crowd pleasing balancing prop!

Candle Tray
A beautiful balancing prop in both the smaller and glamourous two-tier version.


Two-tier Candle Tray


Finger Cymbals

Mariyah usually uses finger cymbals throughout the show!

Drum solo/Live drum solo/Group drum solo
A drum solo, recorded or with a live drummmer is the finale of the show!

Audience participation
Besides getting everyone up to dance, the performer can give special attention to a guest of honor!

Fire Cups

Floorwork
A beautiful element which can be performed with or without a prop