This is quite an old post (2005) by Margaret Cho but I just love what she has to say about Bellydance.
Because for many of us, we would have never imagined we could wear something that would expose our midriffs and now that is all we wear! Because bellydancers are never too old, too fat, too ugly, too anything that we are too much of in the ‘real’ world.
Read the full article here.
I couldn’t find any clips of Margaret Cho dancing but I did find this interview with Suhaila Salimpore which features her.
I’ll leave you with my favourite quote of the interview:
I bellydance because I can