Lily Tsai

Lily began her music and dance training at a young age. She has been exploring the world of bellydance ever since the first day she stepped foot into a bellydance class! Previously a world-traveler, Lily now resides in Austin, Texas where she continues to teach and learn all things bellydance. Some of her biggest influences include Serena Ramzy, Suhaila Salimpour, Mira Betz, and golden-era Egyptian dancers. Recently, Lily became a certified Datura Style Teacher in the 8 Elements Program with Rachel Brice. Even with two little ones tugging at her hip, Lily teaches at Austin Bellydance studio and offers online classes on

Let's Get Rhythmic!

Discover and embody the Arabic rhythms through breakdowns of the rhythms, clapping and singing,  and suggested movements. This workshop includes handouts, short bursts of lecture, and dancing. Open to all levels.