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My Testimonials

September 21, 2007
Zoe is my flavorite.......I'm gonna keep her in
my backyard shed
August 21, 2007
Zoe's REAL good at leg humpin'. I let her practice on me. She dances REAL good too. Smells funny tho.
June 21, 2007
Brazil love Zoe!
we want Zoe at Brazil!!!
April 15, 2007
Zedoe vs. the Cucumber of aught seven. This should be a Pay Per View event!
January 2, 2007
Why are you so cute?!?!?!
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hiz name iz cheeze wiz

Please don't eat Me!!
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My Touring and Workshop schedule

2010 News for Zoe jakes! New Years in Santa Cruz and Jan 3rd SF!!

So many things to tell you about! I hope your holidays have been lovely, and I'm looking forward to seeing you in the new year, whether it's at a workshop, a Beats Antique show, or one of the awesome dance festivals being put on around the country. Here is a synopsis:

1. My Upcoming workshops, Seattle, San Jose, Albuquerque, Berkeley, Los Angeles
2. New Years in Santa Cruz
3. New show added Jan 3rd for Beats Antique in SF
4. New Beats Antique music
5. Breakthrough Fusion Competition in SF
6. Palace on Wheels Electric Vardo NYE in SF

1. Upcoming Workshops

January 16th in Seattle with the lovely sponser Helen!
3 hours with Bellydance Superstar ZOE JAKES in Seattle January 16, 2010!
ESSENTIAL ZOE: The Next Level "Do it big. Do it Right. Do it with style." - Fred Astaire
to register contact

Jan 21st in San Jose Area
Lovely Zoe will be offering a workshop at Halanda in Willow Glen on January 21st, 2010 from 6-9pm. Enrollment is $45 and students need to pay in advance to secure their spot. Zoe will be leading a dynamic Tribal Fusion workshop which will explore slow, serpentine movements, sharp isolations, and hard, fast drills! Zoe is known for her unique stylization, turns, use of pop-and-lock and excellent (often hilarious) stage presence.
TO REGISTER: Please send your name to and then send a check made out to Kimberly Fournier to:
Ashley Lopez
212 Carlton Ave #3
Los Gatos, CA 95032

January 23rd and 24th in Albuquerque, New Mexico with Elizabeth Strong. Workshops organized by the wonderful Flo and Duane of Tribal Souk!
To purchase workshops or show tickets go to:
and SHOW!!!:A Bang Up Belly Dance Show at The KOSMOS, Friday January 23rd
at The Factory on 5th
1715 5th Street, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Tickets are $16.00 in advance online or at Old World Imports in Albuquerque and $18.00 at the door if still available.

February 5,6 and 7th in Berkeley, CA. Limited to 17 students MAX-only 7 spots left!
formatted similarly to our previous Intermediate intensive, only this time with an extra day added, Zoe Jakes and Elizabeth Strong will be offer over 16 hours of very personalized instruction. For more info and to register go to:

LA area 4 day intensive with ZOe Jakes and Elizabeth Strong
May 3-6, monday thru thursday. intermediate to advanced topics, very limited class size!
email to reserve your spot, its over half reserved by now!
we are still nailing down the space, but we will know very soon.

2. New Years in Santa Cruz at Camp Cutter:

Beats Antique (David Satori, Tommy Cappel and Zoe Jakes), in a special Full Live show with extra musicians and guest performer Elizabeth Strong
RAINDANCE invites you to the Blind Tiger Speakeasy!
This will be a very special event. We will be taking over the lodge @ Cutter Scout Reservation for 1 night ( The Lodge @ the place where we do the Raindance Campout)
We will be far away from the city, so bring what you need to have the best New Years Eve eva !
We will be turning the Lodge in to a lavish speak easy style cabana circa 1920's
limited capacity of 400
early bird tickets are just $25 ( 100 available @ this price)
presale just $35 (100 available @ this price)
when these run out all tickets $40
gate price is also $40
get tickets here -

3. Beats Antique in the Bay Area on SUNDAY JAN 3rd at the INDEPENDENT!

We've added a second show after selling out Jan 2nd., and we have an amazing line up with support from Evan Fraser and Lynx and Janover along with 15 guest performers ! I will be debuting group pieces with Guest dancers Elizabeth Strong, Rose Harden, Auberon and Ena Dallas. We've been working our butts off all winter to get this too you, so don't miss out on a second chance to come see the spectacle! GET TICKETS HERE:

4. New Beats Antique Music:

The Trunk Archives are an ongoing ever growing collection of obscure Beat Antique tracks. These pieces have been collected over the years and never found a spot on our previous releases. The Trunk Achieves is a place for new experimental Beats Antique tracks to find a home. Hope you enjoy... More too come .... Contraption Vol II coming this Winter !!!

5. Breakthrough Fusion Competition in San Francisco
I will be judging the competition at 3, but don't miss the Gala show at 8 pm sharp!
Location of event: Temple night club, 540 howard st., SF
Purchase Tickets online here:
for more information go to:
Registration is still open for all workshops, and the TROUPES ONLY in the competition!

6.Palace on Wheels Electric Vardo NYE in SF
New Year's Eve SF with FatChanceBellyDance, Clandestine, Mitara, Calamity Sam, She'enedra & Amar . for tickets go to:
New Delhi Restaurant
160 Ellis Street
San Francisco


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My Blog

Oh Facebook....such a wonderful and time sucking device. SO I have created a page that I am updating practically on a daily basis. I am actually able to answer schedule questions and get back to students in a timely manner, so check it out!.......paste this url in your browser window, become a member, and be ready to know way too much about what's going on with me!
Wed, January 13, 2010 - 2:05 PM permalink - 1 comment
Our car was broken into on thursday, and David and I and are trying to recover our valuable and irreplaceable performance gear. We just want it back, we are offering a reward, and no questions asked. The items are:
a turkish banjo with a thin neck and a round wooden head, with a pick-up
3 dance costumes heavily decorated with coins and beads, one black and white, one gold-ish, and one black with fabric floral eleme... read more
Sat, June 27, 2009 - 12:59 AM permalink - 20 comments
Check out

I am teaching 2 workshops, one saturday at 11 and one sunday at 9!

A two day celebration of tribal bellydance, taking place at the:
Glendale Civic Auditorium

1401 N. Verdugo Road in Glendale, CA 91208
Saturday, September 27

* 12:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
* 8:00 p.m. (Evening Show)

Sunday, September 28

* 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
* 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Bellydance Superstars Auditions
Thu, September 25, 2008 - 6:36 PM permalink - 2 comments
September 2nd-19th: US Tour with the Yard Dogs Road Show:
The Fillmore San Francisco, CA
Georgia Theatre Athens, GA
Variety Playhouse Atlanta, GA
Orange Peel Asheville, NC
Bijou Theatre Knoxville, TN
The Birchmere Alexandria, VA

Oh, and my new website is gonna Kick Serious ASS!!!!!
Tue, June 10, 2008 - 2:32 PM permalink - 8 comments
Help! Calling all bellydancers with drummer boyfriends (theres lots of ya right?)

We are trying to get a professional quality drum kit for Spirit....Paying to fly it there has proven to be prohibitively expensive. Of course for your trouble we would get you on the guest list....
Thu, April 17, 2008 - 11:16 AM permalink - 2 comments
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My Boi, Obi, Iob AKA Bio

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Zoe Jakes and Rose Harden Austin Technique Throwdown this March! ( events » arts ) Join Zoe Jakes and Rose Harden for a Texas style Technique Throw-down!!!

These two tribal fusion dancers share their personal essentials for building a strong practice that has become the trademark of Bay Area belly dancers. Emphasis will be on... read more
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upcoming workshops with Zoe Jakes!!! ( events » arts ) Portland, Oregon, Saturday November 14th,
Oakland, California,Advanced performer intensive, the weekend of November 21st and 24th
Albuquerque, New Mexico, January 23rd and 24th 2010

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Zoe Jakes August Series in Berkeley ( events » arts ) Every Monday Starting August 3rd from 7:15 to 9:15 at precious life yoga and dance studio!

to register call:

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Zoes things stolen! She needs help!!! ( community » other ) Our car was broken into on thursday, and David and I and are trying to r... read more
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The Indigo Belly Dance Company Honolulu Intensive Thursday April 9th, Friday April 10th, & Saturday April 11th, 2009! ( events » arts ) Visit for additional information and to register today!!!

Shakti Dance Movement Proudly Presents,
The Indigo Belly Dance Company Honolulu Intensive
Thursday April 9th, Friday April 10th, & Saturday April 11th, 2009!
9 two h... read more
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