Belly Dance Classes
At The Belly Dance Studio, our motto is: “Let the art transform you!” And belly dance can do that… No matter your shape, size, age or fitness level, you can enjoy ALL of the classes offered at The Belly Dance Studio. Looking to get fit? Want to learn and explore the art of belly dance? Need some time away from the kids and want to have FUN? All this and more happens at The Belly Dance Studio!
Are you new to belly dance and not sure what class to begin with? The best place to begin is learning the foundation to all forms of belly dance in one of our open-level classes held on Wednesday mornings or evenings…technique, fun combinations and drills geared to each individual student. Focus is on proper posture, muscle use, simple foot patterns, and basic rhythms. Great for newbies as well as belly dance students wanting to improve their technique. These classes are structured so that drop-ins are welcome!!
Please bring your dance journals — VIDEO RECORDING IS NOT ALLOWED
Tuesdays at The Belly Dance Studio!
BellyDancing For FUN & Fitness!!! 6 pm
Belly Dance is a FUN way to move, groove and get into shape!!
This class will move students to a fun and funky beat while providing a low-impact aerobic workout. NO PREVIOUS DANCE REQUIRED! This is a FUN & Fitness class….. we do not review technique or history. This is a fun dance class. It is GREAT for our Art of Belly Dance Students to continue to drill and self-correct their own technique. Drop in only $10 CASH Learn more about our Hip+Fit Dance Pass here>>
Tuesday Nights 7:15 – 8:15 pm
Reg Price $50 or $15/class drop in
Get your groove on as Donna teaches you Pop Fusion Belly Dance! Each month, students will learn an entire choreography to popular pop tunes from Turkey, Egypt, Europe and the USA! Mixed level class…. ALL STUDENTS, especially those that want to begin performing with our student troupe are encouraged to participate. SUPER FUN!!
BRING YOUR DANCE JOURNALS!
For students that have already begun to take belly dance classes. A knowledge of the basic moves in NECESSARY! Must have completed at least 2 months of Beginner Belly Dance Classes. If you have any questions, please call us at 409-790-7669.
Wednesdays at The Belly Dance Studio!
Weekly Wednesday Workshops in December
1.5 hours each 6:30 – 8 pm $25 in advance/$30 at the door (assuming the class did not sell-out)
12/7 — Isis Wings and Veil Performances w/Dilara
Known for her skills and technique, learn the mesmerizing patterns and awesome techniques of Isis Wings and performing with Veils; it’s a great class for all levels! Choreo will be taught!
12/14 — Fusion Belly Dance
For dancers to take their performance to an unexpected level, but what is Fusion dance?…. a MUST-DO if you’re ready to make a real impact with you’re performance!! Get inside tips and Dos & Don’ts of “Fusion Dance”
12/21 — Oriental Dance Choreography
Add the WOW and POP to your Belly Dancing with signature choreography from Master Instructor and Performer Dilara Sultan! ALL LEVELS WELCOME!
Choreography will be taught
Belly Dance 101 !! Every Wednesday 10 – 11 am Drop in $15 On Hiatus until Jan 2017!
Perfect for beginners to Belly Dance and great for those trying to polish their technique! What can you expect? Learn those smooth movements and isolations that make belly dance so mesmerizing! Snake arms, body undulations, belly rolls, head slides, and the transition steps that will take you to a new level of AWESOME! FUN and popular class….. early enrollment is HIGHLY encouraged to secure your spot!! save $$ and purchase the month’s classes here>>
Belly Dance 101!! Every Wednesday evening 6:00 – 7:00 pm Drop in $15
On Hiatus until Jan 2017!
Same as our daytime class, but perfectly scheduled if you have a busy day schedule.
On Hiatus until Jan 2017!
Belly Dance 102!! Every Wednesday evenings 6:30 – 7:30 pm Drop in $15 On Hiatus until Jan 2017!
Picking up where Belly Dance 101 leaves off, Donna & Dilara guide students into the next level of oriental dance. Learning choreographies and perfecting techniques, the Sultan Dance Methodology brings students to a new level of Belly Dancing.
It is designed for those students who have successfully finished Belly Dance 101 and are ready to take their belly dance journey further. Save $$ and purchase the month here>>
Mondays at The Belly Dance Studio!
( a Sassy Gypsy Style Dance Class) RETURNING IN JAN 2017!
Drop in is $15!! or save $$ and buy the month’s classes here>>
The magical 9/8 rhythms of Turkish Roma style dance can have a fast paced fiery personality, and other times it’s earthy and emotional spirit. This class takes the movements you’ve already learned in Intro to Turkish Roma, and helps you make those movements part of your own artistic style.
Please bring your dance journal and a 25 yd skirt. If you do not have a skirt, some are avail for purchase. Students enrolled in the class can purchase skirts at 50% off!!! (wow)
Check out our Class Schedule HERE!