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 Monday and/or Tuesday 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!!
Saturdays in August!
Zills Workshop!!! This is a MUST-DO for belly dancers… become a well-rounded student with the basics of rhythms and make music while you dance! The FIRST Saturday of each month, 10:30 – Noon $20. Each month students will be introduced to two different Zill patterns. Under the direction of Alyiah, students will learn the history of the rhythm the hand pattern and basic foot patterns to use while playing.
Subsequent “Zill Support Sessions” will be available on Thursday nights at 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm. $5 drop-in (cash or check only). Only for the students from the Saturday workshop with Aliyah. The only way to master the Zill patterns is to practice them. This weekly ‘meet-up’ for students is to encourage you to practice-practice-practice. Student led and peer-support on review and techniques to play Zills effectively.
Mondays in August!
Gypsy & Oriental Choreography!! Previous Belly Dance experience needed…
This is a special 1.5 hour class! The magical 9/8 rhythms of Turkish Romani style dance has a fast paced fiery personality. But that’s not the only thing you will enjoy…. the flirty and fun belly dance style of American and Turkish Cabaret Belly Dance will keep you smiling and dancing thru class. Dilara Sultan brings her sass and diva-style to this fast paced class.
Perfect for all levels! Monday evenings 6:45 – 8:15 p.m. $20 drop-in or save $$ and purchase all 4 classes for $70 (early bird pricing happening now!! $65). Purchase HERE
Tuesdays in August!
Belly Dance 101!! $15 Drop in, or save $$ and purchase the month’s classes for only $60 /5 classes (early bird $50, available NOW!!)
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!!
This class is Tuesday nights 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Belly Dance 102!! Tuesday nights 7 pm – 8 pm $15 Drop in, or save $$ and purchase the month’s classes for only $60 /5 classes (early bird $50, available NOW!!) Picking up where Belly Dance 101 leaves off, Donna guides students in the next level of oriental dance. Learning choreographies and perfecting techniques, Donna follows the Sultan Dance Methodology bringing students to a new level of Belly Dancing.
It is designed for those students who have successfully finished Belly Dance 101 and are ready to take their belly dance journey a little higher.
Belly Dance Combos and Choreography with Dilara!!
This Popular Class is BACK!!
For Belly Dancers of all levels!! Must have had Belly Dance 101 or currently enrolled in Belly Dance 101 – this class moves fast and is a blast!!!! Drop-in $15, but no drop-ins after the 2nd week. Save $$ and purchase the series $50 for 5 classes…… early bird pricing avail for a limited time $45.
Wednesdays in August!
Burlesque Class!! 1st and 3rd Wednesday’s of the month, 7:00 pm-8:00 pm! A beginners burlesque course, open to women only, designed to teach you introductory level “Art of the Tease!” Students will gain a basic understanding of the term “burlesque,” as well as, classic movement technique, terminology, and basic history of burlesque. $15 at the door (cash or check) save $$ and purchase both the July classes NOW for only $25
Space is LIMITED!!!!! We suggest signing up IMMEDIATELY!!
Please bring a feather boa, opera-length gloves and heels!!!!!
Poi Spinning Co-Ed Class!! This class will be held on the SECOND and FOURTH Wednesdays 7 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Men & Women are both welcome to this class! Space is VERY limited and you MUST bring your own supplies. Beginner Poi products can be purchased from the vendor of your choice. (Fuzzy Practice Poi — it won’t hurt you when you make a mistake!) Class price is $15 paid at door (cash or check only) or save $$ and purchase both of the month’s classes for only $25.
Beginner Poi products can be purchased from the vendor of your choice. (Fuzzy Practice Poi — it won’t hurt you when you make a mistake!)
Check out our Class Schedule HERE!
last updated 7-24-2014