Wednesdays 8:00-10:00 pm
Technique and Performance Skills- This two hour class is a multi level class geared towards belly dancers with some class experience that want to brush up on and drill all the basics (and some “not so basic”). We will work on the foundations of belly dance; posture, arms and hands, steps, spins and turns, shimmies traveling and isolations. Bring your sagat or zills! We will also
further develop your dance vocabulary and technique while refining your lines, movements, transitions, musicality, expression and understanding of this beautiful art. Different parts of a dance show will be explored and props will also be covered over different sessions. Class format will include warm-up and conditioning, arms, sagat drill, stationary drills, across the floor, improvisation follow and cool down. We incorporate video critiques each session. Technique and Performance Skills Belly Dance is not for novice dancers. You will be expected to practice at home and do homework. Instructor permission required.
Each session we have a different focus. Winter session focusing on drum solos, show prep and developing a home practice
This 13 week session is $390 with payment options on the website and in person. Cash check or charge.
If you miss a class during the session, Samira has other classes you can do make ups in during the session.