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The NYC Bellydance Meetup is the place to go for Middle Eastern dance enthusiasts. Whether you're a new student, hobbyist, or a professional, post any event you are psyched about here and let your shimmy sisters and brothers know about it.

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SharQui® — the Bellydance Workout

Bellydance America

• What we'll do Shimmy your way to a stronger, more confident body in this 60-minute revolutionary workout taking the U.S. by storm!! SharQui® — is great for anyone of any age or skill level. This unique bellydance format is fun and easy to follow—automatically improving your posture, slimming hips and legs, defining the waist, increasing upper body strength, and burning more than 350 calories per hour! Sundays 3pm | Fridays 7pm at Bellydance America 265 West 37th Street & Eighth Ave, Suite 206, NYC $15 drop-in | Class Packages available at https://www.bloodontheveil.com/tandava-arts/classes-workshops/ • What to bring Please wear comfortable clothes. A cropped or fitted top is preferred so you can see upper-body movements more clearly. • Important to know This is an open-level class, great for beginners, with advanced layering options for more experienced dancers. Be ready to sweat!!

Basic Bellydance Technique & Choreography

Bellydance America

$15.00

Explore Egyptian-style technique as you learn a complete bellydance choreography that can be performed for friends and family, as a solo or in a group. Each move is broken down to make it easy to do, and handouts, videos, and other instructional materials are provided so you can practice at home. Performance opportunities will be given to students who successfully complete each choreography! Sundays 3pm at Bellydance America 265 West 37th Street & Eighth Ave, Suite 206, NYC $15 drop-in | Class Packages available at https://www.bloodontheveil.com/tandava-arts/classes-workshops/ • What to bring Please wear comfortable clothes. A cropped or fitted top is preferred so you can see upper-body movements more clearly. We dance barefoot or with dance slippers. No sneakers, please. • Important to know This is a basic level class, providing technique fundamentals. Layering options are added for more experienced dancers.

Intro to Bellydance with Props

Bellydance America

• What we'll do Explore the Magical World of Bellydance Props!! Study strong, "juicy" Egyptian-based bellydance technique in this open-level class as you learn to incorporate many exciting and beautiful bellydance props such as: Finger Cymbals (Zills/Sagat) Veil Fan Veil Fan Wings Candles Cane Sword In the Fall of 2018 we are focusing on fan veils, learning how to create dramatic swirls and flutters with this unusual prop. Mondays at 8pm at Bellydance America 265 West 37th Street & Eighth Ave, Suite 206, NYC $15 drop-in | Class Packages available at https://www.bloodontheveil.com/tandava-arts/classes-workshops/ • What to bring Please wear comfortable clothes. A cropped or fitted top is preferred so you can see upper-body movements more clearly. No hip scarf or fan veil? No worries! We have props and and hip scarves for loan or sale to all students. • Important to know This is an open-level class, great for beginners, with advanced layering options for more experienced dancers.

SharQui® — the Bellydance Workout

Bellydance America

• What we'll do Shimmy your way to a stronger, more confident body in this 60-minute revolutionary workout taking the U.S. by storm!! SharQui® — is great for anyone of any age or skill level. This unique bellydance format is fun and easy to follow—automatically improving your posture, slimming hips and legs, defining the waist, increasing upper body strength, and burning more than 350 calories per hour! Sundays 3pm | Fridays 7pm at Bellydance America 265 West 37th Street & Eighth Ave, Suite 206, NYC $15 drop-in | Class Packages available at https://www.bloodontheveil.com/tandava-arts/classes-workshops/ • What to bring Please wear comfortable clothes. A cropped or fitted top is preferred so you can see upper-body movements more clearly. • Important to know This is an open-level class, great for beginners, with advanced layering options for more experienced dancers. Be ready to sweat!!

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Intro to Bellydance with Props

Bellydance America

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