It's an exciting time at the studio. We're thrilled to announce our first in person show in over 2 years. This also marks the 3 year Anniversary of the studio! I'm incredibly grateful for all the support I've received for the studio. Please join us April 10th, 6:00PM at the Wilkins Community Center in Regent Square located at 7604 Charleston Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218. See details below about the show as well as our class schedule (Class passes at the bottom of the page as well as individual sessions):
Studio Recital - April 10th
Doors open at 6:00PM
Wilkins Community Center - 7604 Charleston Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218.
Enjoy an evening of belly dance performances by the studio's talented students and special guests. Prepare to be entertained! We're pulling out all the stops! We'll also have a special mini salsa lesson during intermission by the talented Linda Danza.
Cost of the show is $15. Children under 12 are free! Please register in advance. To keep all members of our community safe, we request audience members wear masks. Some performers will be performing without masks, but will be taking a covid test the day of the show. We are grateful for your support.
Monday Classes (No Classes April 25th)
Belly Dance Fitness
Have fun in this upbeat dance fitness class. You'll bring your skills to the next level in this this class! We'll start with a conditioning mat based warm-up, move into a shimmy drill, high energy combinations, and finish with a yoga cool down. Learn belly dance technique, mechanics, and sequences to build skills. This class is good for all levels. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. All three weeks are only $45.
Belly Dance Choreography
(April 4th is a rehearsal. New students may drop in on April 11th and April 18th)
Have fun learning an original choreography. Technique used in the choreography will be drilled along with transitions, dance expression, stagecraft, and dancing in formations. Class starts with a cardio warm-up and ends with a yoga cool down. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. All 3 Weeks are only $45.
3 Monday Classes in April - $45
6 Monday Classes in April - $90
Tuesday Online Classes
Level 1 Belly Dance (Zoom Class)
Join in on the fun and belly dance with us! Learn the fundamentals of classic belly dance style while enjoying an engaging movement experience. Each class you will be introduced to basic isolations, steps, combinations, and short routines. Discussion of history and styles of belly dance will be referenced. This class is perfect for beginners or those wishing to refine their technique. Class starts with a cardio warm-up and ends with a yoga cool down. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. Class passes at the bottom of the page.
Belly Dance Level 2/Datura Style (Zoom Class)
Belly Dance Level 2 builds on material learned in previous classes. Students will learn more complex belly dance technique including Datura Style Belly Dance (https://www.rachelbrice.com/what-is-datura-style). Combinations will be drilled along with transitions, dance expression, and stagecraft. Class starts with a cardio warm-up and ends with a yoga cool down. 1 Year of belly dance classes is recommended. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. Class passes at the bottom of the page.
Datura Style Improvisation
In this class you'll learn this unique and beautiful fusion belly dance style. Datura Style is a the brain child of Rachel Brice. This class will include learning Datura steps, cues, and formations. This is an intermediate level class. 2 years of belly dance is recommended. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. (Class passes at the bottom of the page)
Belly Dance Fundamentals
New Session Starts April 24th
4/24/22 - 5/22/22
$75 for all 5 weeks/$18 drop-in
Belly Dance Fundamentals focuses on belly dance technique, learning new dance vocabulary, an introduction to finger cymbals, combinations, and musicality. Each class starts with a conditioning warm-up and ends with a yoga cool down. This is a mixed levels class. Can’t wait to dance with you!No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor. Drop-ins Welcome!
5 week session
Mindful Flow Yoga Workshop
Sunday, April 24th at 5:30PM
Enjoy a gentle vinyasa flow style class. This workshop includes energizing sun salutes, a variety of standing poses, long stretches, breath work and relaxation. Awareness will be brought to breath and intention throughout the practice. We'll end with a body scan to deeply relax. This class is suitable for all levels. Students should bring their own mats.
Class passes may be mixed and matched for all classes (including special sessions). Students who purchase a session can make up missed classes. Passes must be used in the month of purchase. Make-up classes are not transferable and must be used within the same month. No refunds on class pass purchases. Prices and registration below:
4 Class Pass - $60
8 Class Pass - $110
12 Class Pass / 3 classes per week - $145
Unlimited Classes (monthly) - $180