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Explore Our May Line-Up: Classes and Events at the Studio!

Updated: May 12

Greetings dancers and friends! We're excited to be performing this Saturday, April 27th at Art All Night! Our set is at 6:30PM. Come see us perform at this free event. This year Art All Night is at Crucible Building at 3011 Smallman Street. We have an updated schedule for the end of April and into May. We also have early bird specials for the Monday - Belly Dance Core Fusion Class and the NEW Fusion Choreography Session on Wednesdays!


Join us for a special Wellness Workshop day this Sunday the 28th including Joyful Belly Dance at 1:00PM and Resetting your Intentions Yoga Workshop at 2:30PM. We're incredibly excited to have Morgiana back to teach her Goblet Dancing Workshop on May 19th at 1:00PM. See all the details below:



Goblet Dancing 101 with Morgiana

Sunday, May 19th

1:00PM - 2:30PM

Cost: $35




Add a touch of flair to your dance repertoire by mastering the art of dancing with goblets. Instructor Morgiana will kick off the workshop with a brief exploration of the history behind this unique style, along with invaluable tips on selecting the right goblets for your comfort and safety, and how to heighten audience anticipation during your performance. We'll then dive into a series of warm-up exercises focusing on isolation and balance techniques both on and off the goblets. The session will culminate in a concise choreography that's accessible to all skill levels. Don't forget to bring along water, a notepad or smartphone for jotting down notes, and a small rug or towel for added comfort. To ensure a seamless experience, participants are encouraged to pre-register so we can accommodate everyone with ample goblets. No refunds unless workshop is canceled by instructor.




Monday Classes


Belly Dance Core Fusion (Hybrid Class)

May 6 - June 17, 2024 (no class on Memorial Day - May 27th)

7:00PM-8:00PM

Early Bird $10 off if purchased by April 30th

$85 for 6 classes ($95 after 4/30)/$20 drop-in



Enjoy this fitness fusion class! This class is great for students new to belly dance, those looking for a low impact workout, and individuals aiming to strengthen their technique. Class starts with a mat based warm-up focusing on core strengthening, then moves into belly dance technique and combinations. Belly dance movements will integrate core strengthening and toning. We'll work with these combinations into a short dance routine. Class ends with a relaxing stretch. This is an all levels class. Zoom link will be sent after registration. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor.




Wednesday Classes


Belly Dance Basics

May 1 - May 29, 2024

7:00-7:55PM

$80 for 5 week session

$20 drop-in



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, and short combinations. History and styles of belly dance will be discussed. 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. Wear comfortable clothes such as yoga pants and a t-shirt and bring a water bottle. No refunds unless session is canceled by instructor. Opportunities to make up missed classes will be available! Cash, check, credit card or PayPal accepted.


Belly Dance Fusion Choreography to Bounce by Solace

9 Week Series

May 1 - June 26, 2024

Wednesdays 8:00-9:00PM

Early Bird Special $115 ($20 off) purchased by April 30th/$135 afterwards

 




Students will delve into mastering an original belly dance choreography set to the captivating beats of Solace's "Bounce"! This fusion choreography integrates serpentine moves with long lines and an earthy presentation.  Learn how to execute seamless transitions, expressive dance movements, stagecraft finesse, and synchronized formations. Participants will refine their skills and elevate their performance abilities. Each class begins with an invigorating cardio warm-up and concludes with a soothing yoga cooldown. Attire suggestions include comfortable yoga pants and a breathable t-shirt, while staying hydrated with a water bottle is advised. Please note, refunds are only available in the event of instructor-led cancellations. However, provisions for makeup classes will be arranged for missed classes.


Thursday Classes


Fusion Belly Dance Fundamentals

May 9 - May 30, 2024

6:30PM -7:30PM

Cost: $65 for series/$20 Drop-in



Fusion belly dance is known for its uplifted posture, beautiful arm work, ooey gooey moves, and earthy presentation. In this session you’ll learn the fundamental technique, dance vocabulary for synchronized group improvisation, belly dance combinations, and an introduction to finger cymbals. Each class starts with a conditioning warm-up and ends with a yoga cool down. This session is designed for mixed levels. Can’t wait to dance with you! No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor.


Gentle Yoga

May 9 - May 30, 2024

7:35PM-8:30PM

Cost: $65 for series/$20 Drop-in




Enjoy a gentle flow style class. This class includes range of motion exercises, 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. No refunds unless class is canceled by instructor.


Saturday Classes


Belly Dance Basics 3 Week Session

May 4- May 18 2024

11:00AM-11:55AM

$50 for 3 week series/$20 regular Drop-in price




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, and short combinations. History and styles of belly dance will be discussed. 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. Wear comfortable clothes such as yoga pants and a t-shirt and bring a water bottle. No refunds unless session is canceled by instructor. Opportunities to make up missed classes will be available! Cash, check, credit card or PayPal accepted.











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