You too can learn to belly dance!
We offer classic belly dance, tribal belly dance , and fusion belly dance classes, plus kids’ bellydance, and dance workshops in Turkish style, sword dance, veil, step combinations, and more! Haven’t you always wanted to belly dance? Teachers Sabine Souzana, and Zahia Izzah can show you how. Also check our Special Events page for belly dance workshops!
Tribal Belly dance with Sabine of Tribalation!
Tribal Belly dance is a fun, energetic dance that fuses traditional Middle Eastern dance movements with a little flamenco, African, Indian, and other influences, within an improvisational group format that is fun and empowering! More information here. New classes start about every 6 weeks!
KIDS’ belly dance: kids aged 4-12 learn posture, combinations, rhythms, and more. Wednesdays 4-5pm, studio A. $40/4 weeks. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beginner level 1 Tribal Belly Dance with Sabine Mondays 5:30-6:40pm, 6 weeks/$65. NEW SESSION STARTS approximately every 6 weeks!
Level 2 & 2.5 tribal belly dance with Sabine Mondays 6:50-8:00pm, 12 weeks, each 6 week session is $65.
Level 3 & 3.5 tribal belly dance (Intermediate) Mondays 8:10pm-9:20pm. Email email@example.com for details. Occasional studio performance opportunities. 12 weeks; each 6 week session is $65. or ask about a 10-class card.
Level 4 & 5 tribal belly dance with Sabine (Intermediate/Advanced) Wednesdays 7-8:10pm. Student performance opportunities for troupe “Sister Celebration.”
Student Performance troupe “Azhaar” (by invitation from level 4 class) Wednesdays 8:20-9:30pm
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up or for more information.
All 6-week sessions with Sabine & Tribalation! are $65 per 6 week session, or $13 per class drop in (space allowing), or buy a 10- class card for level 2 & up ($110/10 classes). Pre-registration required for beginner sessions. New sessions start approximately every 6 weeks. Email email@example.com to sign up or for more information, or call 541-206-4152.
Souzana has over 12 years of continuous teaching experience and has taught belly dance to hundreds of women (and a few men) of all shapes, sizes, and ages 2- 82! Beginning classes are designed to teach students the skills necessary to develop the strength, posture, muscle awareness, and mind-body connection to learn the art of belly dancing! You will learn FUNdamental movements that include isolations, basic steps, turns, shimmies and arm positions.
Beginner Belly Dance! Wednesdays 7-8pm, studio B. Total Beginner Belly Dance is offered 4 times a year/once a quarter in Jan, April, July, and Oct. Total Beginner is perfect for those who are brand new to dance or for those who like a pace that’s a little more relaxed. In the FUNdamentals classes you’ll continue to work on FUNdamental belly dance moves in a fun and supportive atmosphere and will also be introduced to playing finger cymbals and dancing with a three-yard veil. This is great for anyone wanting a review of the basics or learning for the very first time.
– Intermediate Belly Dance, Wednesdays at Celebration Studio,5:45-6:45pm (A side), $40 a month for 4-classes or $12 drop-in.
This intermediate classes will push you beyond the basics and into more challenging, complex body movement that require greater control and coordination. In this class you will continue exploring finger cymbal technique and patterns, work on identifying and dancing to various rhythms, additional FUNdamental dance technique, layering concepts, turns, and spins, transitions, combos, and choreography in this ongoing class. Occasional performance opportunities may be available.
– Benu Rising Performing Troupe Rehearsal (Tuesdays). This time is set aside for performing troupe members who need extra instruction or rehearsal time or to prepare for upcoming performances. Must be a member of student troupe to attend. Ask me for details.
Contact Souzana at firstname.lastname@example.org for other class offerings, to find out about her student troupe, and special workshops! Need extra help or one-on-one attention? Ask Souzana about private lessons.