Helené Santa Cruz, CA
Where sensual meets spiritual in the graceful art of taqsim. Learn simple ways to create your own dance improvisation and enjoy the ecstasy of the moment. Dancers at all levels welcome—no previous experience necessary.
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Janetté Monterey, CA
Learn a fun and graceful veil choreography from a master dancer known for her elegant veil work and engaging teaching style!
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Flamenco Belly Dance Fusion
Crystal Silmi Madrid Spain
When two timeless art forms meet, the result is mesmerizing! Flamenco belly dance fusion combines the strength and fire of flamenco with the grace and power of belly dance. We will review technique for both dance forms and create a combo you can merge into your repertoire. Bring a full-length skirt! ¡Olé y yalla!
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Sword for ATS® and Troupe Dance
Petra Pino San Jose, CA
Explore the House of Inanna ATS ® sword dialect, dance moves, and ways to use them in conjunction with interesting formations to enhance the drama of your performance in any troupe style. No ATS® dance experience necessary! A few extra swords will be available to borrow.
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Egyptian Style Folkloric/Balady
Fatima Al Wahid Sacramento CA
Experience improvisation of Egyptian-style folkloric/balady combination movements to enhance your Dance!
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Engaging Floor Dance
*Setareh* San Jose & Boulder Creek, CA
Discover what makes floorwork so fascinating and explore a routine to incorporate into your dance — beautifully, safely, and adaptable to all levels of agility and personalized for your favorite style of belly dance.
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"Watch this Beauty" ~ Egyptian Sha'abi"
Basinah San Francisco, CA
Learn a traditional Egyptian sha'abi style choreography presenting the energetic, sassy dance of a beautiful village girl and her suitor as he attempts to win her attention. Song information and translation will be shared.
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Photo: Rachel Duff