NEW! Raks Sharki (Belly Dance) classes With Shadia!


Raks Sharki (Belly Dance) Class

Beginner Level: 

Wednesdays: 6.00-7.00 pm

Session I starts: March 5, 12, 19, 26- April 2, 9, 16, 23

Will build a solid foundation in “Raks Sharki” (Belly Dance) through good form, knowledge of music, and movement. Class will end with impromptu dance from   steps learned in class but more importantly for the joy of dancing! Elements of the roots of BD will be included in each class.

Bring 3 yard chiffon veil.

Coast: $120/ Session

Register for Beginner Level HERE

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Intermediate Level: 

Wednesdays: 7.15-.8.45 pm

Session I starts: March 5, 12, 19, 26- April 2, 9, 16, 23

Review of foundation movements starts each class and then we will move onto putting a dance together (either a loosely structured routine or choreography). Introduction of Arabic rhythms and sagat (finger cymbals) will be introduced.  Elements of the roots of BD will be included in each class.

Bring finger cymbals and 3 yd.  Chiffon veil .1.5 hours

Coast: $180/ Session

Register for Intermediate Level HERE

Shadia Tohme Biography:

SHADIA has enjoyed a celebrated 40 year career teaching and performing dance in professional settings throughout United States, Canada, South America and Central America. Shadia’s popularity with diverse audiences of Middle Eastern descent comes from her strong foundation and expertise in both folkloric and classical training. ~ Phasing out her dance classes by 2015 so that she can expand on her new online boutique, Shadiacostumedesign.com, these classes present a valuable opportunity to study with an international beloved artist.

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