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can....AUDIT A CLASS
ANYONE is welcome to audit a class at no charge. Just
or come to a class and introduce yourself.
ABOUT THE CLASSES: In class you'll learn traditional
dance technique, hear fabulous pop & ancient Middle
Eastern music... and while your hips are shimmying you'll
start to understand the rich history of Middle Eastern
Most importantly you'll have fun & get fit in a friendly,
Anyone is welcome to audit a class for free...you'll soon
realize why this dance has been enjoyed by thousands of
women over thousands of years...
WHY DETROIT BELLYDANCE? Belly Dance is low-impact,
but tones the whole body.. You don't need prior dance
Here you'll learn basic Arabic dance technique, layering,
combinations, choreographs and gain skills to design
solo dances to develop your own style. Lana also
provides student become professional dancers.
Whether you are doing it just for fun or something more,
we take class seriously, but the class is always tone is
She breaks down moves so that everyone can
understand them - and takes time assist each student.
PRIVATE CLASSES FOR SMALLER GROUPS OR
If you're interested in individual private lessons, or to
host a Belly Dance party where friends can learn the
dance, email firstname.lastname@example.org
WHO CAN DO IT? Anyone! Belly Dance, known as Raks
Sharqi or Middle Eastern Dance, can be learned at any
age. Students of Detroit Bellydance have ranged from
ages 5 to 92 years old. What's even more beautiful isyou
can be any size or shape. Curvy women are celebrated in
I tell new students "give me three weeks and your hips
will be moving like you never imagined possible!"
WHAT TO WEAR: Be comfortable. Stretch pants, yoga
pants, shorts, etc. Wear something you enjoy, even long
skirts! Shirts can be tank tops,cholis, etc. For your feet:
barefoot, flexible sandals, dance shoes orballet slippers.
Gym shoes aren't the best because they're heavy and
clunky and this, afterall, is a feminine dance!
* Want to learn the tips to being a
professional dancer? Call Lana
for private session that's
everything about the business.
|610 p.m. Intermediate
7:15 p.m. Beginners
Birmingham Community House
380 S. Bates, Birmingham.
|"Best Dance Troop." - Real Detroit Weekly
"A must see." - The Travel Channel
|RECENT /PAST SHOWS
6 p.m. Wednesdays
All Levels (seriously!)
West Bloomfield Activities Center
(Walnut Lake Road)