Classes

Level Location Day/Time Book
Beg/Int Somerton Court, Darley Private Studio Tuesday 10.30am-12.00pm (commence 5th Oct – 14th Dec)      NO CLASS  12th OCT

WEEKLY CLASS PAYMENT DUE TO COVID RESTRICTION CONSTRAINTS

10 week course $20 per session
Term payment ($200)
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Casual per class ($20)
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Beginners ZOOM Class TBA $10 per sessionBuy Now Button
Intermediate ZOOM class TBA
Beg/Int Somerton Crt, Darley; Bacchus Marsh Monday 7.30pm – 9.00pm (4th Oct – 13th Dec)  NO CLASS 13th October 10 week course $20 per session

Term Payment ($200)

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Casual per class ($20)

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Locations

SINCE COVID, my locations have reduced to Bacchus Marsh only at a private studio in Somerton Court Darley.  Current restrictions only allow 5 participants per class.

It is essential that you book with me & pay 1 week in advance to control class numbers to ensure participant health protocols.  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL PH: Deb 0402 410 292.  Only use the $20 ‘Buy Now’ buttons above for your chosen class.  Thank you.

Bacchus Marsh: Private Studio, Somerton Court, Darley (Bacchus Marsh)

Class Descriptions

Beginners/Intermediate: Each class starts with a 20 min warm-up followed by 40 mins of dance technique combinations and concludes with a 15 min cool-down.

As a beginner you will learn the following techniques:

  • Hip and chest slide
  • Hip, pelvic and chest circle
  • Hip flick variations and hip drops
  • Hip and shoulder shimmy
  • Hip – backward and forward 8s, horizontally and vertically
  • Transitions – how to move from one technique flawlessly to the next
  • Snake arms and wrist movements
  • Travelling movements ie grapevine and serpentine
  • Basic drills that can be practiced at home to any music

Intermediate/Advanced students need at least 6 to 12 months belly dance experience as they will be learning choreographies and technique drills created by me from the full Syllabus Levels 1 to 4.

Troupe/Int: Members of the Troupe class will learn Choreography and relative techniques which includes props such as Veil, Double Veil, Wings, Cane and Zills (finger cymbals).   You will also learn to identify different Arabic rhythms and how to relate this to your belly dance movement using either choreography drills or improvisation.

NB: Intermediate/Advanced students need at least 6 to 12 months belly dance experience as they will be learning choreographies created by Deb from the full Syllabus Levels 1 to 4. It is preferred you come at 8pm to warm up while beginners are cooling down.