Intermediate Belly Dance Classes - Woodstock, New York
WHEN:Wednesday - 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Weekly On-Going Classes
WHERE:Ed Dempsey Tattoo Studio
92 Mill Hill Road
Woodstock, NY 12498
PRICE:$50 - 4-class card - good for 2 months from date of purchase
$15 - Drop-In
Class Description - Intermediate Level Belly Dance
Advanced Beginner through Intermediate
This class will incorporate dance specific warm-up and stretches, strengthening exercises, belly dance technique drills and dance movement vocabulary along with dance combinations and follow-along improvisation, to give students a full understanding of how to combine belly dance moves and use them in various contexts, as well as musicality and expression.
Technique and combinations will be geared towards the level of dancers present. Modifications for beginner and advanced level dancers will be given as needed.
Finger cymbal technique will also be covered in this class as appropriate to student level.
Lecture material will be presented in every class, in context of the dance material being presented that week. Topics will include various styles of belly dance, music theory, rhythms, finger cymbal theory, history of belly dance in the US, teachers and dancers who have influenced belly dance as it is performed in the US today.
It is recommended that students have a minimum of one year of beginner bellydance classes before entering the mixed level class.
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