Release with both full range of motion, with the continuous play of class music from around the world. A time to dance freely in our supportive and judgement free learning environment. Focus will be placed on comfortable and smooth transitions through movement and expression.
This class is beginner friendly, centering, and strengthening; with strong, intentional, and well defined movements. These belly dance classes are offered by an experienced instructor, who has 15+ plus years experience teaching and performing. Students will be introduced to dance combinations that transcend styles found in American Belly Dance, Raks Sharki, and North African dances. Each class offers traditional movements to the ancient rhythms and melodies that transcend time and culture. Emphasis will be placed on body mechanics, muscle memory, and expression, in order to reinforce good movement practices.
Appropriate class attire: Students are encouraged to dress in yoga or sweat pants/t-shirt or tank top and bring water. No shoes, unless they are flat soled dance shoes. Bare feet are recommended. (3 classes)
Dates: Thursdays March 2, 9, 16 7:15-8:15
Instructor: Whitney Irwin
Register at: http://www.hitchcockacademy.org/winter-classes-for-adults-and-youth/belly-dancing-with-attention-32