WHAT: If you have always dreamed of belly dancing, or want a fun and exciting way to get active and meet new people, this courses are the perfect place to take that first step!
We put great effort into creating a curriculum and atmosphere here at Bellyqueen for the first-time adult dancer! We know this exceptional program will ignite your passion for dance.
This course runs for 5 consecutive weeks and will build on from the week before.
Students will learn basic dance vocabulary and steps from the Bellyqueen Bastet curriculum. Proper warm-up techniques and dance history are also covered.
Learn bellydance step by step with other absolute beginner adults in a nurturing environment with Bellyqueen instructor Maki Moves. No previous dance experience necessary.
Tuesdays 12.15-1.15pm July 21–August 18
Registration ends 15 minutes before session begins
You will be emailed a Zoom link 10 minutes beforehand
COST: Sliding scale pay what you can
$50, $75, $100
ABOUT THE TEACHER:
Maki Moves is a dancer and performing artist who relocated to New York city in 2012 from Nagoya, Japan. She has a background in hip hop, Cuban Salsa, Reggaeton, Egyptian belly dance and Tribal Fusion. She is one of the principal dancers and instructors of Sahara Layla from the Hermes Dance Company and has trained in the Bellyqueen style since 2005. Maki Moves has performed in NYC, Japan, Australia and Thailand and has taken respected Teacher Training programs led by Tamalyn Dallal and Bellyqueen. She was a competition winner with Bellydance Evolution in Sydney, Australia and was selected as the very first belly dance choreographer to be showcased at the prestigious 2014 7th Annual Choreographer’s Canvas in NYC. www.makimoves.com