Genie in a Bottle Performance Project w/ Gabriela

Monday, October 18, 2021

WHAT: Immerse yourself in a magical story through dance. What do you desire? What do you wish for? Perhaps the genie in a bottle will grant your wish and make it come true.

You will have an option to participate in a collaborative performance video which will be premiered at the “Wish List” Bellyqueen School Winter Showcase on Saturday December 11th 4-6pm ET 2021.

Recordings of the class will be available for dancers that are unable to make it to the live session.

WHEN: October 18th – November 15th
Mondays 9-10 pm ET

Sliding scale pay what you can afford
$85, $100, $115

Includes a complimentary ticket to the showcase, the cost of video editing and personal feedback of a progress video submitted half-way through the course.

If you want to attend and not perform, please contact us for a different rate.

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Registration ends 15 minutes before the first class. A Zoom link will be sent out 10 minutes beforehand.

WHO: Gabriela Figueroa’s journey with belly dance began 7 years ago as a self-taught dancer. She began her formal instruction with Natalie el Ghoul; a contemporary dancer and choreographer at La Fábrica in Guayaquil, Ecuador. At La Fabrica Gabriela discovered her passion for Middle Eastern dance and continued her studies in Quito, Ecuador at Frente de Danza Independiente with Carolina Cruz, a professional dancer and certified somatic teacher where she learned how to view movements from the inside.Gabriela teaches belly dance regularly in the New Jersey area focusing her class on creating community and integrating body and mind through dance.
In 2015 Gabriela became a member of Natalia Nazario’s Raks Al Zahra troupe. In 2018, Gabriela took the Bellyqueen Teacher Training Course led by Kaeshi Chai. She continues to grow and improve each day by regularly studying with many renowned teachers.