What’s it all about?
Belly dance is a captivating dance with influences from the Middle-East. It’s not only enjoyable and extremely fun, but also helps you to keep fit and become more conscious about your femininity and sensuality, which gives you a blast in confidence and grace.
Everyone can practice it, no matter the age, physical condition, religion… Let’s get seduced by the dance!
What will we cover?
We’ll cover the basics of one of the most ancient and traditional forms of belly dance, baladi. You’ll learn a bit about the history of belly dance and an introduction to this mystic and beautiful dance, including the different styles apart from baladi, such as folklore and tribal.
Before starting to practice the basics of belly dancing, we will warm-up and you will learn the correct posture, which is a must. We will also cover some of the most significant moves: drops, circles, eights, shimmies and the undulating movement of arms.
Note: The dance is practiced barefoot but you can bring sneakers or comfortable footwear. It is preferable to wear comfortable clothes. If you have a coin belt bring it because provides excellent feedback and looks and sounds amazing!
Who will be teaching?
Noemi has been studying, practicing and performing belly dance for the last eight years, with Sandra González in Las Palmas de GC (Spain), being a remarkable member of her professional group (Kalima Bellydance). Noemi has taken master classes with international and prestigious teachers, such as Virginia, Ansuya and Mardi Love among others.
“We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” F. Nietzsche.