Belly Dance Classes with Shining!

 Portland Classes 2018 

FUNDAMENTALS OF RAQS SHARQI  (All Levels) Postponed, contact Shining directly if you are interested in this subject:

Wednesdays 6:30-8pm
Evening Star Studio (Studio EP)
1847 East Burnside St, Suite #111A Portland, Oregon 97214
$70/6 Week Session or $15 Drop In
(Register w/ Paypal HERE)

Get acquainted with the core concepts of Egyptian Belly Dance though posture, musicality, fundamental movement technique and dance history. This class will include periodic Research Labs to give you access to hard-to-find educational materials.

THE THEORY OF VISUAL INTEREST (All Levels) Jan 4th-Feb 22nd

Thursdays 6:15-7:15
Odd Fellows Lodge
4834 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97203
$100/8 Week Session or $15/Drop In
(Register w/ Paypal HERE)

We will explore concepts in movement, attitude, attention and projection aimed to giving dancers of any style or experience level, tools to create more interesting dance through Creative Variations.

What to wear?

Please wear comfortable, close fitting clothing and a hipscarf or belt. Pants or Leggings and a tee-shirt or tank top are excellent, so Shining can see and correct your posture easily. Shoes are not necessary, but if you need arch support many dance supply stores carry specialty jazz or ballet slippers. Notes will be provided but you may want to bring a pen and paper to add information to your handout after class.  Drinking water is available at the studio or you may bring your own.