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Beginners Basics – Wednesday (7-8pm)

 

Students will learn foundation steps and technique, while combining, linking, and transitioning steps to create a simple choreography; as well as exercise practice drills  designed to develop core strength and flexibility.  Students will be provided with notes, music for practice and access to links for YouTube video for all classes.

Cost:  $55.00 per six week session or $15.00 per lesson

Schedule:  September 4, 11, 18, 25; October 2, 9>>16

Please note:  Due to unforeseen circumstances, the October 9 lesson was cancelled and re-scheduled for October 16.

Beginner Class (continuation)

Students will continue learning/reviewing foundation steps and technique, and learn a choreography utilizing these steps, combinations, and patterns.  (To view an actual performance of the choreography, please see  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnATh712xBs )

Cost:  $50 (five-week session) or $15.00 per lesson

Schedule:  October 23, 30; November 6, 13, 20

 
 
Sword Choreography (*limited) – Wednesday  (6-7 pm)

 

Dancing with a sword… students will learn an impressive, powerful choreography incorporating skillful and controlled isolation movements while balancing a sword on the head.

Note:  This class is *limited to students who have successfully completed a six-week session of Beginner Basics.  In addition, the choreography is designed for an even number of dancers…(eight is preferable).  Please contact Gypsy to inquire about requirements for acceptance into this class.

For more tips and helpful information regarding “Belly Dancing with a Sword”, please visit –   http://www.shira.net/technique/tips-sword.htm

Cost:  $55.00 for 6 weeks or $15.00 per lesson

Schedule: September 4, 11, 18, 25; October 2, 9>>16

Please note:  Due to unforeseen circumstances, the October 9 lesson was cancelled and re-scheduled for October 16.

Sword Choreography class will continue through November 20.

Cost:  $50.00 (five-week session) or $15.00 per lesson

Schedule:  October 23, 30; November 6, 13, 20

 

 

 

Studio Location:  Suite 703/DataMax Building, 711 Coliseum Plaza Court, Winston Salem, NC 27106

Classes begin promptly, so please be on time.  The first 15 minutes will be spent stretching and warming up.  For class you will need comfortable exercise clothing such as yoga pants and crop/bra top or even shorts and tee shirts are fine, and a hip scarf or sash with fringe, tassels or better yet, coins (to accentuate your hip movements).  Bare feet are recommended, although soft ballet slippers are fine.

*Please inquire about specific guidelines for requirements and approval for class level upgrades.
**Discounted fee is non-refundable and is not transferable toward subsequent sessions in the event of missed classes.

PLEASE NOTE:  Classes cancelled due to inclement weather will be re-scheduled.  Contact Paula for date and time.   Due to space restriction please do not bring small children to class.

Make checks payable to Paula Reid Stump and mail to:

Paula R. Stump, Raks Sharki Oriental Dance, 2565 Woodberry Drive, Winston Salem, NC 27106
To register by phone or for questions call 777-1077 or 721-1066 … or  email:  paula@prstumpstuff.com

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