Courses

Underway

Project Groove
  • Oct. 9, 2018–Dec. 18, 2018

Project Groove is an advanced rotating tribal fusion ensemble class that runs 11 weeks three times per year. Each Project will focus on advanced techniques and choreography as well as dance concepts that are a unconventional and push the creativity of the dancers. Each Project comes with a target performance ...

Modern Belly Dance: Basic Moves
  • Oct. 21, 2018–Dec. 18, 2018
  • 2 groups:
    • Sunday
    • Tuesday

Contemporary Belly Dance is a more modern style that begins with the foundation movements of Middle-Eastern dance and blends with it other cultural and interpretive dance forms to create something altogether different and "now." In our "Basic Moves" class, you'll learn the fundamental movements used in this style of dance ...

Modern Belly Dance: Beginner Choreography
  • Oct. 21, 2018–Dec. 16, 2018

You will learn to more complex techniques and moves and apply them to choreography. During your time in Beginning Props & Choreography, you will learn how to dance with finger cymbals, and work with your skirt as a prop. While strictly voluntary, opportunities to perform will be offered. ? Prerequisite: ...

Modern Belly Dance: Intermediate Choreography
  • Oct. 21, 2018–Dec. 16, 2018

You will discover advanced concepts in contemporary belly dance such as layering movements, theatrical dance, performance skills, and more advanced prop work including sword work. Opportunities to perform will be offered. Prerequisite: You may enter this class after one year of Contemporary Belly Dance: Beginning Choreography, including one session each ...

Belly Dance Drills & Skills
  • Oct. 23, 2018–Dec. 18, 2018

All drills all the time! Christina will focus on a specific movement family, whether it be a shape, a direction, a body part, or any combination of the above and we'll drill, drill, drill to hone and fix technique and create neural pathways through repetition of movement that will lead ...

Classic Style Belly Dance Fundamentals
  • Oct. 24, 2018–Dec. 12, 2018

Classic Style Belly Dance is one of the most common styles of belly dance performed in the USA. It uses Egyptian, Turkish, Lebanese and even Greek belly dance elements with American dance style influences. In this course, you will work on the fundamental movements of belly dance, drill technique, and ...

Classic Belly Dance Intermediate Choreography and Technique
  • Oct. 24, 2018–Dec. 12, 2018

In this class you will build on fundamental belly dance techniques, adding layers and styling. You will work on combinations, choreography and performance techniques as well as musicality. While strictly voluntary, opportunities to perform will be offered. ?Intermediate & advanced intermediate levels. ?Promotion to this class is by instructor invitation.

La Groove Fatale
  • Oct. 29, 2018–Dec. 17, 2018

Eastern Groove's studio fusion troupe, La Groove Fatale, is a dedicated group of dancers who will consistently strive to dance outside the box, working also on their performance skills, innovative movement and ideas, musical interpretation, and theatricality. Students in this class are required to perform at studio shows, local community ...