8 Week Belly Dance Series: Technique based on Suhaila & Jamila Format!
Date(s) - 01/23/2020
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Morgan Fay Belly Dance
Start 2020 with this awesome 8 week introduction to belly dance technique based on Suhaila & Jamila Salimpour Formats at Studio Datura!
About this Event:
This 8 week series package includes BOTH Suhaila & Jamila Format classes for $160 total:
1. Technique Intro: Based on Suhaila Salimpour Format (Thursdays 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Jan. 9th – Feb. 27th):
Start 2020 with a power packed introduction to Suhaila Salimpour technique! This 8 week introductory series will give you the tools to execute powerful, muscular driven isolations, crisp locks, and teach you Salimpour nomenclature, a clear and precise vocabulary for belly dance movements. Classes are structured on the Suhaila Salimpour format and include power packed warm ups, technique focus, vocabulary, and more. Your instructors, Elinore Eaton and Morgan Fay, are both Suhaila Level 2 and Jamila Level 2 certified and are pursuing their Suhaila Salimpour format teaching certification.
Week 1: Singles Focus
Week 2: ¾ Focus
Week 3: Pelvic Lock Focus
Week 4: Interior Hip Square Focus
Week 5: Interior/Exterior Hip Circle Focus
Week 6: Vertical Figure 8 Focus
Week 7: Horizontal Figure 8 Focus
Week 8: Twist Focus
2. Jamila Style Intro (Thursdays 7:30 – 8:30 pm Jan. 9th – Feb. 27th)
Curious about Jamila Salimpour Format? Want to dive deep into West Coast belly dance history? Want to learn more about the relationship between Jamila’s vocabulary, American Tribal Style®, Datura Style, and Fusion belly dance? This 8 Week series is an introduction to Jamila Salimpour vocabulary, a comprehensive catalogued collection of steps and movements organized in step families and from Suhaila Salimpour technique and nomenclature. The Jamila Salimpour format is a thriving and globally used stylization of belly dance. Your instructors, Elinore Eaton and Morgan Fay, are both Suhaila Level 2 and Jamila Level 2 certified and are pursuing their Suhaila Salimpour format teaching certification. Please bring your finger cymbals for this class!
Week 1: Basic Egyptian Family Focus
Week 2: Basic Egyptian Family Review & Drills
Week 3: Taqsim Family Focus
Week 4: Taqsim Family Review & Drills
Week 5: Shimmy Family Focus
Week 6: Shimmy Family Review & Drills
Week 7: Arabic Family Focus
Week 8: Arabic Family Review & Drills