Bellydance 1

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Mondays 6:15-7:15pm

Beginner |  Technique, Music, & History
Stylization: Classic
Teacher: Carly Fischer

Each class begins with a brief lecture on bellydance history and an introduction to one new Arabic rhythm, instrument, & classic song.  The teacher then breaks down techniques that illustrate an essential movement principle in bellydance (ex: figure 8s, undulations, shimmies, etc.).
This class is taught by Carly Fischer, a friendly and encouraging instructor, to start you on your bellydance journey!

*This class is a mandatory pre-requisite for all other classes with April Rose at Rose Movement Studio.

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
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Bellydance 2

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Tuesdays 7:30-8:30pm

Intermediate |  Combos & Technique
Stylization: Classic (Tribal & Oriental style)
Teacher: April Rose

Class begins with 15 minutes of fitness conditioning, technique drills, and basic finger cymbal practice, followed by 30 minutes of new movement instruction and combo building. We end each class by drilling Rose Movement’s Classic Bellydance combos (more advanced level 2 students have the option to add finger cymbal layers to the combos).

*Pre-requisites: Bellydance 1
Students must pass the Bellydance Level 1 Assessment in order to enroll.

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
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Bellydance 3

Wednesdays 7:30-8:30pm

Advanced | Choreography & Technique
Stylization: Fusion
Teacher: April Rose


Class begins with 20 minutes of fitness conditioning, technique drills, and across the floor finger cymbal practice, followed by 45 minutes of new movement instruction and choreography building.

*Pre-requisites: Bellydance 2
Students must complete at least 2 sessions of Bellydance 2 and pass the Level 2 Movement Assessment in order to enroll.

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
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Bellydance Church

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Sundays 10:45 am -11:45 am
All Levels (Beginner Friendly) |  Cardio & Fitness
Stylization: any
Teacher: Blair Logan


Bellydance Church offers you a space to jam out on lazy Sunday mornings, whether you're just jumping into bellydance, or you're a seasoned performer. This class drills the shimmies, undulations, and head sways that lure us into this exciting dance style--We review basic movements and add layers for an extra challenge, and all to a mix of modern music and classic bellydance tunes! This is a great way to get a decent weekend workout as well as continue on your bellydance regimen (or get into one)! No shoes required, dress comfortably and get ready to work it out!

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
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Improvisational Tribal Style (ITS)

Level 1: Tuesdays 6:15-7:15 pm
Level 2: Tuesdays 8:45-9:45 pm
Level 3: Wednesdays 6:15-7:15 pm
Level 4: Wednesdays 8:45-9:45 pm


Intermediate | Combos & Cued Improvisation
Stylization: UNMATA Format
Teacher: April Rose

A contemporary style of belly dance, ITS is a structured, improvisational dance form performed in a group. We learn short choreographies and “cues” for these movement sequences so that we can arrange them spontaneously, anywhere, to any music.

*Recommended pre-requisite: Bellydance 1
Students muss pass the ITS Level 1 Movement Assessment in order to enroll in ITS Level 2, and so on.

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
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Percussion Ensemble

Sundays 12:00 – 1:00 pm

All Levels | Percussion
Teacher: Lauren Checchio

Lauren Checchio welcomes percussionists to come learn exciting odd-meter rhythms, how to accompany bellydancers, and learn a drum ensemble composition.

Enrolled students will have the opportunity to perform with dancers at our annual show, Rosewater Review: Dreamscapes, November 17 & 18, 2017.

INSTRUMENTS:
Students should bring an instrument to class. Recommended percussion instruments include: doumbek, frame drum, finger cymbals, and riq. Djembe, Indian tabla, and didgeridoo are also welcome. 

If you need a drum, Lauren recommends visiting: http://larkinam.com/Drums.html & http://www.mid-east.com/Drums

For finger cymbals, Rose Movement Studio recommends www.saroyan.com (available for purchase at the studio).

REQUIRED PRIVATE LESSON:
*ALL enrolled students are required to book a one-hour private lesson with Lauren during the session. The private lesson will be focused on technique of your instrument and custom tailored exercises to help you become a better player, based on an assessment of where you are.

This Private Lesson will occur at Rose Movement Studio, following the Percussion Ensemble class, Sundays 1:15-2:15pm (to be scheduled at time of enrollment).

CLASS ADD-ON: Dance Class Accompaniment
Students enrolled in the Percussion Ensemble class can purchase the Class Add-On, to attend the Bellydance 2 class on Tuesday evenings during the last four weeks of an 8-week session. This will give you the opportunity to practice your new skills for dancers right away!
Bellydance 2 class: Tuesdays 7:30pm
Dates: Oct 10, 17, 24, & 31, 2017

$15 drop-in or enroll online for session discounts
Purchase your Private Lesson and Class Add-On in our Store
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The Get Down Hour (Hip-Hop)

Mondays 7:30 - 8:30pm

Beginner & Up
Teacher: Hassan Christopher
Culture Bolt Class Lab

A weekly get down dance class for beginners and up in Hip-Hop, Funk, R&B, Soul and Groove. Made for newbies and movement junkies alike this weekly session works the basics of different street dance styles to an hour of classic retro hits from the golden age of Hip-Hop and beyond (mixed with a few choice selects from today's milieu).

$15 Drop-in
$12 online registration
$10 with a 10 class card
limited capacity 
register online: bit.ly/getdownatx
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CenterFlow (Contemporary)

Saturdays 10:30 - 11:30 am

Beginner & Up
Teacher: Hassan Christopher
Culture Bolt Class Lab

CenterFlow combines contemporary dance with core conditioning in fun, easy-to-follow, 60 minute sessions. Designed to help you get out of your head, and into your body, each class layers simple dynamic steps, slowly building towards a fluid, nonstop, full-body ride. Set to lush, driving beats and energizing soundscapes, CenterFlow blends contemporary dance basics, and body-balancing techniques to help you develop deep core strength and alignment, while encouraging freedom of expression and the joy of movement.

$15 Drop-in
$12 online registration
$10 with a 10 class card
limited capacity 
register online: www.hassanchristopher.com/centerflow
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Get Down House Party

Saturdays 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Beginner & Up
Teacher: Hassan Christopher
Culture Bolt Class Lab

House Party is a good vibes hour of underground dance moves taught to soulful, bass thumpin', uptempo remixes. All levels are welcome! Come follow along, picking up basic grooves from different club dance styles blended into a smooth, nonstop, "underground house party" style dance class.

$15 Drop-in
$12 online registration
$10 with a 10 class card
limited capacity 
register online: bit.ly/getdownatx
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Bellydance Salimpour Style (Beginner)

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Thursdays 6:15 – 7:15pm

Beginner | Technique
Stylization: Suhaila Salimpour Format
Teacher: Stacey Lizette

A solid foundation in technique is essential for any style of Bellydance. Learn the mechanics muscular isolation, timing, and footwork based on Suhaila Salimpour’s technique format. Class includes warm up, isolation breakdown and drills, and dance patterns to common Middle Eastern rhythms. Students typically repeat the Foundations series and/or add on other classes to progress into more advanced work. All ages, shapes, and dance backgrounds welcome. “Dancers are made, not born.” – Baryshnikov.

Certified students can earn 1 Continuing Education Credit (CEC) towards their Salimpour School certification for each class.

$15 drop-in

For additional info contact Stacey Lizette: stacey@staceylizette.com


Bellydance Salimpour Style (Int/Adv)

Thursdays 7:30 – 8:30pm

Intermediate | Combos & Technique
Stylization: Suhaila Salimpour Format
Teacher: Stacey Lizette


With a foundation established, this class offers students more advanced technique and movement patterns. Each class includes a warm up, technique drills with optional layering, and dance combinations or exercises. Bring your finger cymbals.
Certified students can earn 1 Continuing Education Credit (CEC) towards their Salimpour School certification for each class.

$15 drop-in
For additional info contact Stacey Lizette: stacey@staceylizette.com