With its sensuous twists and undulating curves, belly dancing can express a wide variety of emotions, from "Look at my belly!" to "See what I just did with my belly?" Learn to shimmy what you're thinking with today's Groupon: for $20, you get four belly-dancing classes at Belly Dance Tucson (a $48 value).
Professional dancer and certified fitness instructor Jessica Walker leads students of all experience levels in the art of shimmying and undulation, drawing from more than 15 years of belly-dancing experience. Shakers can attend four introductory courses regardless of their shape, dance experience, or history of library fines. Hosted in the temperate climate of Belly Dance Tucson's spacious, air-conditioned studio, class curricula delve into the basics of belly-dancing techniques, posturing, language, and move execution. For optimal twisting and karate kicking, Walker encourages students to don comfortable attire and shoes. Those who complete the full eight weeks of the introductory course can move onto more advanced levels, covering topics ranging from belly-dance choreography to snake charming.
Belly Dance Tucson
The seasoned instructors at Belly Dance Tucson demystify the Middle Eastern art of speaking with the hips during a schedule of belly dancing classes for adults and children. Students en route to belly dancing mastery must first participate in eight weeks of the Introductory Technique course. Afterward, each successive class increases in difficulty and begins incorporating finger symbols, veils, and Rubik's cubes that participants must solve with their feet. The studio's kid-friendly classes teach bite-size belly dancers aged 5–10 in a fun, encouraging environment. Specialty workshops and private lessons allow pupils to fine-tune specific skills under the tutelage of a world-renowned dancer. Belly Dance Tucson's professional dancing troupe can also travel to special events and social gatherings to grace crowds with hypnotizing entertainment.