The magic of dance is enhanced by the beauty of the veil – which has been admired for generations. Whether draped on the body or used in dance, the veil’s mystery and intrigue are undeniable! This class is a great intro and refresher workshop for dancers of all levels and experience. In addition to movement and dance, you’ll be amazed at the upper body and full body workout veil dancing provides. We’ll cover the types and styles of veils, ways of draping the veils, various traveling entrances and veil combinations that will leave you both more aware, confident and inspired. Veils will be provided. If you have your own, please bring it.
Fridays 4:30-5:30 pm, starting April 8th.
This class focuses on how belly dancers can gain their full potential when performing before an audience. Learn how to fine-tune your body for the stage through dance, poses and postures. You will learn what to do onstage and off and how to best prepare yourself and your body for the best show of your life.
Murat Demirtas hails from a background of dance, gymnastics, and aerobics. He has taught dance and various movement modalities for the Turkish educational system, professional dance companies and artists. He has performed for many big companies including the Women for Nike Tour.
Based on his belief that every individual is a healer. Murat’s mission is to create an environment that guides people to evolve into their full potential. His successful classes are a fusion dance and aerobics that helps to bring an awereness of an individual’s inner power. Murat is the perfect balance of creativity and business, Murat is a well rounded teacher + artist + athlete with a special aura, joyful vibration and spirit that conveys his love of movement.