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Welcome.... Belly Dancing Classes Lessons and Workshops
Wirral classes will be running again in 2020. Liverpool class at Whisc will run until the end of march 2019. Tara will taking a break to have her baby until 2020. Please check back at a later date to be updated on alternative classes / workshops run by other great teachers.
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Shows - Come & see Tara & her student dance school perform. Next show Sat Mar 23 ~ Nile to the Mersey “Shimmy Into Spring Hafla”, Liverpool Contact for information.
Tuesdays - 1.30pm WHISC Bold Street Liverpool city centre L1. Facing Tesco. Free class suitable for women of mixed abilities.
Weekly classes start again on 8th January until end of March. Just turn up!
Wednesday's - 7.45pm. Wallasey Group. At the United Reformed Church Hall Wallasey Village. Starting 6th February. (hall entrance at the back of the church through the car park)
Suitable for ladies with a little experience learning how to belly dance anywhere else.
At this class we focus on dance technique fun creative dance routines and performance art. There are social events for all to attend and optional performing arts for those who want to. Its a great opportunity to learn a hobby and be part of the larger belly dance community. So if you have had at least some lessons and you know some of the beginners moves of belly dance (camel undulation snake arms hip and chest accents & shimmies basic turn & three point turns and some traveling steps) and you wish to learn more at a challenging pace or just for a change of class feel free to come along to see if you like the class. Drop in classes mean you don't have to book or pay up front in advance. Just turn up & pay at class with cash.
This class branched off from the beginner class and is a small established friendly group of women from the area who are of improver to advanced level belly dance students who share an interest in learning higher level technique, Props, Performance (optional) and full choreographed belly dance routines. Performance is optional however there are plenty of opportunities throughout the year. New members are always welcome. £6 per class. This class runs for 60-75 mins. BRING A FRIEND FOR FREE (throughout January. One per person/group. New student offer)
Start date Wednesday 6th February 745pm.
Running on a weekly basis. Join at any point but contact with your information. Venue address is given upon booking. You can pay at class with cash.
Saturdays - 11am in the rehearsal room of The Hoylake Parade Community Centre. Hoyle road Hoylake Wirral Ch47-3AG.-Mixed Level - Beginners & Improvers
- Exercise & dance technique based suitable for women of all ages and abilities. We have a follow along dance towards the end of the class. Great for a workout & learning beginners technique. Just turn up. £5 per class. Social days and evenings for those who wish to attend.
Weekly classes start again January 12th 11am.
BRING A FRIEND FOR FREE (throughout January. One per person/group. New student offer)
Workshops - details coming soon. £6.50 per hour workshop.
Cabaret Show - Dance student showcase with special guests. Professional & Ametuer performances. £5 per ticket - Tara's performing students free. £1 from every ticket sold goes to charity. All welcome. More details published as confirmed.
Details - The classes and workshops are organised and taught by Tara Maxwell an experienced professional belly dance performer, Makeup artist, Artistic director and teaching facilitator who holds full insurance, dance, fitness, Make up artistry first aid and teaching qualifications / certificates and is a professional member of Foundation for community dance. The classes have been featured on TV Radio and printed publications. Tara is employed to teach at the women's charity WHISC in Liverpool city centre and has ran her dance school "Tara Dance Arts" since 2013.
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What to wear -
Leggings and a fitted top / t-shirt is fine but be sure your clothing is not to tight or restrictive or to long. Some people wear dance yoga or exercise clothing.
We dance bare foot but flat soft jazz ballet or belly dance style dance shoes are suitable. They must be flat and soft. No trainers in the class please they can be bad for your feet when dancing. If you have been meficalled fitted with special shoes you are welcome to wear them. Please bring socks.
Coin hip belts and scarves are provided along with props for all to borrow. If you have your own feel free to bring them.
Additional Information & Class Rules
Bring a bottle of drinking water.
Do not use the class as an advertising platform.
No abusive behaviour at class.
Mutual respect is expected to be shown towards other students and the teachers.
Leave your problems at the door.
Please pay for your class before leaving
Try to turn up on time. If late please do not disturb the class or teacher. Find a spaces and get involved.
To ensure there are minimul disruptions or digression any discussion and questions can be asked and answered if invited or at the end of the class.