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Belly dancers

Belly Dance Classes

Belly dance is a great low impact workout for the whole body.  The feminine art of belly dance is done worldwide by women of all ages and sizes.  Learn the basic movements and fundamentals of belly dance in a warm welcoming environment with two superb instructors from Shula Azhar! 

What to Wear: Wear comfortable workout clothes such as yoga pants, no shoes are required but if you prefer to wear them jazz shoes or ballet slippers are suggested.  No street shoes on the studio floor please!

What to Bring:  If you have a hip scarf bring it with you, some will be available for borrow if you need one.  It is suggested to bring a water bottle and a yoga mat or old towel for floor stretches. 

The Dance Center by Erica Edwards

145 East Washington Street, Sequim, Washington 98382

In the Lehman Court Shops (by Fortune Star restaurant, facing Washington Street).

There is parking in back of the building. We are in Suite C.


March 3rd - April 7th

April 28th - June 9th

(No Class May 26th)

Sessions run in 6-Weeks


$75.00 (6 hours of instruction)/$15.00 drop-in

Pay first day of class by cash, check, Venmo, credit cards, or PayPal

No Refunds, Sorry!

**NEW CLASS** Arabic Drumming for Dancers

The Dance Center, Sequim

Sundays, March 3rd - April 7th


$60 6-weeks/$12.00 drop-in

Learn the rhythms that are widely used in belly dance music. We will go over how to play them, count them and a little background on the origin and how they relate into the dance. Loaner drums available.  

Peninsula College

Belly Dance at the Peninsula College - Open to the Public 18+

Port Angeles, Washington 98362

Belly Dance Workshop

Thursday, April 11th


No Drop-Ins


Have you always wanted to try belly dance without signing up for a full series? Here's your chance! The ancient art of belly dance is a fun feminine low impact workout for the whole body. It improves posture, balance and reduces stress. In this workshop you will learn the fundamental movements of belly dance in dynamic combinations that will be put together into a short routine.

Sign-up online with this link below!

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Peninsula College 6- Week Course

April 25th - May 30th

Thursdays, 6:00-7:30PM

$135.00 (9 hours of instruction)

No Drop-Ins

This is a vast subject that covers a number of different styles of dance in a number of different Middle Eastern and North African countries. "Belly Dance" is a melting pot term that brings all those dances and areas together into one dance. There will be the learning of the actual dance moves as well as lectures on music, costumes, props, culture, history and could include video discussions as well.

Sign-up online with the link below!

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Student Troupe Performance Opportunities:

Interested in performing at local festivals and events? 

Join our student troupe, Beledi Blossoms!

Learn fun choreographies, learn about costuming, stage make-up and props as well as join a sisterhood of support and comradery.

Students must purchase their own costuming, make-up and props needed for performances.

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