Sahira offers weekly classes in Houston, Texas, and on-demand classes online through Teachable.com!

Two weekly in person classes and three weekly Zoom classes currently offered!

 

Are you ready to rock your shimmy?  

Join me for this FREE shimmy primer: “5 Fabulous Shimmies That Every Belly Dancer Must Know.”

 

Weekly Classes

Monday | 10:30am Intermediate in Person
Wednesday | 6:30pm Beginner on Zoom
Wednesday | 7:45pm Intermediate on Zoom
Saturday | 9:00am Mixed Level on Zoom
Saturday | 10:00am Mixed Level in Person

 

 


 

BEGINNER 

WEDNESDAYS 6:30-7:30pm CST
Drop-In $16 | 4-class pack $56
Currently being held via Zoom.
Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com for additional information or assistance.

 

Learn the expressive art of Belly Dance while getting a great low impact workout! A full 60-minute Belly Dance Technique and Drills class. Each class will include 30 minutes of drills, 15 minutes of layering (travel, arm movements, shimmies), and bit of zills, and then combinations utilizing the material that’s been worked on that month. This class series will include two short choreographies a year to be taught for our twice-yearly student nights in June and December. Each class focuses on a different movement – so feel free to drop in at anytime.
 

 


MIXED LEVEL

SATURDAYS 9:00-10:00am CST on Zoom
SATURDAYS 10:00-11:00am CST in Person
Drop-In $16 | 4-class pack $56
 
Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com for additional information or assistance. The Zoom class is held in periodic 4-week session. The in person class is held outdoors near Hillcroft and Richmond in Houston, Texas 77063. The current weekly schedule can be found here

 

Learn the expressive art of Belly Dance while getting a great low impact workout! A full 60-minute Belly Dance Technique and Drills class designed for Beginner through Intermediate dancers. Each class will include drills, layering (travel, arm movements, shimmies), and bit of zills, and combinations utilizing the material that’s been worked on that month.
 
 

INTERMEDIATE SEMIPRIVATE

MONDAYS 10:30-11:30am CST – Galleria Area
Drop-In $16 | 4-class pass $56
Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com for additional information or assistance.

 

Learn the expressive art of Belly Dance while getting a great low impact workout! This is a multi Level class that will go beyond belly dance basics with layering of arms, traveling, and shimmies, as well as combinations and choreography! Some classes will incorporate finger cymbals (zills), so please bring them to class. This class is open to those with at least two years of belly dance experience.  Please contact Sahira for more information.

 


INTERMEDIATE

WEDNESDAYS 7:45-9:00pm CST
Drop-In $18 | 4-class pass $64
Currently being held via Zoom.
Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com for additional information or assistance.

 

​A 70-minute intermediate technique and choreography class for the experienced and dedicated dancer. In the new format this class will contain a more intense warm-up followed by 20 minutes of drills before moving on to more advanced combination concepts and choreography. Traveling combinations, intermediate zill work as well as props will be included in this class. This series will include 2 or 3 choreographies each year to be performed at our student showcases and at local dance and ethnic events for those interested in joining the performance troupe.
 
 

TROUPE PERFORMANCE PREP

(by instructor invitation only)

WEDNESDAYS 9:00-9:30pm CST
Want to perform? Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira@sahirabellydances.com

 

This half-hour will be reserved for Intermediate dancers interested in performing outside of the student showcases. Shimmy Babies have performed at Migrations Festival in Austin, Gulf Coast Raks, Crimson Vagabond, and the Houston Egyptian Festival. This rehearsal will occur based on necessity and may not be every week.

 


PRIVATE LESSONS

Sahira also teaches private lessons. Classes are $70 for one student or $260 for a package of 4 and are 1 hour in length. Call for more information and to schedule your lesson! 713-269-4881
 
Private lessons are also available online via Skype or Zoom and can be arranged to fit your schedule.

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