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

All classes are currently held online via Zoom in keeping with social distancing guidelines.  We are still dancing! Please join us – Email sahira [at] sahirabellydances.com for class details.

 

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Weekly Classes

Monday | 10:30am Intermediate
Wednesday | 6:30pm Beginner
Wednesday | 7:45pm Intermediate
Friday | 10:30am Beginner

 


 

BEGINNER 

WEDNESDAYS 6:30-7:30pm At NiaMoves
Drop-In $16 | 3 & 4 Week Series for $14/class when pre-paid.
Currently being held via Zoom. Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com to register.

 

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.
 

 


BEGINNER SEMIPRIVATE

FRIDAYS 10:30-11:30am in the Galleria area
$18 per class
Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com to get on the waiting list for this class.

 

Learn to belly dance in a small-format class – no experience necessary. Each week we will learn and drill beginner belly dance technique and combinations. Sometimes we will work with finger cymbals. This beginner semiprivate class is perfect for anyone looking for a bit more individual attention.
 

Intermediate Semiprivate

MONDAYS 10:30-11:30am – Galleria Area
$18 per class
Currently being held via Zoom. Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com to register.

 

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 7:45-8:55pm At NiaMoves
Drop-In $18 | 3 & 4 Week Series for $16/class when pre-paid
Currently being held via Zoom. Contact Sahira at 713-269-4881 or sahira[at]sahirabellydances.com to register.

 

​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 At NiaMoves
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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