Bellydance

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Whether you’ve never danced before or have been dancing for years, we welcome everyone to join us in dancing to oriental rhythms. This beautiful dance style is focused on torso and hip articulations and alternates between soft motions and sharp accents and shimmies. Gain greater body control and learn to transition between moves with fluidity and elegance. Belly dancing is a soft form of exercise, enhancing your flexibility and strengthening your upper body. It is fun and never fails to lift your spirits!

We have a weekly class with professional dance teacher Eleanor at a super affordable price. For more info on Eleanor, visit www.eleanorbellydances.com. We also sometimes meet on Monday evenings to practice for performances. 

We also plan Workshops, organise Socials, go to Haflas (dance parties), offer performance opportunities and much more!

 

Give it a go!

Our last Taster Session was on October 10th in the Blue Bar UEA and was an absolute blast. We combined it with a Hafla (a bellydance party) and had lots of fun learning different dance moves and combining them to a dance. We also saw great performances by members of the society and our dance teacher. Keep your eyes open for news on the next taster!

 

Become a member of our bellydance troupe!

Join our social and welcoming group and learn to bellydance. There is nothing better to clear your head than a solid hour of bellydancing. Be part of spectacular shows. Find out about workshops, performance opportunities, socials, and more. Sign up now by following the link in the red banner at the top of the page. 

If you are not a current student at UEA, you will need to get an annual associate membership from the student union before you can sign up to the society.
UEA alumnus: https://www.uea.su/opportunities/get-involved/uea-alumni/
Member of the public: https://www.uea.su/opportunities/get-involved/public/

 

Classes

Also check our facebook group for all the newest updates. In the classes you will learn technique and a choreography you can perform for your friends and family :)

  • Beginners class:
    Wednesday, 6:30 – 7:30 pm in ZICER 2.03 (Zuckerman institute)
    Drop in for £3
     
  • Improvers Class:
    Time: Wednesday, 7:00 – 8:30 pm in ZICER 2.03 (Zuckerman Institute)
    Pay £45 for 10 classes starting 30 January 2019.
    Book your class here: https://www.uea.su/events/14266/5156/ 
    (If you have trouble signing up, please take a look at the instructions above or contact us on our facebook page or via our email! We're happy to help.)

 

Contact us

You can also find this information as well as any updates on classes and other happenings on facebook. Like and follow us here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/BellydanceUEA/

If you need any more information, feel free to contact us on bellydance.uea@hotmail.com.

We look forward to seeing you in class!

 

Meet your committee

President - Laura Haag
Treasurer - Becci Wright
Secretary - Asli Yalcin

Please contact us if you would like to get involved!

Events

Improvers Training
ZICER 2.03
Improve your Bellydance! Technique and choreography and - most importantly - fun! Join this course if you have some experience in bellydance. 10 professional dance lessons with Eleanor (30 January - 10 April 2019).

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