Something Extra Saturdays - w/ Instructor Varies
Saturdays 10:00 - 11:30pm    May 27  - June 17

                                                          June 24  - July 15

Join the faculty at Bellydance Kalamazoo as they give you a bit of  lagniappe for your dancing.  Lagniappe means "little something extra"and that is exactly what you will get with this unique class.  Every Saturday morning you will have the opportunity to explore a different style of dance.  Class content will be different each week and so will your instructor!  Some of the featured offerings will include Raks Sharki (bellydance), ATS, tribal fusion, folk dances of the middle east, veils, canes, zills, zumba and so much more!  Ever thought about trying something new?  Perhaps interested in studying with a variety of teachers?  This class is for you!!
Note:  Class will not meet on June 3

90 Minutes  

Member $48                                           Non-Member $63

Member $48                                        Non-Member $63

Member $32                                            Non-Member $47

Member $48                                       Non-Member $63

Member $32                                            Non-Member $47

THURSDAYS - Member $48                                   Non-Member $63

Member $40                                         Non-Member $55

Bellydance Level 3&4 - Traditional Stylew/ Sabrina

Tuesday 7:45 - 9:15pm    May 22 - June 12

                                          June 19 - July 10

​This class is with instructor permission only.  Satisfactory mastery of the skills presented in Level 1 and Level 2 are required.  We will be adding to our movement repertoire while exploring our individual style, exression, performance techniques and improvisation..
90 Minutes    Instructor Approval Required

Semi-Private Instruction

Ideal for 2-4 people, small group instruction is an opportunity for friends to share a more intimate dance experience with the instructor.  Great for performance coaching or for smaller Girls' Night Out events.


Call for group rates for 5+ people

Private & Semi-Private Instruction

Move Your Dance to the Next Level with Private Coaching
Limited slots available.  Call 269-808-7257 to schedule.

Children's Bellydance  - w/ Sabrina & Monica

Tuesday 5:15 - 5:45pm    May 22 - June 12

                                           June 19 - Juy 10

 Expand your child's world with dance!  Open and appropriate for both girls and boys, we will
explore movements and music from the Middle East and North Africa. Traditionally, the movements 
that make up Bellydance are found in the dancing done in the home.  Dance and music are an important 
part of the culture and home life.  This class is focused on children aged 5-10.  Age exceptions possible with the approval of the instructor.

30 Minutes  Children under age 18 do not need their own membership as long as the responsible guardian is a member

Next Summer Shortie Session Begins Week of May1, 2017

Become a Member for Discounted Pricing!

Drop-in rate of $15/class (members only), unless otherwise noted.

Bellydance Level I - Traditional Style  - w/Sabrina

Tuesday 6:00 - 7:30 pm    May 22 - June 12


                                            June 19 - July 10        

Thursday 7:45 - 9:15 pm  May 24 - June 14

                                            June 21 - July 12

Four weeks to bring out your inner dancer!  Perfect for beginners or experienced dancers wanting to drill the fundamentals.  We'll have you shimmying and gliding across the floor in no time. Fun veil work will be introduced, and we'll also explore finger cymbal technique.  Please bring your own finger cymbals; there will be some available to borrow. 
90 Minutes    No previous dance experience necessary!

Learn To Belly Dance!

Come learn the art of Middle Eastern Dance.  We work hard as your core comes alive and your mind is challenged.  Strength, flexibility, coordination, and body awareness are emphasized in our Fun, Supportive Setting.  An ideal low-impact workout, bring your friends and come ready to meet your inner dance goddess!

~ Group Classes ~

Quality Instruction ~ Limited Space

Personal Attention ~ Fun!

​~ Private Lessons Available (scroll down) ~

Member $48                                           Non-Member $63

TUESDAYS - Member $48                                      Non-Member $63

Member $40                                         Non-Member $55

Sword Technique and Choreography - w/ Channon
Mondays 6:00 - 7:30pm    June 19  - July 10

Explore the daring world of Raks al Saif (sword dance)with Channon.  In this class you will learn the history, sword care, discuss actual sword fighting, technique and integration into dance and an actual sword dance choreography.  Always a crowd pleaser this enchanting technique is guaranteed to add an element of skill and danger to your performance like never before! 

Note: Bring your sword if you have one.  If you don't have one, there will be a limited number available to borrow at the studio.

90 Minutes   

Member $48                                        Non-Member $63

TUESDAYS - Member $48                                      Non-Member $63

Member $48                                         Non-Member $63

THURSDAYS - Member $48                                   Non-Member $63

Member $36                                        Non-Member $51

Bellydance Level 2 - Traditional Stylew/ Sabrina

Thursday 6:00 - 7:30PM    May 24 - June 14

                                              June 21 - July 12

​For those who have mastered the skills presented in Level 1 and who have received permission form their instructor to move on.  We will be adding more to your repertoire.  Sabrina will guide you through new skills and expanding on the moves you already know. Veil work and finger cymbal technique will be included.  Please bring your own finger cymbals; there will be some available to borrow. 
90 Minutes    Instructor Approval Required

Private Instruction

Offers concentrated sessions that will be individually tailored to meet specific needs of the student.


Bellydance Kalamazoo

1350 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Crash Course Choreographies - w/ Monica
Wednesdays 7:00 - 8:30pm    May 24  - June 14

Join Monica as she teaches a crash course of TWO short choreographies.  The first two weeks will focus on a sassy burlesque-type veil number.  The last two weeks will examine the ooey -gooey side of tribal fusion.  Ready to challenge your technique or examine another side of dance?  Well, this is your chance!

Note: Bring your favorite veil to the first two weeks.  If you don't have one, there are chiffon veils available to borrow at the studio.
90 Minutes    Pre-requisite: At least one session of beginning bellydance

Introduction to Middle Eastern Dance for TEENS! - w/ Monica
Wednesdays 7:00 - 8:00pm    June 21  - July 12

Summer vacation doesn't mean you stop learning!  Have fun expanding your understanding of anothe culture through dance.  This class will focus on basic bellydance moves including hipdrops, snake arms, shimmies, and undulations.  No experience necessary.  Both girls and boys welcome.

Note: This class is for students aged 13 - 18. Parental permission is required.

60 Minutes