Belly Dance for Fun and Fitness!
An Exclusive Class for GNFC Members
Registration required at third-party website (see details below)
Lose yourself in the captivating music and movement of Middle Eastern dance in this empowering and energizing class!
Belly Dance is studied and performed by women of all backgrounds, ages, and body shapes and sizes. Not only is it a beautiful art form and means of self-expression, it also increases flexibility, strengthens your core and helps you to achieve grace, poise, balance and coordination. Class will begin with a belly dance specific warm-up followed by a comprehensive breakdown of some basic technique. We will also work on traveling steps and some veil work!
**Please note: Women of all fitness abilities and ages welcome! At no time during class will dancers be required to expose their bellies!**
What to wear/bring: Wear comfortable clothing - whatever you would wear to workout (Yoga or dance pants, tanks or t-shirts). You may dance barefoot or wear dance shoes if you have them (i.e. ballet slippers or jazz shoes). Hip scarves and veils will be available to borrow. For those who would like to, veils can be purchased for $20-25.
NOTE: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL THIS CLASS IF WE DO NOT RECEIVE AT LEAST 10 REGISTRANTS BY 2/15
Refunds will be issued if class is cancelled.
******PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SPOT DIRECTLY ON JENI'S SQUARE PAYMENT PAGE AT THIS LINK: JENI******
About the Instructor
Jennifer Daly (“Jeni”) spent several years in Los Angeles where she performed regularly at top nightclubs, exclusive private events and in numerous theatre shows, including “Belly Dance Evolution,” a groundbreaking production that tours the world. As a member of Jillina’s renowned International Dance Company, The Sahlala Dancers, Jeni had the privilege to train with one of the world’s most sought-after belly dance instructors and along-side some of the top dancers in the field.
Between 2008 and 2010 she danced in segments for popular TV shows including ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” and Fox’s “Good Day L.A.” In addition to performing in various internationally distributed videos, Jeni also worked as a script supervisor on Jillina’s popular line of 2007 Belly Dance Instructional DVD’s. She is a certified Levels 1, 2 and Kids Hoopnotica Method Instructor and teaches regular dance classes & workshops in belly dance and hoop in MA, ME & NH. Learn more at: www.jenibellydancer.com