Sophia's Belly Dance Studio

classes & performances

Dance Classes

Women Ages 10 & Up are welcome to join anytime!

Classes - 2015 schedule

The Shimmy Cats

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~ Jewish Cultural Festival -         

     June 7, 2015, TBA

     Temple Israel, Dayton, Ohio

~ Kira's Hafla -        
     June 27, 2015, 6-11 PM
     St. Leonard's Auditorium, Dayton, Ohio

~ Bronwen's Hafla
     TBA, 2015, 7 PM
     Day Yoga Studio, Dayton, Ohio

~ Sweet Corn Festival

     August 15-16, 2015,

     1-2PM (Sat) 4-5PM (Sun)

     Community Park East, Fairborn, Ohio

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Cost:  $10/class (cash or check)

~ Beginning Belly Dance - Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 PM  (no class Mar 4, Apr 8)

     *While gaining strength and poise, learn shimmies, undulations, hip & chest

      articulations, etc.

~ Int/Adv Belly Dance - Wednesdays 7:15-8:15 PM  (no class Mar 4, Apr 8)

     *Dancers incorporate layers, improvisation, belly work & floor work, etc.

~ Israeli Folk Dance - 1st Thursdays of the month 6-7:00 PM

     *This class is family-style (men, women & children ages K & up)!  Learn basic

      steps, patterns of movements and classic choreographies.  Also, experience a

      vast array of Jewish music from around the world.

~ Ballet Sampler - 1st Thursdays of the month 7:15-8:15 PM

     *Belly dancers will experience ballet positions, barre work, and basic ballet steps

      to further their training in grace and poise.

Fitness Classes

Everyone Ages 10 & Up are welcome to join anytime!

Cost:  $10/class (cash or check)

~ Stretch & Exercise - Mondays 6:00-7:00 PM  (no class Feb 23, Apr 6)

     *This class, set to classical music, emphasizes flexibility while sculpting your

      body.  Open to dancers & non-dancers / men & women.  Space is limited, so

      please call ahead.

~ Private & Semi-Private Lessons - by appointment

     *Sophia offers 1 hour private lessons for belly dance and stretch & exercise. 

      Contact her to set up appointments.  Cost:  1 student $40/class; 2 students

      $20/person/class (cash or check)

~ Belly Grams - by appointment

     *Hire Sophia to perform (10-15 minutes) at your location for your special event. 

      Contact her for details.  Longer performances can be negotiated.

~ Party Classes - by appointment

     *Include belly dance in your bachelorette party, birthday party, etc. at Sophia's

      Belly Dance Studio.  Hire Sophia to teach ~30 minutes of basic belly dance

      skills.  Then, enjoy a 10 minute performance for your private party. 

      Contact her for details.

Special Lessons & performances

private lessons / belly grams / party classes