Delilah is a world famous pioneer
in American Belly Dance.
She is a visionary dancer. Know through out her career for disseminating a new contemporary view towards belly dance beginning in the mid 70’s that embraced the empowerment of women’s full potential; body mind and spirit. Delilah strives to make this dance accessible to the everyday woman. To study with her is a rich and personal experience. Her career spans 4 decades of international involvement with leading musicians and top dancers in the field. She can be seen performing with the Arabian music ensemble “House of Tarab” in theater concerts, parties and festivals.
Learning the ART of Belly Dance!
Private classes can be a wonderful experience. You are learning a dance, an art, and undergoing self exploration and personal growth all at the same time. As many dancers will a test to; they began belly dance as a calling from an ancient feminine wordless place. Images, feelings and stereotypes accompany it, yet also often something deeper. They just know they always have felt compelled to try it. What they find once they begin is that a new and exciting world opens up to them that they were not expecting. The art helps them express themselves in every facet of their life more fully. Everything shifts and changes. This dance is an asset to girls and women of all walks ages, sizes and nationalities. An ancient way of feminine knowing that vivifies our lives.
Private instruction is for anyone;
all ages, all different reasons and all levels of coordination.
Private instruction cost a little less than most therapy and massage appointments. They are more costly than group classes but much more personalized and students make faster progress.
“Private Course Instruction”
THREE kinds of Private Instruction options.
25 minute class composed of 15-20 minute lesson; 5-10 minutes practice by your self with mirrors and then 5 minutes recap with teacher.
$35 each or (Special buy 5 get the sixth free) 6 classes for $175.
Schedule at your convenience but note: classes must be used in a 6 week period.
The main 2 hour class in each section is a special price $75 (regular $120)
* Special 1 Hour class price; buy 5 and get the sixth class free. Total $250. Must be on a weekly standing appointment. Good for 6 weeks only.
3. Occasional Private Lessons for any level.
$60 per hour.
Set up appointment by calling or e mailing (1-3 hours). Send check along with bio and photo so Delilah can get t know you. Outline what you want to focus on during your session.
Classes are located in the Fremont Neighborhood of Seattle Washington.
You will need;
• Private student registration form.
• Delilah’s Belly Dance DVDs Volume I, II,III . These are your study media. Just like any course that has required books instead we will use these videos for comprehensive development.( value $134.95 on Special now $89.85, 9 hours of programing)
• A notebook/ belly dance journal with removable pages that gets reviewed by instructor each session.
• Recommended Gear:
A weight belt for faster development of core strength and balance, two hip scarfs; coin and non coin, Two x 3 yard veil; 1 silk, 1 not silk. Comfortable clothing that emphasizes the awareness of hip line such as yoga pant legging, low riding skirt with leotard, sports bra, cami. Layer for warmth but arms will need to be bare at certain times.
Full Course Outline:
- 3 Beginner Categories>>
- 5 Intermediate Categories>>
- 3 Advanced / Performer>>
- On-going Privates 1 hour>>
- New Mini Privates>>
- Live Drum Solo w D&E>>
- Drum Lessons w Erik Brown>>
- Teachers Training>>
- Performers Critique and Coaching
Delilah is an internationally acclaimed belly dance performer and instructor. She was the first dancer to receive the Dancer of the Year Award from the International Academy of Middle Eastern Dance in Hollywood, California 1997. Delilah grew up in Southern California, learning the dance form as it was passed on and popularized in this country by first and second generation immigrants from Lebanon, Armenia, Iraq, Syria, Iran, Egypt, Israel, Turkey, Morocco and Greece. Her years of devoted study and practice have led her to become one of the foremost teachers and innovators in the field of bellydance today. More >>