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At your request Ulla will be teaching an Egyptian style balady choreography with juicy core work, playful steps and cheeky details. The course will walk you through all the technique and musical aspects of the choreography - so don't hesitate to join! You may also repeat the classes as many times as you need to. This joyful dance fits all types of stages and occasions as well as costumes so it is a great addition to your repertoire! Those wishing to receive personal feedback may send their video at the end of the course.

Classes appear into a closed FB group by every Monday and are available to watch whenever it suits you best!

Starting 23.8.2021, 5x60min -66€

Time: 16:00
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Teacher: Ulla

Tuesday

An all-round technique class to improve your alignments, posture, shimmies, hip drops, camels and more! Drills and combinations in different styles from classy to sassy, from pop to folklore. Teacher will give different variations to ensure each dancer has challenges matching their level, so don't hesitate to join straight from beginner class up to advanced!

Starting 13.2.2024, 10x60min - 158€

Time: 16:45-17:45
Level: Open
Teacher: Laura

Laura's popular choreography class continues with a new choreography again - this time a fun drum solo! The dance will include varying rhythms and a spectrum of feeling from sharp beats to more melodic parts. Those willing to perform will have a chance to bring the dance on stage at the end of the term.

Starting 9.1.2024, 15x75min - 270€

Time: 17:45-19:00
Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Laura

Time to learn your first choreography? This class is great to continue dancing after beginner course or returning to your hobby from a break! We will keep improving all the basic techniques and learning new variations. Spring term will cover all the common genres of oriental dance: juicy Balady, funky Shaabi, classical Oriental and Arab pop. To the latter, also a simple choreography will be prepared for stage - those willing to perform wil have the change to do so at the end of term!

Starting 9.1.2023, 15x60min - 235€

Time: 19:00-20:00
Level: Improvers
Teacher: Laura

This is the class to get you started with Oriental Bellydance! Learn the basic techniques - shimmies, rolling core work and sharp accents and travel with easy steps. Easy combinations will get you to a dance mood! All techniques will be taught step by step, so no previous experience required - just come as you are!
YOU MAY START ANY TIME - We will count you the current course price!

Starting 13.2.2024, 10x60min - 158€

Time: 20:00-21:00
Level: Basics
Teacher: Laura

Wednesday

***This course is CANCELLED, we are planning on starting something new later on at this slot, let us know if you are interested!***
Show Bellydance class is dedicated to modern and showy fusion style dancing! You will learn the basics of Oriental dance techniques - shimmies, accents, beautiful arm work and rolling core work. Also moving in space, spins and turns will be practiced along with showy fantasy elements! At the end of term, a short, easy dance will be prepared for stage and those willing to perform are welcome to do so! No previous dance experience required - the course will start in full swing yet from the very basics. Classes are danced barefoot or in soft slippers.

Alk. 10.1.2024, 15x60min - 235€

Time: 17:15-18:15
Level: Basics
Teacher: Hara

An all-round technique class to improve your alignments, posture, shimmies, hip drops, camels and more! Drills and combinations in different styles from classy to folklore. Teacher will give different variations to ensure each dancer has challenges matching their level, so don't hesitate to join straight from beginner class up to advanced!

YOU MAY START ANY TIME - We will count you the current course price!
Starting 14.2.2024, 10x60min - 158€

Time: 18:15-19:15
Level: Open
Teacher: Tuija

***SOLD OUT***
Tuija's choreography class is a real super deal for those looking forward to technical challenges and artistic detail! A full length Egyptian style choreography, this time to an Oum Kalthoum classic with lots of feeling, musicality and expression will be prepared for stage. For those willing to perform, there will be a change to do so at the end of term. The style and music of the dance will be added soon!

Starting 10.1.2024, 15x90min - 320€

Time: 19:15-20:45
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Teacher: Tuija

Thursday

This class takes you to the inspiring world of Tribal Fusion Bellydance in it's different variations! Learn technique and combos with shimmies, accents and snake like movements. Enjoy the electronic music and mystical vibes! No previous dance experience required, all techniques will be taught step by step!

YOU MAY START ANY TIME - We will count you the current course price!
Starting 15.2.2024, 10x60min - 158€

Time: 16:15-17:15
Level: Basics
Teacher: Fanny

Fanny's choreography class is a great combination of technique training as well as an enchanting choreography with formations. This term also finger cymbals will be applied to the dance! (Don't worry, teacher will guide you in purchasing them at the beginning of term! They go at around 20€) Everyone is welcome to perform the dance at the end of the term. This class suits dancers with already some experience from either fusion bellydance or oriental dance.

Starting 11.1.2024, 15x75min - 270€

Time: 17:15-18:30
Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Fanny

Time to learn your first choreography? This class is great to continue dancing after beginner course or returning to your hobby from a break! Let's keep improving all the basic techniques and learn new variations! In addition a simple choreography with formations will be prepared for stage - those willing to perform will have the change to do so at the end of term!

Starting 11.1.2024, 15x60min - 235€

Time: 18:30-19:30
Level: Improvers
Teacher: Fanny

This is a special training group for advanced dancers who wish to learn more about performing, musicality and finding their own style. Choreographies will be created in co-operation with the group and prepared for stage. If you are interested in training in a motivated group and willing to work harder, don't hesitate to contact us for more info and applying at info@helsinkioriental.fi.

Note: This class is NOT open for drop ins!

Time: 19:30-21:00
Level: Advanced
Teacher: Hara

Friday

***NOTE: NO CLASS 16.2.2024!***
Get the weekend started by dancing! Ulla's technique class is a great mixture of Egyptian style dance training as well as general dance drills and body mechanics. Teacher will give different variations and lots of personal feedback to ensure each dancer has challenges matching their level, so don't hesitate to join straight from beginner class up to advanced!

YOU MAY START ANY TIME - We will count you the current course price!
Starting 23.2.2024, 10x60min - 158€

Time: 17:00-18:00
Level: Open
Teacher: Ulla

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