Belly Dance with Lisa Rich-McKelvey

Wed. Feb 3, 2016 at 7:00pm CST
16 and over
$33.00 - $43.00
16 and over
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$33.00 - $43.00
16 and over
Event Description
Belly Dance with Lisa Rich-McKelvey

A Three Pillars Delsarte based approach to Middle Eastern Belly Dance in the style of award winning performer Shiara. 

Beginners meet Wednesdays at 7-8:10pm and will learn basic movements of belly dance with a specific focus and detailed exploration each week (listed below).

New students are encouraged to take the 8:20-9:30pm session where intermediate level dancers will also be welcome. The later session will add level changes, travel steps and expression to the basic movements introduced at the earlier session.


February 3 Hip Slides & Bumps


February 10 Rib Slides & Circles

February 17 Hip Lifts & Drops

February 24 Horizontal & Vertical Hip Circles 

March 2 Hip Shimmies and Spins 

March 9 Horizontal Hip Figure 8's 

March 23 Twisting Articulations & Shimmies 

March 30 Vertical Hip Figure 8's 

April 6 Vertical Rib & Torso Movements


"With her passion for art, for teaching, and her generosity of spirit, Shiara is a true leader, and inspiring teacher who is carrying the flame of Delsarte forward for a new generation."  - Joe Williams, Master Delsarte Teacher, New York, NY

Belly Dance meets in Room 3512 at the Memorial Union on Wednesdays. Purchase a dance punch card and attend as often as your schedule allows. Walk-ins are always welcome!

ISU: Five punches for $35
Public: Five punches for $45

Registration Notes: A 3% processing fee is applied to online purchases. 
ISU price is available for students, staff and faculty.  Bring your ISU ID to the first class to avoid an upcharge to the public price.

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Class Cancellation Policy
Classes require a minimum number of participants. If the minimum enrollment is not met, classes are subject to cancellation. If a class is cancelled, registered participants will be notified and issued a refund. If you register for a class and cannot attend, you must notify us at least 1 week in advance of the start date of the class for a refund minus a $5 processing fee. No refunds will be given after the one week notice deadline.

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Workspace at The ISU Memorial Union 2229 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014