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Lots of exciting new things coming up in the new year! Check out our new schedule on our online calendar, and get ready for Wonderful Wednesday Workshop series with bellydance legends Helena Vlahos and Princess Farhana, visits from out-of-town artists like Mahin of Arizona, and great dance events like the Solo Salon and of course taXim! Hear about it all as its announced -- Join our email list or like our Facebook page for the latest notifications!

April 2014

Sunday Performance Salon



Sunday, April 27, 2014
Doors at 7:30pm, no sooner. Show begins at 8PM SHARP!

Join us for a casual, friendly evening of dancing fun with DG students and sometimes special guests! Come see what we have in store...

Got a piece you want to perform? Want to try a new choreography? Need to practice improvising for a friendly audience? Email Jenna to sign up to dance at our next Sunday Salon!


May 2014



Dancing to Tarab Music 3 with Zahra Zuhair

Saturday, May 10

TARAB 3: If you enjoyed any of Zahra's Tarab workshops, you're going to love this one. We will learn a choreography to Nancy Ajram's Live Concert recording of, "Alf Leila Wa Leila". No matter how many versions of this classic Oum Khalthoum favorite you've danced to, this is definitely one to add to your repertoire! Lyrics will be provided to the workshop participants.

No Cards, Passports, or Groupon.

$35 by 4/25 • $45 after • $50 at the door



Wonderful Wednesday Workshops with Zahra Zuhair

All 4 Wednesdays in May: 7, 14, 21, and 28th

Advance your dance with Zahra! In this workshop we will focus on internal movement, working from the core, and expanding on basic concepts with contradicting moves and internalized circles. We will also work with traveling movements & alternating directional focus. Take the challenge and learn fun combos that can be adapted to any choreography!

Dropins OK with 5 or 10 class card PLUS $2 per class. No Beginner Flex, Passports, or Groupon.

$45 by 4/25 • $55 after

Katalin Schafer


Contemporary Drum Solo with Katalin Schafer of Hungary

Sunday, May 25

Back in Los Angeles by popular demand! Katalin Schafer of Hungary is at DG for ONE workshop ONLY! Last year she delighted students with her creative and innovative moves comprising a drum solo like we've never seen! Let's see what she has in store for us this time around… whatever it is, it's bound to be dancy and FUN! Space is limited -- remember to sign up soon!

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No Cards, Passports, or Groupon.

$40 by 5/1 • $45 after • $50 at door

DG Fiesta!

Party DG style

Our Annual Potluck Party!

Saturday, May 31st at DanceGarden
2:30pm doors (no sooner, please), show begins at 3pm

Come celebrate another year of delightful dancing!

The potluck in ON!

Performances by DanceGarden teachers, students, and more!

Raffles for CLASSES!

June 2014

Princess Farhana


Abs-olutely Fabulous! Abdominal Technique, Isolations, and Taxim Combinations with Princess Farhana

All 4 Wednesdays in June - 4, 11, 18, and 25

This series focuses on abdominal technique and slow hip and torso movements perfect for ANY style of belly dance. We'll focus on core strength and laying the foundation for body waves and undulations, stomach accents, and truly incredible flutters and belly rolls. You'll learn to your layer a flutter layered over belly rolls and combine abdominal work with figure eights and upper torso isolations. We’ll drill rolls upwards, downwards and from side to side, and do beautiful fluid combinations to taxim and chiftetelli pieces.

That’s Just How We Roll!

Dropins OK with 5 or 10 class card PLUS $2 per class. No Beginner Flex, Passports, or Groupon. No makeups for missed classes.

$45 by 5/21 • $55 after

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