Start your 2020 by diving into this 8 Week Series of technique classes based on Suhaila and Jamila Salimpour Formats at Studio Datura with Elinore Eaton & Morgan Fay!
Full Package Tickets $160 (this includes both the Technique Intro & Jamila Style Intro): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-suhaila-jamila-salimpour-format-8-week-belly-dance-series-tickets-86302407825
Technique Intro: Based on Suhaila Format ONLY $90: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-suhaila-salimpour-format-8-week-series-at-datura-tickets-86303456963
Jamila Style Intro ONLY $90: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-jamila-salimpour-format-8-week-series-at-datura-tickets-86303773911
Drop Ins welcome: $16 per class
1. Technique Intro: Based on Suhaila Salimpour Format (Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30 pm, Jan. 9th - Feb. 27th): Start 2020 with a power packed introduction to Suhaila Salimpour technique! This 8 week introductory series will give you the tools to execute powerful, muscular driven isolations, crisp locks, and teach you Salimpour nomenclature, a clear and precise vocabulary for belly dance movements. Classes are structured on the Suhaila Salimpour format and include power packed warm ups, technique focus, vocabulary, and more. Your instructors, Elinore Eaton and Morgan Fay, are both Suhaila Level 2 and Jamila Level 2 certified and are pursuing their Suhaila Salimpour format teaching certification.
Week 1: Singles Focus
Week 2: ¾ Focus
Week 3: Pelvic Lock Focus
Week 4: Interior Hip Square Focus
Week 5: Interior/Exterior Hip Circle Focus
Week 6: Vertical Figure 8 Focus
Week 7: Horizontal Figure 8 Focus
Week 8: Twist Focus
2. Jamila Style Intro (Thursdays 7:30 - 8:30 pm Jan. 9th - Feb. 27th): Curious about Jamila Salimpour Format? Want to dive deep into West Coast belly dance history? Want to learn more about the relationship between Jamila’s vocabulary, American Tribal Style®, Datura Style, and Fusion belly dance? This 8 Week series is an introduction to Jamila Salimpour vocabulary, a comprehensive catalogued collection of steps and movements organized in step families and from Suhaila Salimpour technique and nomenclature. The Jamila Salimpour format is a thriving and globally used stylization of belly dance. Your instructors, Elinore Eaton and Morgan Fay, are both Suhaila Level 2 and Jamila Level 2 certified and are pursuing their Suhaila Salimpour format teaching certification. Please bring you finger cymbals to this class!
Week 1: Basic Egyptian Family Focus
Week 2: Basic Egyptian Family Review & Drills
Week 3: Taqsim Family Focus
Week 4: Taqsim Family Review & Drills
Week 5: Shimmy Family Focus Week 6: Shimmy Family Review & Drills
Week 7: Arabic Family Focus
Week 8: Arabic Family Review & Drills