New Year Belly-Lates® Burn!

Start your new “bellydance year” with a 90 minute full body fusion Belly-Lates Burn experience!

Belly-Lates is my own carefully crafted mix of Fitness Pilates and bellydance drills. The class is aimed at enthusiastic, aspiring  bellydancers just like you! I’ll lead you through core strength exercises and stretching on the mat, plus standing exercises and authentic belly dance movements.

The perfect way to kick start 2020 and feel good!

Mats are available to use at the venue (I’ll have my yummy essential oil mat spray for you to spritz it down with) or you’re welcome to bring your own.

All shapes, sizes, ages and fitness levels welcome! All the exercises will have easy and advanced options, so you can take it at the pace that’s right for you.

Saturday 11th January 2020

11.00am-12.30pm

Venue: Cotswold Sports Centre (see below for map)
Downs Way,
Tilehurst,
Reading,
RG31 6SL

Booking*: £13.50

*Kindly note that by making this booking you understand that course places are non-transferable and non-refundable regardless of student circumstances, e.g. illness, injury, holiday, pregnancy. You also understand that film footage and photos from the session may be used for promotional purposes.

“How to Put on a Show” Bellydance Performer Masterclass Series with Katie Alyce SOLD OUT

Join us for a very special Advanced Bellydance Masterclass series with sensational international performer Katie Alyce! Katie started her dance life at SMBA as a student and has also taught here. She has since gone on to a dazzling professional career, performing in Lebanon, Egypt, Australia, Spain, Morocco, Singapore and Malaysia plus she’s also appeared on TV!

Using her vast and varied performance experience and turbo charged technical ability, Katie will lead a high content series of 3 workshops under the overall theme of “How to Put on a Show”. It’s all about becoming the best performer you can be and feeling confident giving it your all on stage.

This is a very valuable opportunity to gain tips, insights and knowledge from Katie who is a really fabulous and generous teacher.

The workshops work as a series, so we strongly recommend you come along to all 3 to get the best results. (Though they can be taken individually)

All workshops are held at:

Cotswold Sports Centre  Dance Studio
Downs Way,
Tilehurst,
Reading,
RG31 6SL

Workshop 1: Stage presence and connecting with your audience

Saturday 8th February 2020
12.00-2.00pm

Professional level coaching on how to connect with your audience, how to use eye contact, how to stay calm before you go on stage and how to show confidence. These are essential skill, whether you’re performing on stage, in a restaurant, at a wedding or at a bellydance showcase.  Katie will show you how!

Workshop 2: Traveling Steps and Combinations

Saturday 29th February 2020
12.00-2.00pm

How to properly put together traveling steps and sequences. This is vital, particularly when it comes to making an entrance and also for moving around that stage artistically. Katie will teach you some of her own, very cool, combinations too.

Workshop 3: Linking movements together and keeping your audience engaged

Saturday 7th March
12.00-2.00pm

This session is all about how to effortlessly flow from one move to another as well as how to use powerful moves to shock and surprise your audience. You’ll also learn how to use poses in your dance  and get great photos during your performance.

Early bird bookings for the series are open now! Places are limited, so be sure to book.

3 Workshop Masterclass Series with Katie Alyce SOLD OUT  £80 Early bird price until 31 December £65

Individual Workshops with Katie Alyce £30 SOLD OUT

*Kindly note that by making this booking you understand that course places are non-transferable and non-refundable regardless of student circumstances, e.g. illness, injury, holiday, pregnancy. You also understand that film footage and photos from the session may be used for promotional purposes.