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Beginners' Tribal Bellydance (ATS format)

In this weekly, continuous class we will be going through the very basics of ATS Belly Dance. We start with posture and simple conditioning and drills to wake up our bodies. Each week a new move will be introduced from the slow and fast groups of dance steps and we will look at the cues which will be integrated into the dance for later group improvisation. We will also be introducing the use of zills.

Level: Absolute beginner

When: Wednesdays  7.15pm

Where: HUBnub, Whittox Lane, Frome, BA11 3BY (the old church hall opp. Sun St Chapel)

Cost:  Payment is monthly and starts at £18/month.

Bookings: To book your place on the course, please email Barbara:

Or phone: 07716 351 171 

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