Tamarind Studio

900 South 5th Street, Suite 203
Milwaukee, WI 53204

Call 414-979-1013 or email superbeth@tamarindtribalbellydance.com

 
   
 

Our teachers are trained, experienced professionals.

Classes are segmented by skill level and style

Suitable for Beginner Dancers Beginner (Level 1) ATS® Dance Fundamentals
less than 1 year of experience ATS® Blender
Friday Flow
"Mommy and Me"
Beginner Tribal Fusion
Friday Fuze
"Shake Like a Rock Star!"
Arabic Bellydance Level I and Level II
Belly Dance Drills with Zahra
Suitable for Intermediate Dancers Intermediate (Level 2) Tribal Combinations for ATS®
1 to 3 years of experience ATS® Blender
Friday Flow
Friday Fuze
Saturday Sauce
Arabic Bellydance Level II and Level III
Suitable for Advanced Dancers Advanced (Level 3) ATS® Drills
More than 3 years of experience Advanced (Level 4) Improv Choreography
Tamarind Tribal Transformations®
Saturday Sauce
Arabic Bellydance Level II and Level III

Click on a style to learn about the classes offered.

ATS® TTT® Fusion Arabic Fitness/Specialty

Beginner (Level 1)
ATS® Dance Fundamentals

Learn the ATS® basics in this course. Incorporating both fast and slow movements from your very first class, we'll get you moving Day 1!
Basics include dance posture, understanding muscle groups for movements, zils, and formations.

**No prior dance experience required. Zils, also known as finger cymbals, are required by week 3.

Typical Course Session is 8 Weeks

Intermediate (Level 2)
Tribal Combinations for ATS®

In this course, we build upon the ATS® Fundamentals with new movements, refine individual and group techniques through extended drills in both slow and fast.


**It is recommended that you complete Level 1 - ATS® Fundamentals at least once prior to attending. Dancer must also understand the basics of leading and following.

Typical Course Session is 12 Weeks

Advanced (Level 3)
ATS® Drills

This is an advanced class. This class continues to expand upon the slow and fast movement vocabulary. In addition, this class will incorporate techniques required to perform including: stage presence, musical interpretation, continued group interaction, and performance preparation.

**Completion of Level 1 and Level 2. Please check with the instructor about your skill level prior to attending class.

Typical Course Session is 24 Weeks

Advanced (Level 4)
Improv Choreography

This class requires instructor approval to attend. Participants of this class will be learning additional slow and fast movements, in addition to continued work in advanced formations and movement dialect building upon the ATS® format.

**Participants need to be comfortable with all prior levels.

Typical Course Session is 24 Weeks

Friday Flow

First Friday Flow is a one hour ATS® class divided into 15 minutes segments. Students will dance for approximately 30-45 minutes in the beginning and intermediate ATS® dancing. The last 15-30 minutes will be silent stretching and mediation.

During this class, there will be no verbal communication. There will be no explanation of movements or feedback given. Just come and enjoy the flow!

**Participants need to be comfortable with Level 1 & Level 2 (or be able to follow and let go into the divine flow)

ATS® Blender

Learn the basics and expand your knowledge all in one class! Incorporating both fast and slow movements from your very first class, we'll get you moving Day 1!

Basics include dance posture, understanding muscle groups for movements, zils, understand the basics of leading and following, and learn formations. In addition, build upon the ATS® Fundamentals with new movements, refine individual and group techniques through extended drills in both slow and fast.

"Mommy and Me"

"Mommy and Me" is a one hour ATS® class.

During this class, we will focus on working together as a pair, building the connection between mother and child through interactions including non-verbal communication in a fun and engaging setting!

**Participants are encouraged to dress-up!


Beginner ( Level 1) Tamarind Tribal Transformations®




This is an advanced class.

This class continues to expand upon the students slow and fast movement vocabulary with an introduction to the Tamarind Tribal Transformations vocabulary. In addition, this class will incorporate techniques required to perform including: stage presence, musical interpretation, continued group interaction, and performance preparation.

**Completion of Level 1 and Level 2 ATS®. Please check with the instructor about your skill level prior to attending class.


Beginner Tribal Fusion




In this class, continue your journey into Tribal fusion. This class will focus on choreography that fuses Improv Tribal styles with other dance forms such as contemporary, Indian, and Hip Hop movements. Classes are high energy that will focus on strength and flexibility.

*Suitable for beginners or intermediate dancers
**No prior dance experience required.

Friday Fuze

Light your Friday "fuze" with fusion drills!

We will spend time learning and drilling isolations and combinations, focus on muscle differentiation and mechanics, and zils. Drawing from ATS® and the serpentine stylings of Rachel Brice and the heavy hitting pop and lock fusion of Zoe Jakes, we will be drilling both fast and slow movements from your very first class to get you moving! Classes are high energy that will focus on strength and flexibility.

Whether you are looking to try something new, perfect your fusion technique, challenge your mind, or sweat, this monthly class is meant to get you dancing all night long.

Appropriate for all dancers.

Saturday Sauce




This is an advanced class.

Not for the faint of heart, this class is meant to challenge even the most advanced dancer with complex isolation drills and mini choreography, floorwork, or any genre of dance movement. Be ready to bring your "A" game. Classes are high energy that will focus on strength and flexibility.

"Shake Like a Rock Star!"

Teens only class (ages 13-19)

In this 4 week mini session, we'll get those hips shaking with basic belly dance moves. Dancing to pop music (in addition to traditional favorites), this class will incorporate both fast and slow movements, zils, and formations. We will draw from a multitude of different styles to fuse together some fun and exciting choreographies and improv dancing too!

If you're shy, bring a friend!

Arabic Bellydance Level I and Level II Basic and intermediate technique, arabic rhythms, combos and may include any or all of the following: props including veil, finger cymbals, assaya (cane), classical, regional and folkloric styles of arabic dance and short choreography.
Arabic Bellydance Level II and Level III Intermediate and advanced technique, arabic rhythms, combos and may include any or all of the following: props including veil, finger cymbals, assaya (cane), classical, regional and folkloric styles of arabic dance and short choreography.
Belly Dance Drills with Zahra A fun and exciting cardio class using the exotic moves of Raqs Sharki, or Belly Dance. Whether you are an advanced student looking to brush up the basics through drills or have no dance experience and are looking for an exercise class that will hold you attention, this class is for you!
Belly Barre Influenced by bellydance and ballet, this class will provide you with a total body workout, designed to build muscular endurance, balance, and just get you moving in a fun new way!
Hula Hooping The history of hula hooping isn't completely known. However, there are references to hula hoop through art going back to ancient Greece. Hula Hooping came into popularity in the United States during the 1960s. This class is designed to give you a great workout and assist with coordination. Get ready to sweat!
 
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