Classes & Workshops


DATURA, 1847 E BURNSIDE, #103, PDX, OR 97232 

Next Session begins March 5, 2018


Monday  6:30pm – 7:25pm:  American Tribal Style® Fundamentals

Learn the essential elements of American Tribal Style® Belly Dance, starting with posture, presentation and zils.  In an 8-week cycle, Slow and Fast steps will be taught and group formations introduced.  This class is open to all levels of dancers, providing a strong foundation for dancers new to ATS® and offering clear refinement for the experienced dancer.  You are welcome to drop-in to this class after the cycle has started.


Monday  7:30pm – 8:25pm:  American Tribal Style® Variations & Drills

Develop and refine your dance technique by drilling steps and exploring their variations and flourishes.  Working individually and in groups, cues and transitions will be drilled, using exciting combinations, to improve your improvisational dance skills.  This class is geared towards dancers with a working knowledge of ATS® basics steps and an understanding of partner dancing and formations.

Portland Class Fees

    • Drop-in:  $15/class
    • Discounted class cards available:  5 classes for $50 / 10 classes for $90
    • Class cards are valid for 6 months after purchase date
    • Class cards are non-refundable and non-transferable
    • Treat class cards like cash – lost or missing cards will not be replaced

Purchase Classes

Contact Colette with questions or to register – 541/400-8173

Private Lessons are available


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