Hardcore Zills – Part 2 starting September 11

Starting September 11 – Oct 16 (no class Sept 25), join Aziza Nawal for Part 2 of Hardcore Zills with a brand new choreography that will be performed at the upcoming Spooktakular Soire on October 21!

In this 5 week class you will learn a choreography that will be performed at the Spooktacular show on October 21st at Nicola’s Restaurant. Attendance to all classes and one rehearsal prior to the show is encouraged. Aziza Nawal will have the final say on who will perform based on your participation and commitment. 

Atlanta Fusion Belly Dance – register here – choose the 6 week choreography option to save $$
1015 Collier Rd NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318

 

Hardcore Zills starts August 7

Special 4 week session – Tuesdays August 7-28 @ 8pm
*Part 1 of 2, next session meets September 11 – October 16, no class September 25*

Part 1:
Join Aziza Nawal for this special 4 week Hardcore Belly Dance class focusing on zills (finger cymbals) and oriental dance (Belly Dance) technique. New to zills? No problem – this class will feature drills of common rhythms and patterns that is great for all levels of experience. This is an intermediate to advanced level dance class so knowledge of belly dance fundamentals is recommended.

Aziza Nawal recommends using quality finger cymbals for this class to get the most benefit – Saroyan and Turquoise International are trusted vendors. Miss Belly dance carries Turquoise International zills as well.

Part 2:
Hardcore Zills part II: Chroegraphy Class Sept 11 – Oct 16 (no class Sept 25). Take the skills you learned in Aziza Nawal’s previous session and apply them to learning this original choreography by Aziza Nawal.

In this 5 week class you will learn a choreography that will be performed at the Spooktacular show on October 21st at Nicola’s Restaurant. Attendance to all classes and one rehearsal prior to the show is encouraged. Aziza Nawal will have the final say on who will perform based on your participation and commitment. 

Here are links to purchase zills:

http://www.missbellydance.com/Belly_Dance_Zills_Detailed_2_1_4_Diameter_p/zill17.htm

http://www.missbellydance.com/Belly_Dance_Zills_Plain_2_1_2_Diameter_p/zill15.htm

https://www.saroyancymbals.com/store/welcome-to-saroyan-mastercrafts/arabesque-mc-300/

If you purchase these from Miss Belly Dance please specify you want Turquoise International Zils wither 2 1/4″ or 2 1/2″ diameter – these are the ones Aziza Nawal recommends.

2018 Dance Classes with Aziza Nawal

Aziza Nawal teaches at Atlanta Fusion Belly Dance Studios on Tuesday evenings Sessions vary so please check back for details.

Beginner Belly Dance Tuesdays 7pm

Hardcore Belly Dance Tuesdays 8pm

That’s right Tuesday is Aziza Nawal day at AFBD! Level 1 drop-in classes at 7pm for all new to belly dance and those who just want some good old fashioned technique. We will drill isolations, step combinations and shimmies essential to Middle Eastern Dance.

Then at 8pm, Aziza Nawal will teach the Intermediate/Advanced level class. Topics may include: combinations to different Middle Eastern rhythms each week explaining the structure and sound, how it is used in music of the region and most importantly – how to dance to them. Class will consist of drills across the floor with a focus on technique for the Intermediate to Professional level dancer as well as intense warm-ups. get ready to learn and train!

Drop-in classes are $10

 

Beginner Belly Dance Classes – 2017

Drop-in Beginner Belly Dance

This is a Level One class perfect for the beginner, novice beginner and those intermediate to advanced level dancers seeking structured core training. As they say in ballet – “back to the bar” – this class moves you through a body awareness warm-up, isolation exercises, various shimmies and traveling moves that are all essential to Middle Eastern Dance.

Tuesdays @ 7:40pm 
Cost: $10 per class or use your AFBD all access pass

 

 

 

Thursdays at AFBD

Intermediate/Advanced Level Class

Join Aziza Nawal on Thursdays for two exciting classes. 

Thursdays @ 7:00pm – Level II and up  Choreography

Hardcore Belly Dance

Technique and combinations for all styles of belly dance will be taught in this fun high energy  class- it’s also a great workout! Drop-ins are welcome!

Thursdays @ 8:05pm

Click here to pre-pay or use your AFBD All Access Pass

Advanced Class Starts Soon

New class session with Aziza Nawal at Atlanta Fusion Belly dance Studios

New class session with Aziza Nawal at Atlanta Fusion Belly dance Studios

5-week Belly Dance Choreography with Aziza Nawal (Intermediate/Level 2) starts Thursday 9/29/16
NEW TIME!!! 8:00pm (Drop in class will meet at 7:00pm)

Join Aziza Nawal for a brand new choreography that is lively and fun – inspired by Egyptian master instructor Madame Raqia Hassan.

Performance Opportunity!! Interested dancers will be invited to perform at our Winter Showcase Sunday 12/11/16 at 6:00pm

Beginner Drop-In Classes – 2017!

Aziza Nawal teaches a weekly drop-in class at Atlanta Fusion Belly Dance. This is a beginner level technique class that features drills on the fundamentals of Oriental Dance (a.k.a. Belly Dance). 

Class will begin with a warm-up and stretch followed by technique and step combinations. Learn the basic fundamentals of Middle Eastern Dance aka belly dance from resident master instructor Aziza Nawal. With over two decades of performing and teaching – she shares her knowledge in a friendly and encouraging environment. Two-left feet and lack of rhythm is welcome!!! As they say in ballet – “back to the bar” – this class moves you through a body awareness warm-up, isolation exercises, various shimmies and traveling moves that are all essential to Middle Eastern Dance.

Please arrive 10 minutes before class to register. Wear comfortable clothing such as yoga pants. Studio can be chilly – layers with long sleeves is recommended. 

Tuesdays at 7:40pm

Atlanta Fusion Belly Dance

1015-B Collier Road Atlanta, GA 30318

(404) 419-6551

http://www.atlantafusionbellydance.com/weekly-classes

 

Finger Cymbals!! New session begins February 23!

Intermediate/Advanced Level Class

5 week choreography session begins February 23.

Join Aziza Nawal for a brand new choreography with finger cymbals! Previous experience playing finger cymbals recommended even if it was just taking a single technique class. this is a continuation of a class that began in January – have no fear!!! You can still join if you missed the first session – we drill the patterns in each class and apply them to a structured choreography that consists of common combinations!

Performance Opportunity!! Interested dancers will be invited to perform at our Atlanta’s Got Talent Show in the Spring!

Thursdays @ 7:00pm

Hardcore Belly Dance

Ongoing – Drop Ins Welcome (No class on Feb 2).

Back by popular demand! Technique and combinations for all styles of belly dance will be taught in this fun high energy  class- it’s also a great workout! Drop-ins are welcome!

Thursdays @ 8:05pm

Click here to pre-pay or use your AFBD All Access Pass

 


Attention Students:

  1. IMPORTANT: Please arrive 10 minutes before class starts so that you can sign-in, change clothes if necessary and begin class on-time. However, if you happen to arrive after the start time of the class, the front door may be locked for security reasons – Miss Bellydance shares a space with us and their merchandise would be unattended. Please call or text Aziza Nawal at 404-247-9861 so she can let you in.
  2. Miss Bellydance merchandise is only available for purchase during their normal business hours.
  3. Turn your cell phone off.
  4. Please inform Aziza Nawal if you have any injuries, illnesses or are pregnant.
  5. Recommended clothing: yoga pants and tank top. Sometimes long sleeves are needed in the chillier months.
  6. Please bring water to stay hydrated.
  7. Keep practicing!!! The more you practice, the better you will grasp the movement concepts and train your muscles.
  8. Have fun and ask questions!

New classes for 2016!!

Jaki Hawthorne PhotographyHappy New Year!

Let’s get the new year started with all new classes from Aziza Nawal. She will continue her level one technique and drills class on Thursdays at 8:00pm. An all new class – Proptastic! will start January 7th at 7:00pm!

Intermediate/Advanced Level Class

6 week session begins January 7th 2016

PropTastic!!! – This 6-week course will be an overview of several props often used in belly dance performances. Technique, combinations and useful tips will be taught. Some props will be provided, but if you have them – Please bring your props! Aziza Nawal will announce each week what to bring for the next class! This will include cane, sword, veil, fan veils and candle tray plus an overview of shemedan (candelabra) First week will be veil! Class meets at 7pm followed by a Level 1 Drop in Technique & Combos class @ 8:00pm

Thursdays @ 7:o0pm

If you pre-register this session is only $50!
Click here to pre-pay or use your AFBD All Access Pass

Drop-in Belly Dance

This is a Level One class perfect for the beginner, novice beginner and those intermediate to advanced level dancers seeking structured core training. As they say in ballet – “back to the bar” – this class moves you through a body awareness warm-up, isolation exercises, various shimmies and traveling moves that are all essential to Middle Eastern Dance.

Thursdays @ 8:05pm – Starts Janury 7th 2016!!
Cost: $10 per class or use your AFBD all access pass

 

Attention Students: