Course Overview

Belly Dance, or Raqs Sharqi, is an alluring and exciting dance form that you can incorporate into your daily movement routine, boost your confidence, and have fun in a welcoming, non-judgmental environment. Best of all, it is accessible to all fitness levels. The movements of belly dance can work for every BODY! Join me in this workshop to learn a few fundamental moves and shimmy away your holiday stress. Coin belt and hip scarves will be available to borrow. 

What You'll Learn

  • Learn a few fundamental belly dance moves
  • Shimmy away your holiday stress!

Who Should Attend

Appropriate for beginners and those interested in learning more about Belly Dance. The movements of Belly Dance can work for every BODY!

Additional Information

No equipment needed. Coin belt and hip scarves will be available to borrow.
Thank you for your interest in this course. This course is not currently open for enrollment. Please complete a Course Inquiry so that we may promptly notify you when enrollment opens.

New Mexico Arts & Crafts Festival 2023

This workshop is part of the New Mexico Arts & Crafts Festival held on November 11, 2023 at UNM Continuing Education. There will be craft workshops going on throughout the day, as well as artist booths and food trucks. Join this workshop to make your own gifts and then shop for unique, locally handmade gifts from New Mexico artists and vendors.

UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty, and Retirees: This class is eligible for UNM Tuition Remission under Personal Enrichment.

New Mexico Arts & Crafts Festival

Holiday Workshops

Saturday, November 11
2:00PM to 3:00PM

Macramé Feather

Speed Harmonica
Saturday, November 11
11:00AM to 12:00PM

Speed Harmonica

Fall in Love with Belly Dance
Saturday, November 11
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Fall in Love with Belly Dance

Balloon Art
Saturday, November 11
10:00AM to 11:00AM

Balloon Art for Beginners

Saturday, November 11
1:30PM to 3:00PM

Holiday Card Making

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