Bellydance Classes Windsor, Slough and Maidenhead

  • Here are the public bellydance classes  I am teaching around Windsor, Slough and Maidenhead in Berkshire during Winter 2017/2018.  I also teach one to one and corporate groups around the Windsor area, if you want to find out more about this please contact me at ellen@shimmies.co.uk

*** Latest News ***  Christmas schedule is now live – as are class bookings for January 2018  ***

BELLYDANCE  TECHNIQUE CLASSES

Monday 7.00pm – 8.00pm  Improvers level, Windsor

First Floor Dance Studio 1 at Windsor Youth and Community Centre, Alma Road, Windsor SL4 3HD.  This term is focusing on a range of bellydance props but there will be plenty of technique and drills to challenge your dance skills too.  This class needs to be booked as a full term course as it is progressive.  Please email ellen@shimmies.co.uk to book your place for a trial lesson.   Bookings are open now, this class is sold out for this term and next term starts back on 8th January.

Tuesday 7.30pm – 8.30pm  Beginners and continuing beginners, Maidenhead

At the Yoga Hub, 42 York Road, Maidenhead SL6 1SH.  This class will teach you all the bellydance basics in a fun and friendly environment.  This class is progressive so you will need to book either as a half term or as a full term course.  You are also welcome to join for a trial lesson to see if bellydancing is for you and there are a couple of classes left this term!  Please email ellen@shimmies.co.uk to book your place.   We break up for Christmas after the class on 5th December and the winter term starts back on Tuesday 9th January.

Wednesday 10.00am – 11.15am Open level class – Central Windsor

Yoga for Harmony, 143 Arthur Road, Windsor, SL4 1RU. For more details about the venue and where to park see http://www.yogaforharmony.co.uk/. Small and friendly class in a mirrored studio, we run year round focusing on bellydance technique, fitness and fun. Drop ins are welcome for £10 a class or you can buy a block of 6 lessons for £50.  This class breaks for Christmas on the 13th December and starts back again on 10th January 2018.

Sunday 7.15pm – 8.30pm Beginners/Improvers classes – Central Windsor

Yoga for Harmony, 143 Arthur Road, Windsor, SL4 1RU. For more details about the venue and where to park see http://www.yogaforharmony.co.uk/. This is a new class suitable for complete beginners focusing on technique and various bellydance themes. Drop ins are welcome for £10 a class or you can buy a block of 6 lessons for £50.  Please pre-book this class to reserve your space.  This class breaks for Christmas after the class on 10th December and starts back again on 7th January 2018.

BELLYDANCE  PRACTICE CLASSES

Thursday 8.00pm – 9.30pm Open Practice Sessions in Dorney between Maidenhead and Windsor

This is a friendly and informal practice session that allows for some technique practice, running through choreographies or space for dancers working independently on their own projects.  All dancers are very welcome whoever you take your main classes with.  This class is only £5 towards the venue hire.  This class will run *most weeks* throughout the year but please text to confirm on any given date.

Saturday 10.00am – 12.00 Open Practice Sessions in Dorney between Maidenhead and Windsor

This is an open practice session for drilling, working with props or rehearsing routines.  All dancers are very welcome including beginners.  Cost is only £5 towards the venue hire.   This runs on selected Saturdays throughout the year. Full details and dates are at Practice sessions.

*** Alternative classes  ***

I am looking at launching a new class in Wraysbury in 2018 – if this is in the right area for you please contact me now to join our waiting list.  Drop me an email at ellen@shimmies.co.uk

If none of these times work for you I keep a pretty complete register of all the bellydance classes in the area.  Please do drop me a message at ellen@shimmies.co.uk and I’m happy to suggest other venues or teachers that may be closer to you or teach on different nights of the week.  A fabulous selection of  lessons in Windsor, Maidenhead and Wokingham is available at Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance

Happy shimmies to all!