White Lotus Bellydance technique
Level testing & Certification
To gain the fullest potential from your dance training & become the best dancer you can be. Technique level testing & certification exemplifies your dedication to your own personal & creative development through dance & verifies that you have achieved outstanding proficiency in the technique training offered in each course level at White Lotus School of Dance.
The beginning & intermediate technique tune-up workshops being offered this holiday season will prepare students who feel ready, for the beginning & intermediate technique level testing/certification being offered this December.
Stay tuned for next certification/level testing days at White Lotus School of Bellydance
Beginners Technique Level testing/certification
Dancers are evaluated on their demonstration of proper basic posture, clear isolation of muscle groups, beginners’ movements, steps & turns, basic muscular awareness, basic timing drills on zills (without dance movement), some grace & presence. The cost is $55 or do both beginners technique & beginners tribal certification testing for $90
Beginning Tribal Technique
Dancers are evaluated on their demonstration of proper basic posture, clear isolation of muscle groups, beginners’ tribal movements, steps & turns (slow & fast), basic muscular awareness, basic timing drills on zills (without dance movement), some grace & presence. The cost is $55 or do both beginners technique & beginners tribal certification testing for $90
Intermediate technique level testing/certification
Dancers are evaluated on their demonstration of intermediate bellydance technique, movements, simple movement combinations, basic finger cymbal playing with dance movement, fluidity of hand/arm movement, consistency of tempo speed & graceful veil maneuvering & rhythm Identification. Cost is $75 or bundle with all 5 tune-up workshops for a total of $110 ($20 savings)
Artistic Director of White Lotus School of Bellydance, Carrie Konyha is an internationally celebrated, world class bellydancer with more that 25 years of experience in professional dance performance and 15 years experience with teaching bellydance. Carrie has a passion for dance education and has been the author of a regularly featured column devoted to the business of teaching dance in internationally distributed bellydance magazine “Zaghareet” for nearly 10 years. Her newest bellydance instructional DVD (produced by World Dance New York) is currently being sold globally with rave reviews! White Lotus School of Bellydance offers the most comprehensive bellydance training curriculum in Arizona.