We are proud to present our fabulous advanced ATS student troupe, Azara Tribal Belly Dance!Directed by Jen and Cara of Damiana Dance Company, Azara Tribal Belly Dance performs at local festivals, haflas, and student showcases around the greater Seattle/Tacoma, Washington area. Find us on Facebookfor upcoming performances!Azara Tribal is made up of beginning through advanced ATS students from Jen and Cara’s ATS classes and private sessions in Tacoma and Bellingham. See below for more details on how you can be a part of Damiana’s student troupe!
AzaraTribal Belly Dance
A FatChanceBellyDance® Sister Studio
Damiana Dance Company’s ATS
This troupe is for...•Beginners who want to use the knowledge they have gained in bellydance classes in a supportive and safe dance environment.•Intermediate dancers who want to work on their performance skills and technique.•Advance dancers who want to be challenged while learning fun and complex improvisation and music.Along with student performance opportunities dancers will be added to our private discussion group on FaceBook to be emailed regular updated performance information and gain access to discussions throughout the year to enhance their dance practice.For performances students are grouped together by their class level and will perform with others of their same skill level. If you are very new to a level you may be placed in the previous level for performances until you are more familiar with the advanced ATS vocabulary. Additionally, advanced students may be selected, at the directors’ discretion, to perform with instructors or other advanced students for select shows based on skill level and ability. All students may not dance at all shows.Students do not have to dance to be part of the troupe. Those who are musically inclined, singing or playing an instrument, are also welcome to join to enhance performances and events. To have the opportunity to perform with Azara Tribal Belly Dance at haflas, recitals, and selected community events, you must meet the requirements listed below (at minimum).
Requirements:•Completed one full session of Level 1 & Level 2 (additional opportunites will arise for Level 3 and 4 students at the directors’ discretion)•Be a current student•Attend class or private lessons regularly•Ability to perform the moves required during the performance with the appropriate vocabulary/technique•Positive attitude and tribal community spirit•Attend rehearsals, when needed•Practice, practice, practice! :-)Costumes:Students must supply their own costumes. Here are the minimum requirements:•Black choli (short or long sleeved)•Coin bra•25-yard skirt•Hip scarf or tribal belt•Pantaloons