Sahara Dance

Belly Dance Classes

Fall Class Schedule

September 2 - December 21 (15 weeks)

Half-term classes: September 2 - October 20 (7 weeks)

     ** Special Beginner Promotion: 2-for-1 Shimmy Fun! **
Join a Beginner I (Zeina) class and sign up a friend for free!
When you register, just provide your friend's name on the checkout form and you'll both be enrolled in the class. 2-for-1!

Click the headers below to sort. Questions? Call (202) 362-4400

Class Location Day Time Teacher Cost Register
Raqs Caravan West[P] Central (Tenleytown) Mon 8:00-9:00 pm Ami / Elysa $290
Soft, Slow & Stretchy (7 weeks)[H] Central (Tenleytown) Wed 6:00-7:00 pm Rachel $140
Raquettes ShimmyPop[P] Central (Tenleytown) Wed 8:00-9:00 pm Ebony $290
Raquettes Nadia[P] Central (Tenleytown) Thur 8:15-9:15 pm Jennifer $290
Raquettes Samia[P] Central (Tenleytown) Tues 7:00-8:00 pm Melissa $290
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Raquettes Tahia[P] Downtown (Gallery Pl) Tues 8:30-9:30 pm Omoladun $290
Raqs Caravan East[P] Central (Tenleytown) Tues 8:15-9:15 pm Rachel / Jennifer $290
Raquettes Naima[P] Downtown (Gallery Pl) Wed 8:30-9:30 pm Randa $290
Raquettes Badia[P] Central (Tenleytown) Wed 8:00-9:00 pm Brianne $290
Amira-Inspired Vintage ATS Performance[P] Central (Tenleytown) Sat 12:15-1:15 pm Eugenia $290
Beginner II Technique Central (Tenleytown) Tues 6:00-7:00 pm Brianne $260
Intermediate Tabla (Drum) & Rhythms (7 weeks)[H] Central (Tenleytown) Sun 10:00-11:00 am Randy $140
Beginner Tabla (Drum) & Rhythms (7 weeks)[H] Central (Tenleytown) Sun 11:00 am-12:00 pm Randy $140
Intermediate / Advanced Tribal Technique Central (Tenleytown) Mon 7:00-8:00 pm Ami / Elysa $260
Low Intermediate I Technique Central (Tenleytown) Wed 7:00-8:00 pm Brianne $260
Low Intermediate III: Veil Technique Downtown (Gallery Pl) Mon 6:00-7:00 pm Omoladun $260
Folkloric Highlights Downtown (Gallery Pl) Mon 7:00-8:00 pm Omoladun $260
Beginner II Technique Downtown (Gallery Pl) Tues 5:30-6:30 pm Ebony $260
Vaudeville Tribal Combos Central (Tenleytown) Mon 6:00-7:00 pm Gabrielle $260
Beginner II / Low Intermediate Technique Central (Tenleytown) Thur 6:00-7:00 pm Jennifer $260
Vaudeville "Swing-a-long" Performance (LI/Int)[P] Central (Tenleytown) Mon 7:00-8:00 pm Gabrielle $290
Urban-Belly Dance Fusion Technique Central (Tenleytown) Wed 7:00-8:00 pm Ebony $260
Intermediate Technique Central (Tenleytown) Wed 6:00-7:00 pm Ebony $260
Intermediate Technique Downtown (Gallery Pl) Wed 6:30-7:30 pm Melissa $260
Low Intermediate II: Zills Technique Central (Tenleytown) Tues 8:00-9:00 pm Melissa $260
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Beginner II Technique Silver Spring Thur 8:30-9:30 pm Cecelia $260
Low Intermediate I Technique Silver Spring Tues 7:30-8:30 pm Kelly $260
Low Intermediate Vintage-Style Performance[P] Silver Spring Tues 8:30-9:30 pm Kelly $290
Beginner II Technique Central (Tenleytown) Sat 11:00 am-12:00 pm Various $260
Intermediate: Tahia Golden Era Combos Downtown (Gallery Pl) Tues 7:30-8:30 pm Omoladun $260
Low Intermediate I Technique Central (Tenleytown) Sat 12:15-1:15 pm Various $260
Beginner I / Beginner II Performance[P] Central (Tenleytown) Thur 8:00-9:00 pm Laura $290
Low Intermediate I Technique Downtown (Gallery Pl) Thur 6:00-7:00 pm Randa $260
Low Intermediate / Intermediate Technique Central (Tenleytown) Tues 6:00-7:00 pm Melissa $260
Intermediate / Advanced Fun & Sassy Combos Downtown (Gallery Pl) Wed 7:30-8:30 pm Randa $260
American Tribal Style (ATS) Technique Central (Tenleytown) Sat 11:00 am-12:00 pm Eugenia $260
Intermediate / Advanced Intensive (75 min.) Central (Tenleytown) Thur 7:00-8:15 pm Jennifer $330
Intermediate / Advanced Intensive (75 min.) Central (Tenleytown) Tues 7:00-8:15 pm Rachel / Jennifer $330
Beginner II Technique Central (Tenleytown) Thur 7:00-8:00 pm Laura $260
Raquettes Latin[P] Downtown (Gallery Pl) Thur 7:00-8:00 pm Julie / Monica $290
Turkish Rom Central (Tenleytown) Sat 10:00-11:00 am Eugenia $260
Beginner I Technique (Zeina)[H] Downtown (Gallery Pl) Tues 6:30-7:30 pm Ebony $140
Beginner I Technique (Zeina)[H] Downtown (Gallery Pl) Wed 5:30-6:30 pm Melissa $140
Beginner I Technique (Zeina)[H] Silver Spring Thurs 7:30-8:30 pm Cecelia $140
Beginner I Technique (Zeina)[H] Central (Tenleytown) Sat 10:00-11:00 am Various $140
Beginner I Technique (Zeina)[H] Central (Tenleytown) Thurs 6:00-7:00 pm Rachel $140
Developing Choreography Intensive (13.5 hours)[P] Central (Tenleytown) Various Various Rachel / Jennifer $260
Sahara Dance Caravan Company[P] Central (Tenleytown) Various Various Rachel / Jennifer $290

NO CLASSES:  Monday, September 7 (Labor Day).
NO CLASSES:  Wednesday, November 25 - Sunday, November 29 (Thanksgiving).

Note: Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
All classes expire at the end of the session, and do not carry over to a future session.

[H = Half Term Class] Half term classes will run September 2 - October 20 (7 weeks).
2nd session half term classes will run October 21 - December 21 (8 weeks).

Payment Methods

Online transactions are handled by PayPal, but you don't need a PayPal account to register for class - any credit or debit card will work. Add the classes in which you plan to enroll to your cart by clicking the “Add to Cart” button for each and proceed to checkout by clicking on the “View your Cart” button. From the checkout screen you will be able to make changes to your registrations.