“Shimmy & Shine”

 It’s Belly Dance Time with Hannah!

Classes held at BodyVibe Studio, 999 Andersen Drive in San Rafael CA, and virtually on Zoom

Saturdays @ 10:30-11:30 (PST)

Contact me for the class Zoom link. and pay HERE. Sign up for one class ($15) or the monthly membership ($50) that will bill automatically. You can cancel anytime. Monthly membership includes access to class recordings and other resources.


Move every part of you in a fun and feminine way through Shimmy & Shine dance classes with Hannah Romanowsky! Come enjoy the pleasure of captivating rhythms, flowing melodies, and alluring movements in a way that supports your free expression and enlivens your soul.

 Emphasis will be on advanced beginning and intermediate belly dance technique to open the spine and release the hips, and an introduction to rich dance and music traditions from the Silk Road, the Middle East, and beyond.  Choreography will be taught.

The technique covered includes undulations, figure-8s, circles,  hip and shoulder shimmies,  hip and shoulder isolations, graceful Persian arm gestures, traditionally-based and fusion choreography. 

I can’t wait to dance with you! Contact me for the class link or to reserve your place at BodyVibe Studio in San Rafael CA. Pay HERE or in person. See you soon! Love, Hannah


About me:  I’m a performing artist, dance teacher, and cultural arts specialist with over 35 years of experience in the international dance arts.  I was a principal artist with Ballet Afsaneh, founded the DanceVersity multicultural youth arts education program and the Scheherazade School of Sacred Dance, and have been on faculty at the Afsaneh Dance Academy, College of Marin, Sonoma Dance Conservatory, and other places of learning.  My specialty is Persian, Central Asian, and Middle Eastern dance.

My students say they appreciate my warm and supportive teaching style and breadth of expertise in cultural dance traditions.  I am devoted to being of service to my community, reawakening the Feminine through embodied art, and honoring dance and music as vehicles of joy, healing, and transformation in modern times.

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