"Always feel terrific after dancing with Rosa! Precision, support, guidance, and laughter. The best." - Susan F., student

Lunchtime Shimmy & Ballet Basics drop-in classes are now ONLINE. Learn more here!

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"A Dancer's Hands & Arms" Online Intensive

Three-week focused sessions

Floppy arms? Pointy elbows? Helicopter hands? Let's fix 'em!

Develop graceful arms, beautiful hands, strong back muscles, and gorgeous lines through Rosa's unique technique, methodology, and drills in twelve lessons delivered over 4 weeks.

Learn on your schedule, from anywhere. Starts July 23!

$75. Get $10 off till July 9 with code ELEGANTARMS!

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Belly Dance Special Topics Online Classes

From Bright Star World Dance, Portland, ME - Via Zoom

Three-week focused sessions

Join Rosa for a dive into a variety of topics this winter!

  • Tuesdays, 7:30 PM EDT (1 hr, 15 minutes), find your time zone here.
  • Veil Floats & Transitions - Starts May 11
  • Visionary Variations - Starts June 8
  • Delicious Pauses - Starts July 13

$55/3-week class. Recordings available!

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Drop-In Adult Dance Classes - Online

From Bright Star World Dance, Portland, ME - Via Zoom

Ballet Basics for Adults - Drop in / Class Card

Gain flexibility, balance, strength, and grace in this welcoming ballet technique class. Open to people of all genders, ages 18+. Ballet shoes encouraged, but don't let that stop you--socks will work.

  • Sundays 10:30 AM EST - Ballet Basics: Barre & Centre + Stretch
  • Tuesdays 6:00 PM EST - Adv. Beginner: Barre & Centre
  • Wednesdays 10:30 AM EST - Ballet Basics/Adv. Beginner: Barre-on-the-Floor
  • Thursdays 7:30 PM EST - Ballet Basics: Balance & Adagio
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Shimmy Time - Drop-in Belly Dance Class

Shake off your stress! Join this upbeat intermediate-level belly dance class featuring a new combo each week. Get a great workout and learn about the cultural context that inspires each combo!

Our class combos are inspired by a different Egyptian dancer each month. Coming up: Samia Gamal (May), Zizi Mustafa (June), Feyrouz (July)

All drop-in classes are ongoing. Join us this week!

  • Wednesdays 12:00 PM EST - Lunchtime Shimmy
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Online Intro Dance Classes for Adults

From Bright Star World Dance, Portland, ME - Via Zoom

Intro to Belly Dance - 4-week Class

Learn about movements, rhythms, and cultural context of Egyptian dance in this friendly and supportive class for total beginners!

Yes, YOU are perfect for belly dance, right now.

You don't need to lose or gain weight. You don't need to have rhythm or be flexible. Just bring your self and your sense of fun to learn something new this season in a warm and supportive environment.

Starts Monday, May 10, 7:30 PM EDT. Class recordings are available till a week after the final class. Find your time zone here.

$65/4-week class. Get $10 off till March 16!

Learn more about Intro to Belly Dance online!
Intro to Adult Ballet - 6-week Class

Gain strength, grace, balance, and flexibility in this welcoming class for total beginners. People of all genders and body types welcomed and affirmed. This class is open to people ages 18+.

Starts Wednesday, May 12, 6:00 PM EDT. Class recordings are available for a full week after each class. Find your time zone here.

$100/6-week class. Get $10 off till April 30!

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Online Private Lessons

Ballet or Belly Dance

Customized lessons tailored to your needs and your learning style. Multi-lesson packages available!

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Instructional DVDs

Delicious Pauses, Hands & Arms, and more

Shop for instructional DVDs and Grace Academy merch!

  • A Dancer's Hands & Arms
  • Rhythm & Pause DVD/CD combo
  • Delicious Pauses: Negative Space in Movement
  • Purple tank tops
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Party Entertainment, Weddings, Bridal Showers, and More

Not currently booking due to COVID-19.

Elegant, family-friendly entertainment

Rosa brings sparkle and excitement to special events all around Southern Maine. Be sure to book well in advance!

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