" Shimmy class is a super fun and challenging midweek blast of happiness and amazing exercise. Afterward I feel muscles I didn't know I even had—especially after one leg shimmies!"
— Cathy R., student

All classes are at Bright Star World Dance, 108 High Street, Floor 3, Portland, ME 04101.

  • Belly Dance, Levels 1-4 - Monday, Wednesday evenings
  • Lunchtime Shimmy - Wednesdays, 12:00 PM
  • Belly Dance Drillz & Zillz - Sundays 5:00 PM
  • Ballet Basics for Adults - Sundays 9:30 AM, Tuesdays 5:30 PM
  • Ballet for Figure Skaters - Private sessions
  • Private Lessons - Belly Dance & Ballet on your schedule

Belly Dance Classes

Belly Dance Classes Portland Maine

Level 1: Wed 5:30 PM
Level 2: Mon 7:00 PM
Level 3/4: Wed 7:00 PM
New session starts July 11, 2016!
Rates vary based on session length

Enhance your confidence & project the joy of life!

Join Rosa's belly dance class and delve into belly dance movement, musicality and tradition. Beginner and intermediate classes available.

Learn more about belly dance classes!

Lunchtime Shimmy

Belly Dance Classes Portland Maine

Wednesdays, 12:00-12:50 PM
Total beginners welcome!
Drop-in $10, $50/five-class
Classes are ongoing. Start this week!

Shake the midweek stress with Lunchtime Shimmy!

Shimmy through your lunch break with this upbeat beginner belly dance class. Get great exercise while having fun and learning new dance moves!

Lunchtime Shimmy is ongoing. Start any time!

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Belly Dance Drillz & Zillz

Belly Dance Classes Portland Maine

Sundays, 5:00-6:00 PM
For students with some belly dance experience
Drop-in $15, $75/five-class
Classes are ongoing. Start this week!

Up your belly dance game!

Perfect your technique! This class will challenge and inspire students to deepen their belly dance technique and their zill skills. We will work on clean technique, plus layering, level changes, and traveling steps.

Drillz & Zillz is ongoing. Start any time!

Learn more about Belly Dance Drillz & Zillz!

Ballet Basics for Adults

Adult Ballet Classes Portland Maine

Sundays, 9:30-10:45 AM
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 PM

Total beginners welcome!
Drop-in $15, $75/five-class card
Classes are ongoing. Start this week!

Always wanted to learn ballet? Now you can!

No dance experience necessary! Improve your posture, gain balance & stability, strengthen your entire body, and develop flexibility in this ballet basics class for adults.

Classes are ongoing. Start any time!

Learn more and sign up here!

Ballet for Skaters

Ballet Classes for Figure Skaters Portland Maine

Traditional ballet is a full-body workout that develops core strength, balance, extension, arm carriage, flexibility, injury prevention and body awareness with movement, and injury prevention.

This class is especially tailored to the needs of figure skaters! NOTE: Pointe work (aka toe) will *not* be taught.

The current session is open only to figure skaters competing at the juvenile level or higher.

Email Rosa for more info.

Private Lessons

Belly Dance Classes Portland Maine

One-on-one study to achieve YOUR goals!

How high can you climb? Let's find out.

Rosa's Grace Academy incorporates technique, musicality, strength, and presentation.

Skype and in-person options available.

Learn more here or email Rosa for more info!