Hayati is a certified dance instructor who loves creating memorable performances. She has been involved in a number of dance forms and is interested in combining different styles to bring new meaning to familiar motifs. Her influences include ballet, Latin, jazz, exotic, flow and burlesque. She is level 5 Bohemian blade and Bellyqueen teacher training certified and is especially fond of props. She strives to bring variety to the Buffalo dance scene with her choreography. She is the founder and creative force behind The Kind Killers as well as co-founder of Fire and Ice and HipSis. Join her LIVE Online classes via Zoom or contact directly For COVID-19 Waiver and Attestation to join in person mask mandatory socially distant classes outdoors.
Wednesday 7:30PM - 9:00PM
June 3- July 15
This LIVE Online 7 week session is open to all levels. $15/class or $85 if paid in full in advance (sorry, no refunds). Closes after 2nd session. Please check in discussion for prop details. You do not need a prop to take the class and learn the combos and be able to jam with us in improvisation sessions go forward, but you would need a prop to perform with us for July 25 as part of Hayati Bellydance's The Kind Killers fire fan choreography. Additional sessions on safety will be forthcoming and the performers interested in being in the video will meet up for in person rehearsals.
Sunday 10:30AM - 12:30PM
June 14- July 12
This in person outdoor session will focus on the fast movements for team sync (the counterpart to what we are incorporating in the fire fan class). The goal is to develop understanding of and drill the movements to commit to muscle memory. We will plan on performing one of our training songs for the July 25 Online event. Video will be taken on our last session (7 hrs of training total, 1 hr for prep and shooting the video). Please bring a yoga mat and facial covering (mask). We do plan to social distance in Butler park. Please send $85 to register for the session (sorry, no refunds) Paypal or Venmo Bogdana-Sokolov-Hayatidance. Registration closes Friday 6/12.