Tamalyn Dallal

Oriental Dance teacher, writer and film maker

August will be vacation month. Only 2 weeks (Aug. 2-12). Classes will resume on Monday, Sept. 6 (See below)

Tuesdays 7-8:30pm CT, August 3-9 (2 weeks only) $35

On Tuesdays, Tamalyn teaches a new choreography each month. For August, we will learn a short and sweet choreography to a vintage song by Ahmed Fouad Hassan. 

Thursdays 12 Noon-1pm CT, August 5 and 12 (2 weeks) $30

"2/4 and 4/4" We will dance to and explore these time signatures that are common in Middle Eastern music. How are they used? How to recognize and dance to them. 

(Tues. and Thurs. together, $50)

Monday Mornings, August 2-9, (Two classes) 7:30-8:30am CST $30

Basic Foundation Continued- How to apply these basics to music and make your dance clear and clean, timeless, relaxed and enjoyable. We will learn the difference between skeletal and muscular approaches to movement and how to add dynamics to the basics to make them sizzle.

Mon. and Tues. together, $50

Mon. and Thurs. together, $50

Mon., Tues. and Thurs. together, $70 

Registration buttons for all August classes 

MONDAY classes in August, $30

TUESDAY classes in August, $35

THURSDAY classes in August, $30

MONDAY and TUESDAY classes in August, $50

MONDAY and THURSDAY classes in August $50

TUESDAY and THURSDAY classes in August $50


September, 2021 Classes

Mondays, Sept. 6-27, 7:30-8:30am CT $50

"Dancing to Pop Songs: Turkish, Egyptian, Lebanese, and more"

Wake up, have fun and start your week with energy. Dance and learn the song meanings. 

Tuesdays, Sept. 7-28, 7-8:30pm $60

Choreography and exploration of the music by Ahmed Abdul Malek, renown African American Orient-meets-jazz artists from the late 50's, early 60's. 

Thursdays, Sept. 9-30, 12 Noon - 1pm, $50

"Dancing to Non Traditional Instruments"

When did the piano, cello, saxophone and electric guitar become part of Middle Eastern music? How do they make us feel and what are some options for dancing to them? 

Mon. and Tues. classes $90

Mon. and Thurs. classes $80

Tues. and Thurs. classes $90

Mon., Tues., and Thurs. classes $130

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