Upcoming Classes/Workshops


Pre-registration no longer available for this series.  I will accept $75 cash or credit card at door today. 

Starting March 28th,
Dalia Carella Presents:
COMBOLICIOUS - Creating Star Power!
New 4 Week Class Series
March 28, April 4, 11 & 18

Join Dalia on Tuesday nights for a rocking dance community class. If you're looking to add more innovative movement to your Theatrical Belly Dance repertoire and sharpen your performance skills, this class is for you. In this series, Dalia focuses on training dancers to improve their technique, stage craft and stage persona. Each week, you will apply these skills in a sassy new combo and become the star performer you've always wanted to be!

When: 7:45 - 9:00 pm. 
Where: Anahid Sofian Dance Studio - 29 W 15th Street, 6th Floor (ring bell and take elevator) 
Cost: $75 for 4-week Dance Pak (must be purchased online in advance) --- $22 for walk-ins          

No refunds on classes or workshops. 


Dalia Carella:  is an internationally renowned Near/Middle Eastern and world fusion solo artist, choreographer, master teacher, and the Founder/Artistic Director of the Dalia Carella Dance Collective. Dalia has delved deeply in Near Eastern and Turkish Romani dance, as well as Flamenco, Indian, Bollywood/Bhangra, Afro-Haitian, Samba, Salsa, Bomba and Plena, Tango, jazz and ballet. The dance forms Dalia teaches around the world are Dance Orientale Cabaret, Belly Dance Contemporary, Flamenco Araby, Turkish Romani and Belly Dance Tango Fusion. Her rich background has lead her to make works utilizing both ethnic and contemporary movement. She is known for her explorations into cultural dance forms, her precise and seamless blending of traditional and modern dance in the theatrical context, and for her dark and sultry cabaret styling. Of her 2004 New York City off-Broadway show “In Search of A Goddess”, Lisa Jo Sagolla from Backstage wrote: “Dalia Carella has star power. Performing a highly original fusion of Middle Eastern, modern, and other world dance forms, she bewitches her spectators, while seeming to excite herself, with a sizzling allure that is almost frightening.” Dalia numerous concerts and teaching tours have led her throughout the US, Canada, England, Puerto Rico, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Portugal, China, Japan, Italy, and Turkey. Ms. Carella and Alice Giampieri are hosting an dance and music retreat in Marche, Italy this year!  For more info, go to the Italian Retreat link on this site.