Dance like everyone is watching.
NEW!!! The Phoenix Rising.
Reserve your spot today for our spring 2018 class session.
Ruric Amari, Erica LaViolette, and MIchelle Gross, of the Samovar Dance Co., present the Phoenix Rising. This is a 5 month long Ethnic Dance series which gives you the foundation of Arabic & Tribal Belly Dance, Tahitian Otea, & Bollywood. Each teacher brings a unique approach and style so you can connect with your body in new ways.
Burn off the old, nurture the new, rise again.
$60 per month or $230 for 5 months, a $70 savings!
February-June, Tuesdays 7-8 PM
Limited to 8 students.
OPEN HOUSE! Tuesday, January 30th 7-8 pm. Meet your teachers, see demonstrations, participate with a few basics, and experience some of the costuming, props, and music of these beautiful dance styles.
Held at Safiyyah Dance at 8001 Vine Crest Ave. #7.
"...mesmerizing, epic, and great fun."
Ruric-Amari is a dancer unlike any other! Following in the footsteps of La Meri, she is always learning, molding & perfecting her craft. Her special focus is International dance of a wide variety, offering authentic and personal fusion styles . A life long dancer, Ruric has studied many styles of dance and is fascinated with concepts of line and musicality. She uses her studies of Delsarte and constant conditioning to help create effective presentations of multiple styles of dance.
Ruric has taught and performed around the United States, including...
*Guest star appearances at JeBon in NYC.
*Mediterrean Echoes Instructor in Cincinnati.
*Featured soloist at Ramsi's Cafe in Louisville for 10 years.
...for full resume and bio www.ruric-amari.com/about.html
She founded the Samovar Dance Company in 2007 to further explore group performance and cooperation. Students find Ruric's teaching style compelling because it melds together practice, vulnerability, and empowerment to create better dance within the individual. Students study a wide variety of subjects but some main focuses include ATS® ,Tribal, Cabaret and Folkloric Arabic Dance, Indian dance, mat Pilates and Yoga.