Dynamic and fun dance classes every Saturday at 
Dance Garden LA

Dance is growing in the garden and at LACC

Spring into dance and make up with DeVilla!

DeVilla’s on going dance classes at Dance Garden studio.

Saturday 10 AM –  Beginner with focus on technique, traveling and shimmy drill fun!

Saturday 11 AM – Advanced, with strength training, drills combinations and some choreography for performance.

FREE SHOW ALERT!

LACC SPRING DANCE CONCERT FEATURING

DEVILLA,

SEKHMET DANCE COMPANY

and

MANDALA DANCE WORKS!

Wwdnesday May 23rd

Doors at 7:30

Show 8 PM

Free parking in Lot 4 street level

 

Shamadan and Tunisian workshops will be offered in the fall, Dates to be announced soon for performance in the Winter Fiesta and more. Stay tuned!
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DeVilla’s next “Face Forward” Make Up for stage workshop will be held at 2018’s Cairo Shimmy Quake festival. June 1-3

This is L.A.’s largest  International Belly Dance Festival and it’s not to be missed!

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Workshop June 3rd at 12:30

 

In this workshop you will learn how to craft your best stage face and create beautiful stage make ups that can be seen in the back of the house!

DeVilla is a professional make up artist for television and film and has taught hundreds of dancers how to accentuate their personal beauty and art with make up!

www.cairoshimmyquake.com

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Please join DeVilla, Sekhmet Dance Company and the cast of international dance stars at Cairo Shimmy Quakes Saturday Night Gala.

DeVilla and Sekhmet Dance Company!

Spring News from DeVilla and Sekhmet Dance Company

Spring into dance and make up with DeVilla!

DeVilla’s on going dance classes at Dance Garden studio.

Saturday 10 AM –  Beginner with focus on technique, traveling and shimmy drill fun!

Saturday 11 AM – Advanced, with strength training, drills combinations and some choreography for performance.

Shamadan and Tunisian workshops will be offered in the fall, Dates to be announced soon for performance in the Winter Fiesta and more. Stay tuned!
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DeVilla’s next “Face Forward” Make Up for stage workshop will be held at 2018’s Cairo Shimmy Quake festival. June 1-3

This is L.A.’s largest  International Belly Dance Festival and it’s not to be missed!

Workshop June 3rd at 12:30

 

In this workshop you will learn how to craft your best stage face and create beautiful stage make ups that can be seen in the back of the house!

DeVilla is a professional make up artist for television and film and has taught hundreds of dancers how to accentuate their personal beauty and art with make up!

www.cairoshimmyquake.com

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Let's dance! DeVilla and Sekhmet Dance Co. flyin high in 2018

DeVilla’s New Year News- January 2018

DeVilla Returns to Dance Garden this Saturday!

10 AM- “One Step Beyond” Progressive Beginner

We will be working on refining our technique, posture, combinations, isolations and traveling. Perfect for the  beginner or more advanced student who wishes to work on technique and layering. It’s also a great warm up for…

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11AM- DeVilla’s Sekhmet Gardeners Dance Class- Mixed level/ advanced

Saturday Mornings at Saturdays 11am-12:15pm
In this this class we will focus on more advanced drills, strength training, floor work and combinations to help get you moving and performance ready. This is a mixed level intermediate to advanced level.
Get ready to shimmy!
Our current focus is on hip work, drills and combinations.
Performance opportunities happen all the time!
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January 20th and 21st
Get ready for the Lebanese Simon weekend at
Dance Garden LA hosted by Roxxanne of “The Fez Documentary”
Sekhmet Dance Company will be performing at “Layali Beirut” Saturday, January 20th, 2018 with all of these amazing artists!
Check out workshop availability here: http://www.dancegardenla.com/events.html
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DeVilla will be teaching the art of the Stage Face and performing in the Gala show at Cairo Shimmy Quake 2018!

So very grateful for 2017 and everyone in it!

Here is a small overview of 2017.

I thought it was going to be a quiet year!!!

make up workshops, Siren Sunday Shows at Moun of Tunis, Cairo Shimmy Quake, Oasis Dance Magic, Yallah Habibi shows,

Judging at Raqs Tiki, performing at the “Hard Raqs” CD release party for Issam Houshan and Talia Soleil,

solo and Sekhmet Dance Company gigs and sooooo much moreB4x6postcard!

I am truly one blessed Belly Dancing Make Up Lady!

More workshops, classes and shows coming in 2018!

at www.dancegardenla.com

Happiest New Year!

I look forward to dancing with you soon!!!
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Summer events 2017!

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August 7-11 and Fahtiem’s “Oasis Dance Magic” weekend

August 11-13

Amazing teachers, workshops and shows, all here in LA!!! we are so blessed!

I will be performing a new Ziegfeld inspired piece with Shauntel and Jewel in the Oasis Dance Magic  Sunday Night Gala on August 13.

take the workshops with Fahtiem and Sadie and join us for these incredible shows!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

summers on fire!

DeVilla’s Mid Summer classes at Dance Garden are on FIRE!

Join Devilla for ongoing Saturday classes at Dance Garden LA! www.dancegardenla.com

10 A.M. One Step Beyond- Beginner – In this class you will learn, dance posture, solid technique, and begin traveling with those steps. It is also a great class for more advanced students to add layers and shimmies to the combinations and get warmed up for the 11 A.M. class. we are currently working with veil , walking like queens and learning some veil tricks!
11 A.M. Sekhmet Gardeners – mixed Level/advanced – This class is a mixed bag of fun!  In this class you will learn,solid technique, combinations, strength training, drills, and some choreography. We cover dance styles, history, rhythms, stylization and more! Currently covering hip drills with zills and lyrical styling.
Bring zills and veil.

Lets Dance!

Lets Dance!

Performance opportunities for Anaheed’s Perfumes of Araby swap meet October 8th and the Dance Garden Winter fiesta in December!

summers on fire! Photo by the ever amazing Maharet of Graphic Vibe!

Oh Autumn, Here we go!

Yuma! I'm coming soon with 3 great workshops and  proud to dance in your Raks Rising Gala Show!  Oct. 8th and 9th. Yuma AZ.

Yuma! I’m coming soon with 3 great workshops and proud to dance in your Raks Rising Gala Show! Oct. 8th and 9th. Yuma AZ.

Here’s all the DeVilla and Sekhmet Dance Co. happenings to kick off this Holliday Season! (Yes, it starts Oct. 1 and goes through New Years Day!)

 

This show at Moun of Tunis Restaurant in Hollywood will be off the chain! Cory Zamora, Sherri Wheatley, Allison Ruth Faizeh, Maharet and more! Crazy good! Reserve today 323-874-3333

This show at Moun of Tunis Restaurant in Hollywood will be off the chain! Cory Zamora, Sherri Wheatley, Allison Ruth Faizeh, Maharet and more! Crazy good! Reserve today 323-874-3333

 October 23rd at Dance Garden LA 2-4 PM Come learn this sassy dance and perform it at the Dance Garden Fiesta with me! Secret performance opportunity coming too! Workshop info at www.dancegardenla.com

October 23rd at Dance Garden LA 2-4 PM
Come learn this sassy dance and perform it at the Dance Garden Fiesta with me! Secret performance opportunity coming too!
Workshop info at www.dancegardenla.com

I'll be bringing my best Rose White, Rose Red to this performance! Poisoned apple, Wicked Witch and all!!! I'm sooooo excited.  Nov. 19th at the Brava Theater in San Francisco

I’ll be bringing my best Rose White, Rose Red to this performance! Poisoned apple, Wicked Witch and all!!! I’m sooooo excited.
Nov. 19th at the Brava Theater in San Francisco

Siren Sunday Dec. 11th presents the Originals in a Raks Sharki Showgirl extravaganza at Moun of Tunis! Reserve soon! It'll see you! 323-874-3333

Siren Sunday Dec. 11th presents the Originals in a Raks Sharki Showgirl extravaganza at Moun of Tunis! Reserve soon! It’ll see you! 323-874-3333