New Fall/Winter classes at the Abbey Studio 2012

It's been a dance'full Summer and I'm grateful!
I'm filled with new inspiration and excited about getting back to teaching this Fall/Winter season in Cumberland.
Hope you can join me! 

Check the  classes/workshops page for full details and please don't hesitate to contact me by phone (250) 218-0704
or email

*Temple Dance, Exploring Sacred and Devotional Dance        Tuesday 10-11:30 AM  (mixed level/new students/beginners welcome) Sept.18

*Dances from the Romany Trail
Tuesday evenings 6:30-7:45 PM  (mixed level/beginners welcome) Sept. 11- Oct 30

*Belly Dance Basics- Building a Solid Foundation
Wed. evenings 6:00-7:15PM  (new students/beginners/revue) session starts Sept. 19
Come and try the FREE CLASS SEPT. 12th   (no class on Oct 31st/Halloween)

*Belly Dance and Beyond- Drills and Technique class
Thursday evenings 6:30-7:30PM  (int./mixed level, ongoing) starts Sept. 13 

*Arcana Dea Dance- 
Group Choreography/Performance  Skills
Thursday evenings 7:45-8:45PM   starts Sept.13  (no drop ins)

*Dance Creation & Performance Skills -for solos and duets
Tuesday evenings  6:00- 7:30PM  (no drop ins)
Nov. 6th- Dec. 11th

Fall/Winter 2012  Dates to be noted*
*Opa, Vancouver Island Belly dance Showcase in Victoria, Sept. 22nd
*North Island Belly Dance Bazaar Sept. 29th
*Fundraiser Belly Dance show for the Palestinian Children's Relief Fund Sat. Oct. 13th
 at the Native Band Hall, K'omox
*Sat. Nov. 10th- Beyond the Veil, Between the Worlds- dances that explore the dark and celebrate the mysteries of the goddess- dances by Cathy Stoyko, Arcana Dea Dance and special guests, at the Abbey in Cumberland, more details TBA soon
*Hafla- bi-annual Abbey Studio event-  Sat. Dec. 15th & Sat. June 15th  * To close the season and celebrate together  * Casual performances in an intimate, supportive setting * pot luck & dance
*Tribal Cafe, dance show in Courtenay March 2013, date TBA

"The truest expression of a people is in its dance and in its music.  Bodies never lie." 
~Agnes de Mille

All classes listed above are held at the Abbey Studio in Cumberland, at the corner of 1st & Penrith Ave.

***NEW** payment options and discounts for multiple classes
take 2 classes per week for $125/8 weeks OR  3 classes per week for $160/8 weeks  OR 4 class /week for $200/8 weeks      (not interchangeable between all classes) 

Flexible payment options... please contact me directly 
Please don't hesitate to call me for more info and let me know if you plan to dance (250) 218-0704 or email