Classes & Workshops


Beginner: Fusion Belly Dance

Ready for a contemporary twist on traditional belly dance?! Fusion Belly Dance is a hybrid dance style combining elements of a variety of dance forms. This unique class is designed to incorporate chest, hip, and arm isolations, traveling movements, and combinations to strengthen core muscle groups and increase heart rate while challenging body coordination. This class is designed for those who are new to belly dance; no dance experience required.

Location: Southern Illinois University, Carbondale Recreation Center
Days/time: Mondays 7-8pm
Cost: $50 (Members)/ $60 (Non-members)
Note: Sessions start Feb 6 and run through April 17 (No class March 13)

Advanced: Not in session


Workshops are 2 hours and available on Saturdays. There are no workshops scheduled at this time. You may contact Azadeah to express interest in a workshop.




Carbondale, Illinois
    Workshops available in St. Louis area                        
    (additional fees apply)

Also see for a listing of other classes in the area.

Student comments about classes:

"[It] is fast-paced enough that we learned and it was challenging but we didn't lag behind."

"The music was cool (not dated)" and "The songs were really good."

"It was a great experience!"

"I really enjoyed the class..."

"I liked this class so much."

Student comments about Azadeah:

"The movements were explained well" and "well demonstrated."

"She was always friendly" and "willing to help."

"She is a wonderful instructor. She is very encouraging and teaches well. I always understand what she's saying."

"...(She) was very talented and knowledgeable."

"(She) is [a] passionate and patient instructor."

"...(She) is very professional...and encourages us to participate..."