Classes and Workshops

Alison is a terrific teacher and will put you completely at ease - I highly recommend giving this a go!”  Kelly, Felixstowe

Bellycise classes are suitable for all ages, levels of fitness, mobility and experience. Simply browse below for the class or workshop that suits you.

To book: 07902 081607 or

Belly Bolly Yoga

Monday Evenings@ Hillside Community Centre, Stowmarket

The popular ‘Belly Bolly Yoga’ classes which use Belly dance for toning, Bollywood for some light cardio, and Yoga/Pilates for stretching at the end.

7.30 – 9pm

£12 per session. Booking essential for each date

1st, 15th, 29th November

13th December

2022 Dates

January 17th, 31st

February 14th, 28th

March  14th, 28th

April 25th

May 9th, 23rd

June 6th, 20th

dance fitness for the Over 50's
Thursday mornings@ occold village hall 

This gentler fitness class uses a combination of belly dance techniques with Qigong to create a low impact but effective toning class.

10 - 11 am

£6 per class. Booking essential for each date.

December 2nd, 9th, 16th

2022 Dates

January 13th, 20th, 27th, Feb 3rd, 10th, 17th

March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th,  31st, April 7th

chair mobility
monday afternoons @ occold village hall

A chair-based (with standing options for the more mobile) exercise class for those of limited mobility. All ages and wheelchair users are welcome. The 40 minute session will end with a cuppa and chat.

2 - 3pm

£5  per class. Booking essential.

December 6th, 13th

2022 Dates

January 10th, 17th, 24th, Feb 7th, 14th

March 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, April 4th

dance workshops
saturday mornings @ hillside community centre, stowmarket

Workshops using belly dance, Bollywood or fusing other dance forms to create a varied and fun way to keep fit. Beginners welcome.

10.30 - 12pm

£12 per workshop. Booking essential.

   27th November  'Belly dance with Attitude'  A feisty routine to a rebel track.

11th December  'Cabaret with Hat' Some festive, saucy fun with a hat as prop.

2022 Dates

January 8th 'New Year Detox'  A combination of belly dancing and yoga to detox after festivities

January 22nd  'Iranian Pop'  another chance to learn last year's graceful Iranian routine

February 5th 'Kind to Spine'  a combination of yoga and belly dance to stretch and strengthen the spine

February 19th 'Bolly Ballet'  a lovely fusion of ballet and Bollywood from a previous workshop

March 5th 'Booty Power'  Using the awesome force of buttocks for some great hip action

March 19th 'Chorus Line-Belly dance style'  High kicks and high hips

April 2nd 'Gypsy' . Time for skirt flourishing.

Other dates for diary:

April 30th, May 14th and 28th, June 11th and 25th, July 9th and 23rd.