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8 Dance Academies Which Will Get You Shimmy-ing With Their Top Notch Belly Dancing Classes!

Belly dancing is a creative, entertaining and expressive art form that just happens to be a great, high impact exercise. It helps to rediscover the body's natural movements while having fun, looking beautiful and feeling good. Here’s our list of where to ace this art in Delhi. Check it out!

1. ZipOut’s Dance Addiction

If you like to dance with a relaxed state of mind, then the classes offered at ZipOut’s Dance Addiction are the perfect fix for you. The dance instructors here combine yoga and a relaxation routine with techniques like belly roll, snake arm and a hip lift. The music ranges from complete Arabic tunes to drum solos and popular Shakira songs. They’ve got classes on weekdays or weekends to choose from. So, sign up right away!

Where | ZipOut’s Dance Addiction - C Block, Sector 50, Noida
Fee Per Month | Rs 2,400 Onwards
Call Them | +91 9871 495 690
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/ZipOut/

2. Delhi Dance Academy

Delhi Dance Academy is essentially a group of seasoned dance professionals from around the country - none of whom have been trained on YouTube! The classes here begin with a belly dance workout followed by surya namaskars to warm up the body. Each class lasts for about two and a half hours to three hours per week. You’ll be in the safe hands of pros here so enrolling here is a must!

Where | Delhi Dance Academy - B-94/95, Panchsheel Vihar, Sheikh Sarai Phase I
Fee Per Month | Rs 2,500 Onwards
Call Them | +91 9811 555 359
Here’s Their Website | bit.ly/2NYpGvI
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/delhidanceacademy/

3. Banjara School Of Dance

Started by Meher Malik in 2009, this school has more than 10 centres across the city. The basic aim at Banjara’s is ‘to express not to impress’. It’s all about giving life through dance and to change the opinions that people might have about art and artists. Their two-hour dance session will make you dance to pop numbers as well as traditional Arabic tunes that are quite the workout!

Where | Banjara School Of Dance - 141, Shahpur Jat, Siri Fort
Fee Per Month | Rs 2,500 Onwards
Call Them |+91 9899 851 475
Here’s Their Website | https://bit.ly/2HcGTRq
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/BanjaraSchoolOfDance/

4. Big Dance Centre

Known for their state-of-the-art facilities and faculty of renowned teachers, Big Dance Centre will give you the push you need to take you in the right direction. The diversity in dance styles taught and the ambience to complement the setup gives you an experience of learning and enjoyment all wrapped up!

Where | Big Dance Centre - Dhan Mill Compound, 100 Ft Road, Chattarpur
Fee Per Month | Rs 2,400 Onwards
Call Them |+91 11 4656 1717
Here’s Their Website | https://bit.ly/2TO9nXq
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/bigdanceindia/

5. Yash Dance Academy

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Yash Dance Academy was started by Yash Vardhan and they focus on the Oriental and Turkish Belly Dancing using both hip-hop and Bollywood numbers. Their classes are designed to gently teach the basics of dance in a fun and positive way. Do check them out!

Where | Yash Dance Academy - 21-X, Chitra Gupta Road, Chuna Mandi, Paharganj
Fee | Rs 300 Onwards (Per Class)
Call Them | +91 9953 721 137
Here’s Their Website | http://www.yashdanceacademy.com
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/yvardha/

6. Zenith Dance Academy

Zenith Dance Academy is one of the biggest dance schools in Delhi. They promote the art as a career and boast of over 1000 students. They utilize diverse music other than traditional belly music like Bollywood, hip-hop and combinations to make something new, eye satisfying and entertaining. Enrolling here sounds pretty tempting, doesn’t it?

Where | Zenith Dance Academy - Mayur Vihar, Satya Niketan & Indirapuram
Fee Per Month | Rs 3,500 Onwards
Call Them |+91 9999 994 636 & +91 9999 998 858
Here’s Their Website | http://www.zenithdancetroupe.com/academy/dance-belly-dance.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Zenith-Dance-Academy-259434700895630/

7. Salsa India

Salsa India is one of the biggest and oldest Salsa schools in India, with several studios currently running in Mumbai & Delhi. They teach Salsa, Bachata, Belly Dancing and Kizomba to people of all ages. All of their courses are certified and taught by teachers from all over the world. So, sign up here to learn the art of belly dancing from professionals!

Where | Salsa India - K-1/69, Kalkaji Main Road, Kalkaji
Fee Per Month | Rs 6,000 Onwards
Call Them | +91 9711 172 572
Here’s Their Website | http://www.salsa-india.com/index.php
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/salsainindia/

8. PAIPA - Pradeep Adwani’s Institute For The Performing Arts

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PAIPA was established in 1995 and considered one of the oldest dance And music institutes in Delhi. At PAIPA, they teach different styles of dances and music forms and also have different batches for different age groups. Defo check these peeps out!

Where | Pradeep Adwani’s Institute For Performing Arts - D-22, LGF, Amar Colony, Lajpat Nagar IV
Fee Per Month | Rs 1,000 Onwards
Call Them | +91 9811 390 306 & +91 9811 559 306
Here’s Their Website | http://paipa.in/belly-dance-classes-in-south-delhi.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/dance.music.classes.delhi.paipa/

So, enrol into any of these academies to learn the exquisite art of belly dancing!