Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance

Bellydancing for fitness, fun and fabulousness!
Weekly classes, private tuition and more in Maidenhead, Twyford, Wokingham and Windsor, Berkshire

Reach for the stars and follow your bellydance dreams!

Free hip belt for the first full-term student signing up to new classes!

Termly student prize draw to win a £5 voucher!

Introduce a friend and we reward you with a £5 voucher!


Superstar students from Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance showcasing their talents at Marks and Spencers in Wokingham, as part of Wokingham's Living Advent Calendar event.      

            

Upper right ©Steve Scaddan, lower left ©Scott Critchley, lower right: ©Oakmist Photography

Have you always wanted to try bellydancing and want a friendly learning environment?

Do you want to increase your fitness whilst having fun and enjoy great social occasions?

Are you a bellydance fan looking for a new challenge and more student performance opportunities to skyrocket your learning and technique?


See what you can achieve with our student success stories and testimonials.

Click here to watch our stunning student performances.


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Level Where and When? Your Fabulous Themes
Beginners & Improvers Tuesday 7:30pm Maidenhead Very Veilicious Veils >>
Open Level Monday 7.00pm Windsor Fantastic Fan Veils>>
Open Level Tuesday 8.00pm Maidenhead Superstar Saiddi Stick >>
Open Level Wednesday 8.35pm Wokingham Veilicious! Bellydance Choreography with a Veil >>
Intermediates & Advanced Monday 8.05pm Windsor Tambourine Gypsy Skirt Fantasy Fusion >>
Advanced Wednesday 7.30pm Wokingham Arabian Fantasy Court Dance Fusion inspired by Ozgen >>
Stars of the Orient - RBSB Bellydance Troupe By invitation only Contact Rachel for more details >>
Trial lessons Wokingham, Maidenhead & Windsor bellydance classes Find out more >>
Private lessons By arrangement Treat yourself to precious me-time with Rachel and explore bespoke bellydance solutions to your challenges, get creative and up your game. Find out more >>
Workshops & Bellydance Heaven Festival By event Find out more >>
Teacher Training By arrangement Rachel will welcome just 1 exclusive trainee each term - are you ready to take your bellydance knowledge and experience in a new direction and discover hidden talents? Perfect if you're set on teaching or just want to give it a twirl! Find out more >>
“Going Pro” By arrangement Professional Development for Bellydance Performers taking their first steps or looking to elevate, evolve and further their success. Find out more >>
Bellydance Business School By arrangement For Teachers and Performers - your essential guide and the A-Z of working in a professional bellydance role. Find out more >>

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“Our enthusiastic friendly students with Rachel (top row) and our sparkling team of RBSB teachers: Sandy, Julie, Rachel and Ellen, who can’t wait to help you shimmy and shine!”

Mondays – Windsor

Emeralds of the Orient – Open Level - Windsor for beginners, improvers, intermediate & advanced students – Limited Spaces - Last Day for returning students’ early bird deal: 31 March 2018. Extended special offer for NEW students.

Fantastic Fan Veils!

Are you ready to fly like a butterfly and dance like a dream?

Want to master this most beautiful and delicate fusion prop?

Love to bellydance to inspirational music?

In this course you will learn, revise and further your essential fan veil skills and consolidate your mastering of these magical props with an exciting NEW choreography; perfect for creating magical swirling fan veil delights!  You’ll enjoy the opportunity to perform  at our Summer Spectacular Student show and we know your performance will be one of the highlights! Please bring your own fan veils.


Courses

Bonus Bellydance! Our Bellytastic Boogie will be to the Shakira poptastic: "Hips Don’t Lie". If you like a bit of glam and glitter you can optionally perform it with Rachel, RBSB teachers and students across our bellydance school at Summer Spectacular. Alternatively you can just come along and watch for fun.

Bonus gift - all students will receive fan veils moves toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

All students are required to bring their own pair of fan veils.

Ready to take a leap? Enjoy great value with our full-term course special early bird & NEW student deal. We also offer half-term enrolments. Use the PayPal drop-down box on the right to select your perfect registration option.

Just want to give it a try before you commit? We welcome all new students of every level for a one-off trial lesson too. Keen to sparkle and shine? See what our open level students have achieved in our YouTube clip - above.

  • Level - Open Level – Beginners, Improvers, Intermediates and Advanced
  • Course dates - Mondays – 16 Apr to 16 Jul 2018 (12-week course.) 16 Apr to 4 Jun (6-week half-term) then 11 Jun to 16 Jul (2nd 6-week half-term). No lessons 7 & 28 May for Bank Holidays and Half Term Break.
  • Time - 7.00pm to 8.00pm
  • Venue - Windsor Youth and Community Centre Dance Studio 1st floor, Windsor Youth and Community Centre, Alma Road, Windsor SL4 3HD. Mirrored dance studio.
  • Price - NEW STUDENT & RETURNING STUDENT EARLY BIRD DEAL: £96.00 for 12-weeks early bird offer. £105.00 thereafter for returning students only. SPECIAL OFFER: £54 for a 6-week half-term. Valid for either the first or second 6 weeks of a half-term only; non-transferable to another half-term or term. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Plenty of free on-site parking; close to town centre, bus stops and Windsor and Eton Central train station. Please contact Rachel for entry access code & parking instructions.
  • Teacher - Ellen – meet RBSB teacher Ellen in our exclusive interview
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves.
  • Bonus gift - all students will receive our dance toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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Princesses of the Orient - Intermediate-Advanced - Windsor - SOLD OUT

We sold out last term, so full-term registrations only!

Tambourine Gypsy Skirt Fantasy Fusion

Want lustrous bellydance moves with beautiful arms and hands?

Fancy exploring the beautiful swirling patterns of skirt dancing?

Love the theatrical empowerment of dancing with a tambourine?

Ready for dramatic sensuous bellydancing with a Flamenco-Latin flair?

Sashay on down to our Tambourine Gypsy Skirt Fantasy Fusion bellydance classes!

Combining exotic flavours and styles, this course will transport you to a spicy world of tambourine shimmies and dynamic skirt moves.  Drawing inspiration from Egyptian, Flamenco, Zambra Moora, Turkish, Russian Gypsy & South American folk dancing, our course will culminate in a gorgeous choreography to the irresistible song: "Lolai" by Alabina.  Students will enjoy the chance to optionally perform it in our Summer Spectacular Show.

Tambourines of your choice and 20-30 yard skirts recommended - please bring your own.  Rachel will have a limited number of tambourines to borrow.
Courses


  • Level - Intermediates and Advanced – you have at least 2 years’ solid bellydance experience or have undertaken intensive study
  • Course dates - Mondays – 16 Apr to 16 Jul 2018 (12-week course.) 16 Apr to 4 Jun (6-week half-term) then 11 Jun to 16 Jul (2nd 6-week half-term). No lessons 7 & 28 May for Bank Holidays and Half Term Break.
  • Time - 8.05pm to 9.05pm
  • Venue - Windsor Youth and Community Centre Dance Studio 1st floor, Windsor Youth and Community Centre, Alma Road, Windsor SL4 3HD. Mirrored dance studio.
  • Price - £96.00 for 12-weeks early bird offer. £105.00 thereafter. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Plenty of free on-site parking; close to town centre, bus stops and Windsor and Eton Central train station. Please contact Rachel for entry access code & parking instructions.
  • Teacher - Rachel
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves.
  • Bonus gift - all students will receive our dance toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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Tuesdays – Maidenhead

Open Level - Jewels of the Orient - Maidenhead - for improvers, intermediate and advanced students - Last Day for early bird deal: 31 Mar 2018

Superstar Saiddi! Folkloric stick/cane

Improvers, Intermediates and Advanced students will love RBSB teacher: Julie's enriched delivery and fun-packed pace in this open level class. Julie knows how to bring the best out of you and develop you into the bellydancer of your dreams! She will differentiate for you through outcome, offering plenty of options for you to achieve the complexity of moves you desire and the choice to improve your technique and fitness, as suits you.

Jewels of the Orient is an open level class where students will learn fun bellydance routines, choreography, shimmy their way to fitness and hone their technique with drills and performance skills.

Have you completed a 3-6 month beginner course with us or another teacher?


Courses

Are you a gorgeous improver, intermediate or advanced student looking to take the next step on your luscious bellydance journey?

Then join the Jewels!

Are you ready to master one of the cheekiest props on the Planet?

Want to explore your fun, yet traditional bellydance roots?

Fancy feeling totally empowered with a gorgeous choreography to boot?

Embrace your inner wonder woman!  Join us and learn superstar Saiddi folkloric belly dancing with a stick or a cane.  You’ll feel increasingly fabulous each week as you get to know this enticing prop.  Your new-found skills with be reinforced with a scrumptious choreography written expressly for you by your sumptuous teacher Julie.  Optionally get your super heroine on and perform your dance at our Summer Spectacular Student Show on Sat 14 July.

We recommend students to bring their own stick and will have a limited number to lend in class.

Want some inspiration?  Enjoy our student stick performance above right.  See Rachel dance folkloric stick here and here.

  • Level - Improvers, Intermediates and Advanced – You have completed a beginner course with us or another teacher; you have at least 3-6 months’ solid bellydance experience or have undertaken intensive study
  • Course dates - Tuesdays – 17 Apr to 10 Jul 2018 (no lesson 29 May for half term break)
  • Time - 8.00pm to 9.00pm
  • Venue - Woodlands Park Village Centre (Sports Hall), Manifold Way, Waltham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 3GW.
  • Price - £96.00 for 12-week term early bird offer. £105.00 thereafter. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Ample free on-site parking
  • Teacher - Julie – meet RBSB teacher Julie in our exclusive interview
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves.
  • Bonus gift - all students will receive our dance toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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Crystals of the Orient – Beginners & Improvers – Maidenhead - SOLD OUT

Veilicious! – Bellydance with a Veil

Are you a beautiful beginner wanting to learn the art of bellydance?

Are you a gorgeous improver looking to take the next step on your luscious bellydance journey?

Want to master that quintessential first prop and dance with a beautiful bellydance veil?

Get Veilicious with us! Beginners will learn essential bellydance moves to create a foundation for this beautiful art form. Improvers will refine their technique, performance skills and skyrocket their bellydancing to the next level with more complex moves and layers. Our Bellytastic Boogie will be to the Shakira pop hit: Hips Don’t Lie. If you like a bit of glam and glitter you can optionally perform it with Rachel, RBSB teachers and students across our bellydance school at our Summer Spectacular Student Show in July.  Alternatively you can just come along and watch for fun.  We'll also be adding a sprinkling of fairy dust and learning essential veil dancing skills with a sublime choreography, taking you on a magic carpet ride to the Orient.  A must for all bellydance enthusiasts and an exciting optional opportunity to dance with a veil in our show, optionally accompanied by your teacher.

See us bellydance to Gypsy by Shakira here and dance with veils above right & in our showreel here.

Students may bring their own veils or borrow one in class.  We recommend silk rectangular or semi-circular veils.


Courses

Ready to take a leap? Enjoy great value with our full-term course special early bird deal. We also offer half-term enrolments. Use the PayPal drop-down box on the right to select your perfect registration option.

Just want to give it a try before you commit? We welcome new bellydancers for a one-off trial lesson too. Keen to sparkle and shine? See what our beginners have achieved in our YouTube clip - above.

  • Level - Beginners and Improvers - you are new to bellydance or have at least 6-12 weeks’ experience
  • Course dates - Tuesdays – 17 Apr to 10 Jul 2018 (no lesson 29 May for half term break). 17 Apr to 22 May (6-week half-term) then 05 Jun to 10 Jul (2nd 6-week half-term).
  • Time - 7.30pm to 8.30pm
  • Venue - The Yoga Hub at Maidenhead Community Centre, York House, 42 York Road, Maidenhead SL6 1SH
  • Price - NEW STUDENT & RETURNING STUDENT EARLY BIRD DEAL: £96.00 for 12 weeks. £105.00 thereafter for returning students only. SPECIAL OFFER: £54.00 for a 6-week half-term. Valid for either the first or second 6 weeks of a half-term only; non-transferable to another half-term or term. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Parking in the Town Hall car park just across the road, the entrance is on Park Street Maidenhead SL6 1RF. Free to advantage card holders or £1.50 for the entire evening if you live outside the borough. Limited free on street parking on York Road, St Ives Road and further along Bridge Avenue.
  • Teacher - Ellen – meet RBSB teacher Ellen in our exclusive interview
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers/ socks & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves.
  • Bonus gift - all students will receive our veil toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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Wednesdays – Wokingham

Angels of the Orient - Advanced - Wokingham - SOLD OUT

We sold out last term, so full-term registrations only!

Arabian Fantasy Court Dance Fusion – inspired by Ozgen

Are you ready to bellydance in a new ultra-feminine way?

Want to float across the dance floor with a dreamy veil headdress?

Fancy further refining your technique to express inspiring music that’s just as beautiful as you?

Realise the ultimate Arabian Nights Fantasy as we explore a NEW fusion style and choreography, created by Rachel expressly for you.  Inspired by Ozgen’s Chiftitelli Court Dance workshop, Rachel will encourage you to glide and dance with an exquisite emotional connection to “Darigh Nur” by Mario Kirlis to be optionally performed at Summer Spectacular Student Show.  Be part of our new fantasy bellydance adventure!

Students will need to bring a veil attached to a hair comb, hair band or hair clips to wear as a headdress


Courses

  • Level - Advanced – you have at least 3 years’ solid bellydance experience or have undertaken intensive study
  • Course dates - Wednesdays - 18 Apr to 11 Jul 2018 (no lesson 30 May for half term break)
  • Time - 7.30pm to 8.30pm
  • Venue - Wokingham Methodist Church Hall (Bradbury Centre), Rose Street, Wokingham RG40 1XS. Venue has ceiling fans to keep you cool whilst dancing.
  • Price - £96.00 for 12-weeks early bird offer. £105.00 thereafter. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Car park located behind venue, off Rose Street – free parking after 6pm. Limited free on-road parking. Waitrose free car park up to 9pm is a short distance on foot.
  • Teacher - Rachel
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves.
  • Bonus gift - all students will receive our dance toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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Genies of the Orient – Open Level – Wokingham for improvers, intermediate and advanced students - Limited Spaces - Last day for early bird deal: 31 Mar 2018.

Veilicious! Bellydancing choreography with a veil

Improvers, Intermediates and Advanced students will love RBSB teacher: Julie's enriched delivery and fun-packed pace in this open level class. Julie knows how to bring the best out of you and develop you into the bellydancer of your dreams! She will differentiate for you through outcome, offering plenty of options for you to achieve the complexity of moves you desire and the choice to improve your technique and fitness, as suits you.

Genies of the Orient is an open level class where students will learn fun bellydance routines, choreography, shimmy their way to fitness and hone their technique with drills and performance skills.

Courses


Are you a gorgeous improver with less than 2 year's experience, looking to take the next step on your luscious bellydance journey?

Are you an intermediate or advanced student wanting to brush up on veil technique whilst fine-tuning your bellydance skills with divine drills and combinations?

Want to master a quintessential first prop and dance with a beautiful bellydance veil?

Ready for an inspiring veil choreography that will energise and leave you feeling fabulous each week?

Then join the Genies and be very Veilicious!

Students will refine their technique, performance skills and skyrocket their bellydancing to the next level with more complex moves and layers, culminating in delicious drill exercises to optimise your bellydancing.

We'll be adding a sprinkling of fairy dust and learning a sublime veil choreography, taking you on a magic carpet ride to the Orient. A must for all bellydance enthusiasts and an exciting optional opportunity to dance with a veil in our Summer Spectacular Student Show on 14 July.

Please bring your own veil. We recommend silk rectangular or semi-circular veils.

See us bellydance with a veil on the right & also here and here.
  • Level - Improvers, Intermediates and Advanced – you have completed a beginner course with us or another teacher. You have at least 6-12 weeks bellydance experience.
  • Course dates - Wednesdays - 18 Apr to 11 Jul 2018 (no lesson 30 May for half term break). 18 Apr to 23 May (6-week half-term) then 06 Jun to 11 Jul (2nd 6-week half-term).
  • Time - 8.35pm to 9.35pm
  • Venue - Wokingham Methodist Church Hall (Bradbury Centre), Rose Street, Wokingham RG40 1XS. Venue has ceiling fans to keep you cool whilst dancing.
  • Price - EARLY BIRD DEAL: £96.00 for 12-weeks early bird offer. £105.00 thereafter for returning students only. SPECIAL OFFER: £54 for a 6-week half-term. Valid for either the first or second 6 weeks of a half-term only; non-transferable to another half-term or term. £8.00 for trial lesson. To secure your place please pay fees on or before the first class of term. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of student’s circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you accept that, upon occasion, your lesson or part of it may be taught by a cover teacher or teacher trainee, approved by RBSB. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.
  • Access - Car park located behind venue, off Rose Street – free parking after 6pm. Limited free on-road parking.
  • Teacher -Julie – meet RBSB teacher Julie in our exclusive interview
  • We recommend you wear clothes that are comfortable to exercise in; you don't have to show your tummy and for your feet we suggest soft flat (dance) shoes/ trainers & bring a drink. You might also like to wear a scarf around your hips to help you enjoy the dance moves. Bring your own veil or you can borrow one from Julie.
  • Bonus gift - everyone enrolled will receive our veil student toolkit to support your practice and bellydance development.

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£8.00 Trial lesson (valid for all Wokingham, Maidenhead & Windsor bellydance classes only; cannot be used for private lessons, professional development or workshops)

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Private Lessons and Workshops

Do you want to achieve remarkable bellydance results in record time?

Looking for solutions to your bellydance challenges?

Private Lesson Options

Do you want bespoke bellydance lessons, courses and learning opportunities following a careful needs-analysis?

Are you an individual or small group looking for specialist attention from an experienced teacher and professional performer who wants to skyrocket you to the next level and beyond?

Would you like to choose the content of every bellydance class, so you learn precisely what interests and motivates you every time and at your own pace?

Private tuition for complete beginners to advanced students is offered by Rachel covering a broad range of Egyptian bellydance styles, music and technique. From dancing with props and writing your own dances to learning choreography and perfecting your poise, Rachel will be delighted to support you with one-to-one coaching or group workshops. Students come away from each lesson with their own essential toolkit to support their on-going independent study. This is your irresistible learning opportunity and we can't wait to create an enticing learning programme to celebrate your individual requirements.


See what you can achieve by reading my student success stories and testimonials.

Our most alluring and popular topics include:

  • Learning the belly basics for beginner bellydancers
  • New moves n' grooves for improver bellydancers
  • Luscious layers and magical moves for intermediate bellydancers
  • To infinity and beyond! Technique for advanced bellydancers
  • Interpreting the music to the max through improvisation
  • Beautiful arms and graceful hands
  • How to write choreography
  • Dancing the Rhythms - get into the beat!
  • Egyptian instruments - play them through your dance
  • Golden Glories - classical to renaissance Egyptian style - bellydance like a movie star!
  • Rockin' out the drum solo
  • The essential guide to dancing Baladi
  • Funky Bedouin Tribal
  • Gypsy Skirt Fantasy Fusion
  • Learn a choreography of your choice from Rachel's extensive repertoire
  • Bellydance fusion styles including: Latino, Flamenco Arabe, Zambra Moora, Bellynesian (Hawaiian & Polynesian fusion), Bellywood (Bollywood & Bhangra fusion), Pharaonic, Jazz & Modern Ballet
  • Proptastic! Rachel will be delighted to boost your bellydancing skills with stick/cane, veil and double veil, isis wings, fan veils and finger cymbals
  • Stage Make-up and Performance Costuming
  • Cultivating your individual stage presence and building confidence


Bellydance Teacher Training, Rachel Bennett Bellydance Business School and "Going Pro"; Professional Development for Bellydance Performers & Teachers

Rachel welcomes you for tuition at select weekday and weekend dates.

Rachel offers 5 fabulous one-to-one private tuition packages:

  1. 1 hour tuition - £40.00
  2. 1 and a half hours tuition - £60.00
  3. 2 hours tuition - £80.00.  This package may be split into two lessons of one hour each, if required.
  4. 6 hours tuition - £225.00 - This may be split into increments of 1, 1 and a half or 2 hours tuition segments, as required, and must be enjoyed within 8 months of purchase.
  5. 10 hours tuition + Bonus Gift worth £40.00: receive 1 extra hour’s tuition absolutely free - £400.00.  The 10 hours may be split into increments of 1 or 2 hours tuition segments, as required, and must be enjoyed within 12 months of purchase.

Packages must be purchased in full, in advance of your tuition slot and used by the relevant deadline, as detailed above.  Classes cancelled with less than 48 hours' notice are non-refundable and non-transferrable, regardless of student circumstances e.g. holiday, pregnancy or illness, and weather conditions.  Please kindly note packages may not be paid in partial payments.  Additional students may be added to tuition packages with prices upon request. By registering you participate at your own risk taking full responsibility for your health and safety. By registering you confirm you are safe, healthy and fit to dance. By registering you consent for all photos and videos taken of you in activities relating to the Rachel Bennett School of Bellydance to be used in all publicity purposes. By registering you will automatically be subscribed to our monthly newsletter, from which you may unsubscribe or manage your preferences anytime.

To book your private lesson/ workshop and discuss your bespoke learning plan and other topics of interest, please email:

See what you can achieve by reading my student success stories and testimonials.

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Bellydance Teacher Training, Rachel Bennett Bellydance Business School and "Going Pro"; Professional Development for Bellydance Performers & Teachers

Bellydance Teachers

Do you want to be a fabulous bellydance teacher whose lessons are utterly irresistible?

Interested in top teaching techniques to inspire your students so they become your loyal raving fans?

Setting up your own bellydance school? Want to learn how? Not sure where to start?

Need appealing strategies that really work to strengthen your dance school business?

Rachel develops bellydancers to prepare them for teaching and establishing their own dance school. Click here for inspiring testimonials.

To discuss your professional development plan in detail, please email:


Professional Bellydance Performers


Ready to take on your first professional performance engagement?

Want the secrets for success when performing at restaurants, weddings and parties?

Would you like to position yourself as a priority choice in bellydance entertainment?

Rachel develops bellydancers to prepare them for every aspect of professional performance work. Click here for inspiring testimonials.

To discuss your professional development plan in detail, please email:


How Rachel Can Help You

Rachel is a fully qualified teacher with over 15 years' experience instructing adults, teens and children. She has taught and performed extensively in the UK and abroad as a professional bellydancer since 2008, undertaking TV work, restaurant residencies, corporate events, parties, weddings and theatre shows.

Rachel will be delighted to support you with one-to-one training sessions as part of a professional teaching, bellydance business school or professional performer development programme. She will:

  • Mentor you with her A-Z guide on how to set up and run your bellydance school.
  • Teach you how to effectively plan & deliver dynamic bellydance lessons in her teacher training course.
  • Guide and prepare you to attain and enjoy pro-performance engagements where it's your turn to sparkle and shine.

Rachel welcomes you for teacher training, bellydance business school and professional performer development on select dates.

Sessions cancelled with less than 48 hours' notice are non-refundable regardless of student circumstances.

See what you can achieve by reading my student success stories and testimonials.

To discuss your professional development plan in detail, please email:

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