Study with Mariyah

Stifling an urge to dance is bad for your health – it rusts your spirit and your hips.” ~Adabella Radici

Private Lessons

Personalized instruction in bellydance for all levels!
Mariyah loves to work one on one with dedicated dance students from beginner to professional levels.
Lessons can cover everything from basic to advanced technique to performance and choreography coaching in both traditional and fusion styles.

Private instruction and coaching are available either in person or via Skype!
Lessons can be scheduled for individuals or small groups

Please see the Private Lessons page for more details

Current Group Bellydance Classes in NYC

Learn to Bellydance with acclaimed bellydance instructor and award-winning performer Mariyah!

Group classes run in 4-6 week series in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Drop ins welcome!
Please see below for all details.
Private Lessons are also offered

All beginner classes are open to all ages, and levels of physical ability! No experience is necessary!

Mariyah - Japan WorkshopUpcoming group classes are listed below along with times and other details.

Info: 347-743-6545 or Email Mariyah with any questions.
Class sizes are limited. Please register early!

Upcoming Group Classes

All group classes run on series,but you can drop in anytime!

Beginner/Open Bellydance Class Series in Brooklyn
6 Weeks 5/30-7/11

Saturday Classes in Brooklyn
Summer Classes at Shambhala begin Saturday, May 30th at a new time.

Shambhala summer classes will be moved to an earlier time for the summer so you can get your dance class in and get out to enjoy the summer sun!

Saturdays 12:30-1:45pm at Shambhala’s Dean St. location.
1000 Dean St. Brooklyn NY(Just 3 blocks from the St. Marks studio

Classes are beginner/open level focusing on strong movement technique. Some work with veil and finger cymbals will be introduced

6 weeks (5/30-7/11, no class July 4th) $72 or drop-in class $16

Thursday Evening Bellydance Classes at Bellyqueen

Mariyah will be teaching at the Bellyqueen school Thursdays 7/9-8/6 7:30-8:30pm
440 Studios- 440 Lafayette St. NYC Studio 4C
Focus on fluidity in dance!
$20 drop-in



*No refunds on class registrations

None posted at this time. To find out more info about current classes, contact Mariyah by phone at 347.743.6545 or by Email at