Scheherazade School Offerings
Scheherazade’s Dance Temple (for women)
A Warm and Loving Sacred Space for Women to Move, Dance, Laugh, and Play
Shake your hair loose and open your body, heart and soul to the Divine Feminine through an experiential evening of ecstatic dance. We will blend free-form movement meditation with easy to follow communal dance practices inspired by authentic traditional women’s dances from the Middle East and beyond. Get on our mailing list to be notified of upcoming dates.
Guedra Blessing Circles
A joyful community blessing ritual from North Africa
Guedra is a blessing ritual from North Africa intended to spread good will among the community. Women, men, and children are welcome to come clap, chant, and dance with us! Hannah hosts a circle monthly at different locations throughout the San Francisco bay area. Invite her to your community!
Scheherazade’s Dream Weekend Retreats
A women’s restorative weekend retreat featuring an immersion into the movement, music, and mystery from the lands of 1001 Nights
Save the dates! 2019 retreats will be in Georgia (in spring, TBA) and Woodacre, California (Sept 13-15). Details will be announced soon.
Dance Your Healing Workshops
Embody the Joyful Feminine through Ecstatic Movement Practices
Reawaken deep body memory and activate our capacity for healing and transformation through the experiential exploration of women’s ritual dance and tried-and-true therapeutic movement techniques. Contact Hannah to book her for your next workshop or retreat!
Professional Dance Training
Are you a more experienced dancer?
If you are a more experienced dancer, want professional technical training and choreography, or want to bring Hannah as a guest artist to your dance school, she is available for private coaching, master classes, weekend intensives, and educational programs.
“Shake your Shakti” Belly Dance Classes
Shake your Shakti Weekly Belly Dance Classes (all levels)
The Scheherazade School is here to support all women who want to benefit from the healing dimensions of dance and offers different formats depending on your goals. For those interested in learning belly dance technique for personal development, fun and fitness in a supportive environment Hannah offers weekly classes in San Rafael CA.
Private coaching and women’s dance party bookings also available.
Social Dance Lessons for Men and Couples
Learn social dance basics for yourself or with a partner
Hey fellas, are you nervous about that upcoming wedding or special occasion where you might be expected to dance? Are you unsure of how to hold a partner and have fun together on the dance floor? Dancing can be an enjoyable way to connect with others, and once you know the basics a whole new world opens up to you. Contact Hannah to schedule a private social dance basics or swing dance lesson.