European Sister Studio ATS® SSCE #5 (Nice, France) May 18-19, 2019

European Sister Studio ATS® SSCE #5 (Nice, France)

May 18-19, 2019

The internships open for this weekend will be intermediate and open to dancers, ATS® dancers regularly practicing, but not only reserved for Sister Studio. The Sister Studios who want to validate their 9 hours of continuous training will have to make the request, and Kelley will issue them at the end of this weekend their certificate to hand in Carolena to complete with 1 hour of private lessons with her and validate their year. The detailed program of internships will be announced this summer 2018! Stay connected, we are working on it!! And you will have the choice to take 1, 2 stages, or the pack weekend! An evening Hafla open stage will be organized on Saturday night in Nice, too!

Les stages ouverts pour ce week end seront de niveau intermédiaire et ouvert aux danseuses, danseurs ATS® pratiquant régulièrement, mais pas uniquement réservés aux Sister Studio. Les Sister Studio qui veulent valider leurs 9 h de formation continus devront en faire la demande, et kelley leur délivrera à la fin de ce week end leur certificat à remettre à carolena pour compléter avec 1h de cours particulier avec elle et valider leur année. LE PROGRAMME détaillé des stages sera annoncé cet été 2018! restez connecté on travaille dessus!! et vous aurez le choix de prendre 1, 2 stages ou le pack week end! Un soirée Hafla scène ouverte sera organisé le samedi soir à Nice aussi!

ATS® Berlin Challenge (Berlin, Germany) September 27-29, 2019

ATS® Berlin Challenge (Berlin, Germany)

September 27-29, 2019

It’s with great joy and excitement that Anna, Kelley, and I proudly announce you the birth of the ATS® Berlin Challenge. This will be an event dedicated to the studying of ATS® with Kelley Beeston, the person who’s been following the training and progresses of each and every one of us. We decided to create this event in order to give you the possibility of meeting us, learning from and with us, and in order to meet every other dancer who will choose to share the love for our community. And of course, we are working on a surprise that will make our event a challenge for you all! Save the date: 27th to 29th of September 2019! More information will follow. Love to all of you, Yuri, Anna, and Kelley

Serendipity Dance Retreat (Tavistock Devon, UK) October 25-27, 2019

Serendipity Dance Retreat (Tavistock Devon, UK)

October 25-27, 2019

13 hours of dance workshops to chose from including SSCE, drumming , craft and more including all meals and accommodation different packages on offer starting from £190 early bird or £220 after.

Kelley and Jacqui will be joined by some of the UK’s favourite teachers and an extra special one at that – all will be revealed bit by bit. If you’ve been before then you know how it works. The weekend is flexible to welcome dancers, drummers or non dancing/drumming friends and partners with full board and accommodation for all. There’s plenty to do in the surrounding area plus enjoying our evening entertainments – but watch out for the “Punch”

See website for: Directions & Travel, Payment Options, Venue & Accommodation, and Workshops.

FCBD® General Skills & Teacher Training 2019 (San Francisco, CA, USA) November 4-10, 2019

FCBD® General Skills & Teacher Training 2019 (San Francisco, CA, USA)

November 4-10, 2019

**Registration opens January 18, 2019**

Join Carolena and FatChanceBellyDance® for Teacher Training and General Skills from November 4-10, 2019, in the San Francisco Bay Area, the birthplace of American Tribal Style®!

Both certification courses will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton San Francisco Bay Bridge hotel in Emeryville, California. The venue is conveniently located just across the Bay from San Francisco and is accessible from both the Oakland and San Francisco International Airports by public transportation. Hotel accommodations are NOT included with registration fees, but discounted rates will be available. Please stay tuned for more information about hotel reservations, amenities, and exciting event information!

These are the only General Skills and Teacher Training certifications currently scheduled for 2019, and space is very limited. Registration for both courses will be online only through Eventbrite starting January 18, 2019 at 12pm PST.

Location: Four Points by Sheraton San Francisco Bay Bridge, in Emeryville, CA

General Skills for ATS® – 20-hour certification course covering Classic and Modern ATS®.

  • Dates: November 4-7, 2019
  • Cost: $850
  • Prerequisite: Working knowledge of belly dance; experience with ATS® or Tribal Improv recommended.

Teacher Training for ATS® – 10-hour certification course limited to General Skills graduates.

  • Dates: November 9-10, 2019
  • Cost: $650
  • Prerequisite: Completion of General Skills for ATS®


Pay in full to secure your spot. Space is very limited! Partial payment is available for an additional $50 administrative fee. A non-refundable 50% deposit will save your space, with the remaining registration fees due in full by June 1, 2019. Cost does not include processing fees. Registration fees and deposits are NON-REFUNDABLE.