Holiday Specials at Lovely Dozen Studios

We’re jolly as can be heading into the Holidays after a fantastic Small Business Saturday event! Thanks to all who came out to support us!!

As alluded to in our promotional post for that event, we’ve got some exciting announcements, events, and specials coming up this Holiday Season that you won’t want to miss!


The Lovely Dozen are excited to share with you that you can now find and support us on PATREON!  If you’re from out of town, or otherwise aren’t able to take a class or support us in the traditional means of the past, this could be the answer for you!  Monthly support options range from just $5 per month to $20, with unique and escalatingly awesome “thank you’s” from us at each level!

Also, Lovely Dozen HOODIES are now available! Just $45 gets you our website, new logo and slogan (“Dance Empowerment Community”) in purple lettering on the back of soft, fluffy, black fleece/cotton blend, and our trademark eyes in gold on the hood! Contact us at or check out pictures on Facebook for more info!


2 Month Studio Membership for $175: That’s a $200 value, so you’ll be saving $25 to take EVERY class you want in the Lovely Dozen Studios for the entire month of purchase!

Free Lesson with a Lovely Dozen Troupe Member of your choice with purchase of an Extended Class Pass: Extended Class Passes already give you quite the deal (8 classes for just $56!) but add in a FREE lesson and it’s a total steal!


Fezziwig’s Ball, Friday Dec 19th at 7pm: Named for a character in the Dicken’s Novel, the Christmas Carol, this fun event with Jenny Morris of the Steps in Time Historical Dance Society is sure to get your toes tapping victorian style! Just $10 to drop in, or you can use a class pass!

Jingle Bellydance Kids Day! Saturday, Dec 20th from 1:30-3:30pm. It’s been a while since we had a Kids Day, and we can’t wait to bring this fun event back into our new space!  Jingles and Laughter will be had by all, no prior experience required! Parents can stay or drop children off, with signing of a liability form. Pay what you can!

And don’t forget, plenty of space remains in the month for private lessons, parties, and other events should you wish to have Bellydancers spice up your holiday gathering!  Just fill out the form on our Booking page if such shenanigans should interest you – we’ll happily jingle all the way 🙂 

Flying through Fall!

We are well into November with lots going on at Lovely Dozen Studios! New units have started in all of our classes, and we’ve got a few studio events coming up that we just KNOW you’re going to love!

First, as we alluded to in previous posts, the Lovely Dozen Drum Circle is coming back! Saturday, November 22nd, join us for an evening of rhythm and fun!  All ages and experience welcome – drums and treats will be provided!  Pay what you can at the door.  We’ll start at 7pm and play til we just can’t play no mo’!

But also coming in November, the Lovely Dozen will be participating in Small Business Saturday for the first time since we opened! Join us in our studio the Saturday after Thanksgiving (Nov 29th) from 10am to 5pm for what’s sure to be an awesome event – stay tuned to our Facebook page for emerging details on the unveiling of NEW Lovely Dozen merchandise and more to be premiered at this event!

As we move into Winter, don’t forget the Lovely Dozen have a new mobile app that can be accessed by clicking HERE from your phone or tablet, and then selecting “save to home screen.”  App users will be able to access EXCLUSIVE class savings for the month of November, with new deals to be unveiled for December at our Small Business Saturday event.  From Morning Movement to Body Conditioning, Tribal and Fusion Styles to General Middle Eastern Dance* and beyond, there’s sure to be something for everyone at Lovely Dozen Studios. Be sure to check it all out!

And last but not least, we’re down to just 7 spots now in our upcoming January workshops with Amy Danielson, which you can learn more about HERE.  You don’t want to miss this one day, one of a kind event geared towards helping YOU uncover your own personal dance style – it’s going to be great!

You are cordially invited!

Well folks, our first week in the NEW studio (311 S. 4th Street) is underway and we couldn’t be happier!

You may have heard we’ve added a few classes to our old schedule now that we’re in our new location – Here’s what’s happening at the New Lovely Dozen Studios nowadays:


Morning Movement! Mondays 7am-7:30

Start your week off right! Just $5 to drop in, or free with Studio Membership or Extended Class Pass (see below for our NEW Membership options!)

Body Conditioning – Mondays 6:30-7:30pm

Strengthen your core and get your heart rate up! Class Passes, Studio Memberships, or Dropins welcome.


Tribal Fusion – Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm

Come enjoy this modern stylization of Bellydance made popular in the US by the likes of Rachel Brice and Zoe Jakes. Class Passes, Studio Memberships, or Dropins welcome!


General Middle Eastern Dance – Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm.  This is where it all began! Learn the basics of the movements and culture surrounding the dances of Egypt, Turkey, and beyond – Class Passes, Studio Memberships, or Dropins welcome.


Lunch Jam! Thursdays anytime between 11:30am and 1:30pm.  Drop in for as long as your lunchbreak allows to shake off your morning and re-energize for the afternoon! Available to those with Studio Memberships, Extended Class Pass, Mini-pass, or $5 Drop-in (again, see below for all our new Membership options!).

American Tribal Style – Thursdays, 6:30-7:30pm. Discover the magic of group improvisation with this beginner friendly lead & follow class! Class Passes, Studio Memberships, or Dropins welcome.


The Masterclass Series, 4:30-5:30pm. Another Lovely Dozen tried and true favorite – come sample a difference facet of the Bellydance world every month, taught by a different member of the Lovely Dozen troupe!  From Polynesian Style to Bollywood, Musicality, and Improvisation, we’ve got you covered J Class Passes, Studio Memberships, or Dropins welcome.

****New Ways to Pay and Attend Classes!****

We’re very excited to be able to offer new and expanded membership options for our students, from Drop-ins to the old 4 Class Pass and our NEW Studio Membership option, here’s how you can take advantage of all the new classes:

Drop-In Option:   $10 per Evening Class, $5 for Mini-Classes (Morning Movement or Lunch Jam)

The Basic Class Pass: $32 for 4 Evening Classes: that’s a savings of $2 per class!

The Mini-Class Pass: $20 for 8 Mini-classes (that’s buy one get one free for a month’s worth of Morning Movement and Lunch Jams!)

The Extended Class Pass: $56 for 8 Evening classes, PLUS you can drop into ANY TWO Mini-classes for FREE!

The STUDIO MEMBERSHIP: $100 gets you an ALL ACCESS PASS to ALL the Lovely Dozen Classes in the month of purchase, PLUS 50% off of Private Lessons with the instructor of your choice!

Hope to see you at one of our new classes soon!  But that’s not all – we’ve got one more awesome invite coming your way:

Eery Night of Bellydance

You can learn more about the Medusa event by clicking HERE.  Beyond that, what more can we say, but WHOOOOOOOO!! See you around!