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Alice Heller Dance

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African Dance

Classes include body isolations, dance steps, choreography, ending with a traditional community dance circle - all in a spirited and supportive environment

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A somatic fitness practice
set to soul stirring music. Classes incorporate 9 NIA forms – 3 from dance, 3 from the martial arts and 3 from the healing arts including yoga

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Early movement starts with fun sing alongs, fingerplays, loco-motors and much more. Geared towards creating safety in community between children and caregivers/parents

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Private Sessions

Have you always wanted to sharpen your skills and get a fresh creative look at movement fitness and choreography? Each session is customized to fulfill your dream of being the dancer you want to be

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MONDAY NIGHTS: Nia, Om Namo Studio, located at 21 Belmont Street, Cambridge, MA. This weekly class is held from 7:30pm till 8:30pm.

TUESDAYS: Open for privates, morning or evening. Please contact me at: alice@alicehellerdance.com

WEDNESDAY MORNINGS: Nia, Studio 550, located at 550 Mass Ave., Central Sq., Cambridge, MA. This weekly class is held from 8:40am till 9:40am.

THURSDAY NIGHTS: 11 Week African Dance Class begins on Thursday, January 18, 2018 in Lincoln, MA • 7:30 till 8:45pm. This class will run every Thursday evening till March 29th. See the events page for more information or click here to register directly with the Parks & Recreation in Lincoln, MA)


Alice attending Camp Fareta
August 12 – 21, 2016, Dunlap, CA

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Camp Fareta is a residential workshop hosted by Youssouf Koumbassa, a master dancer, choreographer, and teacher from Guinea, West Africa, and featuring many other master dancers and drummers from Guinea, Mali, Senegal, the Congo, and other countries. It is a total immersion in West African drum and dance that started back in 2006 and is held annually at a beautiful setting in the southern Sierras of California each summer.




Teacher of African dance, Nia and Children's classes in the Boston Metro area for over 20 years.

Classes include body isolations, dance steps, choreography and songs. Experience a great workout in a spirited and supportive environment.

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Alice Heller Dance
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