Jen McDonald, American Tribal StyleŽ Belly Dancer
Jen teaches bellydance classes in Granada Hills, Pasadena and Los Angeles, California in American Tribal Style and offers a variety of workshops for all levels of dancers. Jen@twistedgypsy.com or 818-368-4655 or go to www.twistedgypsy.com
Jen has been studying and performing Belly Dance since 2000, and teaching Belly Dance since 2003.
She started with a variety of Cabaret styles, including Turkish, Egyptian, American Fusion, and Dunyavi Gypsy. She is now a certified instructor of American Tribal Style and a Sister Studio of Fat Chance Belly DanceŽ since 2010.
As a teacher Jen's goal is the empowerment of her students. Using a balance of fun and a thorough step-by-step breakdown of technique, she ensures that everyone is comfortable and confident while they learn. In Jen's classes you can expect encouragement, patience and enthusiasm.
She firmly believes that laughing promotes learning, and people get better at what they enjoy and love.
Her own background as a student has lead to her belief that all women can dance, and she is passionate about nurturing a love of belly dance in all of her students, especially beginners.
Jen directs the professional ATS troupe, Twisted Gypsy, who regularly performs throughout Southern California. To learn more about Jen and her troupe, please visit twistedgypsy.com