Q&A with Iana

Have a question about dance? Ask anything you want to know, and Iana will answer in her new ASKianaDANCE show!

ASKianaDANCE is a new Q&A show where Iana answers your questions: anything you’d like to know about dance, dancer’s life, training, performances, her work process, tips and solutions for your dance struggles… ANYTHING!

Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #13 and I answer your question on how and where to search for the dance songs, especially for new modern hits. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions. Thank you for supporting and contributing to my projects via Patreon.

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Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #12 and I answer your question if there are any accountability online groups to boost your dance training. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions. Thank you for supporting and contributing to my projects via Patreon.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #11 and I answer today a two-part question on what goes first in the learning process: folklore, or raqs Sharki, AND if you need to have any specific area of expertise, or you should master all of them. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #10 and I answer your question if you need to have a long hair in order to belly dance, or if it's ok to have a short hair style. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions.

Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #9 and I answer your question if belly dance is just for women. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions.

Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #8 and I answer your question about self-discipline and motivation when practicing on your own. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #7 and I answer your question on what to do if your dance teacher doesn't really like when students start teaching. Check the video for useful tips and suggestions.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #6 and I answer your question on how to deal with a lack of respect to the belly dance profession, and still keep your motivation up.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #5 and I answer your question on how to check if you are ready to start teaching dance classes for beginners, and specifically kids.
Welcome to my show ASKianaDANCE! This is episode #4 and I answer your question on how to structure training if you want to learn several different dance styles.

Questions discussed: - How to engage shy non-Arabic audience into dance participation? - What is "mazagat"? - Navigating teacher-student relationships, and how to solve issues that influence the entire group?

Questions discussed: - How to avoid dizziness during multiple turns? - Is there a retirement age for a belly dance performance career? - How to set goals and motivation to take your skills to the next level?…

Welcome to my new show ASKianaDANCE! In this episode I've replied to following questions: - How to improvise without worrying if you look good or not from the side? - What are some tips to start promoting yourself as a soloist to book shows? And many more!!