Ep 77. Marta Korzun: How to Become a Dance Teacher

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Drum rolls please! We have the fantastic Marta Korzun back on the Belly Dance Life Podcast!

Marta Korzun is internationally recognized as one of Europe’s leading performers and teachers of Oriental dance. She started her career in 2006 by taking part in many competitions in the Ukraine and abroad, including Cairo. She has been titled the Bellydance Champion of the World (2011), European Bellydancer (2011), and 2nd winner at “Nile Group Cairo" (2010), just to name a few. Marta is the artistic director of one the largest Schools of Oriental dance in Eastern Europe, “Tiara” and the ensemble “Tiara Stars”. She is recognized for her unique teaching method and clear and concise explanations, and regularly holds training workshops worldwide.

In this interview you will learn:

  • When are you ready to start teaching,

  • How to help your students develop teaching skills, and how not to be afraid of their transition to the teaching world,

  • What to do if your teacher doesn’t support your teaching dreams,

  • How to get ready for your first class,

  • The importance of business education for dancers, and tips on promoting your classes.


Show Notes to this episode:

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