Hello! My name is Lorena and I’m a passionate dancer and instructor for oriental dance and ballet. I regularly give dancing lessons in the cities of Zurich and Bern, in Switzerland.
years experience as dance instructor
years experience as performer
winner of Halima Award 2014
workshops in Europe, Egypt and South America
If you are a good intermediate dancer or a professional one and you want to expand your dance vocabulary and train in a motivated group of dancers, my regular trainings are a perfect match. Trainings are 1,5 hours long and take place once a week in Zurich and Bern. Dance periods are around 8 weeks long and focus on specific topics concerning technique, dance styles and choreography. It is possible to join classes at any time during the dance periods.
Private coachings are possible to arrange at certain days throughout the week in Zurich or Bern. Take a look at the timetable for an overview of possible time frames and get in touch with me to book your class.
To get an idea about my coaching methods click here (Link to Coaching procedures).
Can’t make it to a regular class? Get in contact with me and make an appointment for an online class, a coaching or even to learn a whole choreography via Skype/Zoom. Have a look at the schedule to see possible time frames for online classes.
You have danced ballet before and want to get fit again at a slow pace? You wish to cross train for your actual dance style? Then my adult ballet classes are a good option to consider. My classes address mature people interested in a gentle training which is nevertheless dynamic and challenging. We focus on body posture and alignment without forcing the body to its limits.
Lorena has been teaching and performing for the past 15 years across Europe, South America and Egypt. Her professionalism, deep cultural knowledge and clear methodology make her one of the most sought-after and popular instructors in the field of oriental dance. You are interested in booking her for a workshop at your place? Contact her for more information. (Link to contact formular)
“Lorena’s skills and knowledge are incomparable and she shares both of it without restrictions. In times when I was at a loss with my dancing career, she gave me a new goal. Thanks to her coaching, I dance more focused and better than ever.”
“I really enjoy attending Lorena’s classes. I really like her exact technique and her creativity. I also appreciate that she integrates elements of classical ballet, as I also have danced ballet for a long time. For me, Lorena is a combination of technique, elegance, precision, creativity, professionalism and temperament. I can always improve myself and I can only recommend her classes to others.”
“I’ve been taking classes with Lorena for many years and I feel that I’m very lucky to learn from her. She is a warm teacher with a great technique and incredibly knowledgeable . Her patience and precise drills make you feel your improvement almost weekly. She helped me to find myself in dance and to enjoy what I’m doing during the classes and on stage. I really recommend her as teacher and coach.”