The quest for a hot body meets hippie spirituality in the burgeoning trend known as fire dancing.
Many instructors around town focus on the sensuous choreography of Bollywood dance, but you’re interested in getting in shape, not appearing in a musical (or are you?).
Neighborhood: Atwater Village
Talk about stage cred. Marat Daukayev, who is among the half-dozen teachers at his eponymous school, was a principal dancer with the Kirov Ballet. That rigorous background translates into technical expertise and not imperious commands.
Neighborhood: West Los Angeles
In a studio at MnR Dance Factory, an instructor is helping eight-year-olds with their hip-hop moves for an upcoming recital…