Galit Mersand - 'Move and be moved'
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About Galit


Galit is a professional Belly Dance performer and teacher, Yoga teacher, public speaker and the founder Moving Body Awareness

Galit trained from a young age in various forms of dance; ballet, jazz, contemporary, Belly Dance and Tango. She specialises in Belly Dance / Oriental Dance and is a much respected and sought after teacher of this dance form.


Galit is also a certified Yoga teacher (500 RYS) and holds a certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Coaching (CBC).

Alongside her dance work and training, Galit studied Transpersonal psychology and Process oriented psychotherapy. She continues to update her skills and knowledge focusing on the body as an expression of Self and a tool for self development. Her life long study of spiritual philosophies and practices add an extra layer to the classes and one to one sessions she offers.
She is the founder of Moving Body Awareness - a form of meditative dance which is an exploration of the pure Consciousness through movement.

Between the years 2007 and 2012 Galit branched into comedy and a more theatrical oriented performance when she wrote her first solo show Bellylicious (2007), this show was followed by Bellylicious the Sequel in 2010. Written with a view to expose and explain Belly Dance to a wider audience these shows were a breakthrough in Belly dance performance combining Belly Dance with stand up comedy and physical theatre. Galit performed her shows at Edinburgh Fringe Festival & Brighton Fringe Festival and toured the UK with both shows in 2011 & 2012.

Over the years Galit introduced thousands to the art of belly dance through her classes, workshops, shows and talks. She also produced 5 instructional Belly Dance DVDs

©Galit Mersand 2017