Tarifa Salem Eastern Dance Arts was founded by Donna “Tarifa” Salem in January of 2010. TSEDA offers classes in many genres including Belly Dance, Bollywood, Middle Eastern/North African, Ballet, Jazz, and Lyrical Dance at private spaces throughout Jacksonville, Florida. Tarifa is available for workshops, master-classes and performances.
* To schedule private or semi-private sessions, host Tarifa for workshops or commission choreography for your group, contact Tarifa via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tarifa earned her BS degree in Health & Physical Education with a Dance emphasis from West Chester University and her MA Degree in Dance Education from NYU. She teaches dance, group fitness classes and provides personal training to clients. She obtained certification in Fitness Leadership and Strength & Conditioning from Dr. Anthony Abbot’s Fitness Institute. She is also certified to instruct SilverSneakers MSROM, SilverSneakers Cardio Circuit and SilverSneakers Yoga/Stretch through Healthways Corporation. Tarifa maintains current certification in Adult, Child, Infant CPR/AED as mandated. Dance and Fitness classes taught by Tarifa address all of the components of fitness, therefore students should have their physicians approval before enrolling. All students must sign a waiver before participating in her classes as required by the insurance she carries.