For the past 8 years, Britta has studied Middle Eastern and Tribal Fusion belly dance, Latin, West African dance, and the African diaspora dances of the Caribbean and Brazil, namely Samba and Orixa movement. She has also taken Polynesian and Bollywood classes.
She has been a student of Yoga for several years and in 2010 entered the Yoga Teacher training practice at Borrowed Earth Emporium. Calling upon similarities in these various traditions, and the healing arts, she helped co-develop Women’s Vitality Dance with one of her teachers, Tamara Anderson.
Britta is a student of African and Tribal Fusion instructor, Deja Mitchell, and the Afro-Brazilian group, Samba Fogo. She has also studied Afro-Brazilian dance with the creator of the Silvestre Dance Technique, Rosangela Silvestre, African dance with Ibou N’gom, Wyoma, and Maputo Mensa, and belly dance with Zoe Jakes, Amy Sigil of Unmata, Rachel Brice, Sadie Marquardt, Candace Baker and various others. Britta has taught Middle Eastern or “belly” dance, Latin dance, Samba, Zumba, and Women’s Vitality Dance with Tamara Anderson.
In 2013, she also received CEUs 1 and 2 training in Dances for Birth.