Sherry Brier is co-owner/director of Inner Rhythm Movement Arts Institute in Mill Valley. She has taught creative movement, ritual, trance dance, and various ethnic dance forms. Her main focus for the past fifteen years has been Oriental "bellydance" and Middle Eastern folkloric dance. She studied in Egypt, Morocco, Turkey and with the most respected instructors in the U.S. and Europe. Sherry directs the two Inner Rhythm resident dance companies: "The Mystic East Dancers" and "Troupe Ala Nar."