Our Workshops….

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October 2019....

Workshop 1

Nawarra – Moroccan Grooves

Presenting the feminine energy and power of authentic Moroccan Chaiibi. Your expert guide will share with you her own creativity and techniques.

9:30-11:30

Level: for all

£16/18

27%

Workshop 2

Maria Aya – Khaleegi

We will explore the unique style and dance of Khaleegi and Qawleya women. Looking at the differences in the styles and discover the movement, feeling, steps and music.

9:30-11:30

Level: for all

£20/22

40%

Workshop 3

Fulya – Flamenco Tangos

An introduction to Flamenco using the Palo of Tangos (which is not the same as the Tango). It is a fast and festive form, which makes it a good place for beginners to start.

9:30-11:30

Level: for all

£16/18

26%

Workshop 4

Ozgen – Baed Annak

Learn an expressive, and challenging, dance to this classic Oum Khalhoum song (Away from You). A choreography from the head and heart of a master of the craft.

9:30-11:30

Level: 2/3

£16/18

47%

Workshop 5

Aziza – Baladi

For the first time in the UK. This is your first chance to study with one of the hottest stars in Cairo. A must for fans of this popular style!

9:30-11:30

Level: 2/3

£42/44

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 6

Asif Qu – Drumming 3, 5, 7, 9

Odd timed rhythms from the basics to additional complex layering for the more experienced. (Drumming workshop)

11:45-12:45

Level: for all

£8/9

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 7

Candi – You are the Diva

With suggestions and ideas to help you deliver diva-worthy performances, improve your confidence, and really shine on stage.

11:45-13:45

Level: for all

£16/18

43%

Workshop 8

Tracey Gibbs – Baladi

Find your taqasium soul with beautiful music and ideas to take away to help with improvising.

11:45-12:45

Level: for all

£8/9

13%

Workshop 9

Dierdre MacDonald – Partner Harmony and Connection

Following your Leader and Leading your follower in different ways is one of the fun parts of tribal bellydance! Use Gypsy Caravan format moves to partner and connect and collaborate in different ways … not just in duets!

11:45-12:45

Level: 2/3

£16/18

48%

Workshop 10

Khaled Mahmoud – Mejance Technique

Make a fabulous entrance and Wow your audience with the master’s essential guide to this important part of any solo performance.

11:45-13:45

Level: 3

£24/26

14%

Workshop 11

Nawarra – Bedouin

From nomads who live in the Arabian and Syrian deserts; a dance with an earthy grounded style.

12:50-13:50

Level: for all

£8/9

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 12

Kay Taylor – Saidi Stick Technique

Love your assays (stick) and get to grips with it; and add a few tricks and flicks to the mix.

12:50-13:50

Level: for all

£8/9

30%

Workshop 13

Angela Noble – Eloquent Movement

Elegant, graceful technique and posture combined with mindful movement, bringing powerful expression to classic slow Tribal moves and combo’s.

14:00-16:00

Level: for all

£16/18

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 14

Tracey Gibbs – Shaabi Journey

From the beginning  to where we are now. Join me on a history of the genre and get funky! a must-do workshop for lovers of this style.

14:00-16:00

Level: for all

£16/18

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 15

Ozgen – Turkish Roman Dance

Explore the iconic Turkish 9/8 rhythm with this free-spirited dance. A chance to try something a bit different with an expert guide!

14:00-16:00

Level: for all

£16/18

17%

Workshop 16

Joanne Miller – Silky Smooth

Silk veil … not just a prop! It can be an extension of you and your emotions. Learn some tips, tricks, turns and smooth transitions with your veil.

14:00-16:00

Level: 2

£16/18

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 17

Aziza – Technique

An unmissable opportunity to learn how to dance to different instruments – aimed at dancers who want to develop their skills.

14:00-16:00

Level: 3

£42/44

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 18

Candi – Fun with Shaabi

Learn a fun choreography to the latest Cairo beats. 1½ hour workshop

16:15-17:45

Level: for all

£12/14

17%

Workshop 19

Fulya – What’s Going On?

Are some moves just impossible? What needs work to look and feel better? This workshop will help address various ways for your brain and body to become unstuck.

16:15-18:15

Level: for all

£16/18

20%

Workshop 20

Monica Gracia – Oriental Tango

Come and enjoy this amazing fusion that will give your current Oriental Dance a TANGO touch!” 1½ hour workshop

16:15-17:45

Level: 2

£12/14

48%

Workshop 21

Dierdre MacDonald – Turkish Delight

A range of fun Turkish moves and combos in the Gypsy Caravan format. We will get those hips moving and energy flowing as we dance and drill with upbeat moves.

16:15-18:15

Level: 2

£16/18

40%

Workshop 22

Khaled Mahmoud – Technique for Oriental Song

A guide to interpreting the subtle play of moods and emotions in classic Oriental music.

16:15-18:15

Level: 2/3

£24/26

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Sunday

Workshop 23

Maria Aya – Greek Golden Era

Few people know that two legendary dancers, Keti Voutsaki and Nadia Gamal, had Greek origins. Let’s explore together their styles to give a Greek flair to your own Oriental Dance.

10:00-12:00

Level: for all

£20/22

20%

Workshop 24

Anne Kingston – Fluid Moves and Travel

How to get your dance moving, find that flow, and look and feel better when performing.

10:00-12:00

Level: for all

£16/18

23%

Workshop 25

Michelle Pender – Hagallah

Focusing on the specific steps and techniques (shimmies and twists) of the Bedouin of the Western desert will help you showcase feminine pride and strength. (Please wear flat shoes.)

10:00-12:00

Level: for all

£16/18

32%

Workshop 26

Candi– Candi’s Combos

Spice up your dance with some of Candi’s great fail-safe moves to add some variety to your dance.

10:00-12:00

Level: 2

£16/18

47%

Workshop 27

Aziza – Mejance

A must for more experienced dancers. Learn, from a real star, elements of the big opening dance. Full of pure Egyptian style and panache.

10:00-12:00

Level: 2/3

£42/44

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 28

Cinzia Di Cioccio & Asif – Zills and Rhythms

Focus on zill patterns and how they can be played alongside popular Middle Eastern Rhythms.

12:15-13:15

Level: for all

£8/9

60%

Workshop 29

Nawarra – Algerian Kabyle

Indigenous dance from the Amazigh (Berber) group of Northern Algeria called the Kaybyles. Their primary dance style reflects the vivid richness of their culture known for its heavy shimmies and unique technique.

12:15-14:15

Level: for all

£16/18

53%

Workshop 30

Khaled Mahmoud – Baladi Technique

Mastering this most significant aspect of classic Egyptian dance along with a master teacher renowned for his skill and sensitivity.

12:15-13:15

Level: for all

£24/26

SOLD OUT!

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Workshop 31

Helena – Super Shimmy

Take your shimmies to the next level with exciting, show-stopping, confidence.

12:15-13:15

Level: 2

£8/9

52%

Workshop 32

Kay Taylor – Exploring Fabulous Arms

Taking arms a step further. Exploring ways to add texture to your dance through a wider range of arms. Think outside the box and really make a difference.

12:15-14:15

Level: 2/3

£16/18

47%

Workshop 33

Tracey Gibbs – Shimmy Lab

Ways to build up your stamina and discover different types of shimmy in Egyptian Dance.

13:20-14:20

Level: for all

£8/9

52%

Workshop 34

Chris Ogden – Three Sisters

A powerful fusion duet to this stunning track by Beats Antique (and ideas for use as solo or group).

13:20-14:20

Level: 2

£8/9

33%

Workshop 35

Maria Aya – Oriental Map

Part dance and part talk, this session will cover the history, costuming, and presentation of Oriental dance – looking at more than 20 different styles.

14:30-16:30

Level: for all

£20/22

27%

Workshop 36

Fulya – Underwater Love

Tribal and Cabaret mix. Techniques portraying water and underwater creatures! We will work on floaty fingers, flowing hands, rippling hips, body waves and more.

14:30-16:30

Level: for all

£16/18

53%

Workshop 37

Ozgen – Spiritual Awaking

A very special veil dance inspired by the Sufi tradition, but not a whirling dance. (This is open level but not suitable for absolute beginners. Please bring own veil).

14:30-16:30

Level: for all

£16/18

50%

Workshop 38

Dierdre MacDonald – Undulating Arabics

Gooey, flowing, Gypsy Caravan format Arabic moves and combos. We will focus on technique and transitions to feel the unison as we create dance in the moment.

14:30-16:30

Level: 2

£16/18

56%

Workshop 39

Aziza – Old Shaabi in a Modern Way.

The last chance to study with one of Egypt’s stars. Some of the most up-to-date modern moves for this popular music.

14:30-16:30

Level: 2/3

£42/44

SOLD OUT!

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