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Are you up for some Snakey, slow and slinky Tribal Fusion? Join Crisitie for her 2hour workshop on 'Snake! Tribal Fusion' dance at Wollongong Belly Dance Festival (25-27th Aug 2017). We will be working with slow gooey moves, quick isolations, surprising mood changes, light and shade in this haunting and emotive chiftitelli piece. Use this music or take the movement ideas and combos for your own repertoire. Level: Intermediate (in any style). About Cristie Cristie is an experienced performer of…Find out more »
Take a dance journey around the world with Kirsty in her 2hr workshop at Wollongong Belly Dance Festival (25-27th Aug 2017). Social dance is the essence of celebratory occasions in the Middle-East. Each region has its own music and style for special occasions and parties. In this workshop Kirsty will delve into the dance styles of popular music scenes and social dance styles from Greece, Turkey, Azerbaijan, the Gulf, Iran, Lebanon and Egypt. We will explore the specific social cues,…Find out more »
Join Rita for her 2hour workshop on Stage Makeup at Wollongong Belly Dance Festival (25-27th Aug 2017). Everything you wanted to know about stage makeup! In this fun hands-on workshop Rita will take you through the Top 20 products to have in your makeup bag. She will demonstrate and Oriental Dancer's glamour look on a model participant then participants will apply the look on their face with Rita's guidance. Some highlights & tips and tricks include - base, conceal, contour,…Find out more »
Wollongong Belly Dance Festival proudly presents: Emeralds of the East: Belly Dance Gala For one night only be transported into the glittering world of belly dance. Starring Esmeralda of Brazil and Australia's best dancers. ***TICKETS GO ON SALE - 27TH MARCH 2017 Show: Sun 27th August 2017 Doors: open 4.30pm, Show 5.00pm Venue: Illawarra Performing Arts Centre (IPAC) Tickets: www.ipac.org.au Box office: (02) 42245999 Illawarra Performing Arts Centre ~ $45 ***TICKETS GO ON SALE - 27TH MARCH 2017Find out more »
Another exciting and FREE Cultural day is close to show time. Experience Turkey without having to take a 20 hour flight from Melbourne. Packed with live entertainment such as traditional Turkish belly dancing, folk music & bands and Turkish cuisines such as Gozleme, Manti, Lokma and more. To become a stallholder you can download the application form here: http://www.prestonmarket.com.au/its-turkish-day-at-preston-market/Find out more »
Come and learn from a professional make up artist exactly how to do the perfect basic stage make up step by step! Bring along your makeup kit as this workshop will be HANDS ON! Each attendee will be given some mirror space, and will be given the opportunity to practice their look step by step under supervision to make sure you get it JUST RIGHT! You will learn from our professional make up artist Aleesha Leong: * Priming your face…Find out more »
Come and Join Tammy and her Oxfam 100km Trailwalker team 'The Velvet Asssassins' in a fun filled evening of Belly Dancing! Help raise funds for the team to complete a 100km walk over 48 hours in September by getting your jiggle on! Tammy will be teaching us some of her favourite belly dancing moves in a 1 hour class with prizes and a raffle! $15 presale (through eventbrite) or $18 at the door If you can't make it but would…Find out more »
"Dance is the hidden language of the soul" ~ Martha Graham We have been dancing since humans have walked on the planet. For many of us dance is more than something we do, it is who we are. United We Dance is a spectacular multicultiral dance showcase featuring a unique program of diverse artists and performers. The show is an opportunity for us to celebrate our diversity and share the universal joy of dance. The first United We Dance showcase…Find out more »
Join Ekaterini and percussionist George El-Azar for this fun and energetic workshop that will help you to recognise and interpret some of the most common rhythms in Middle Eastern belly dance music. The first of a series, this workshop will focus on 4 rhythms (Malfouf, Masmoudi, Saidi and Fallahi). You will learn a short combination for each rhythm that will then be combined to create a mini choreography to the live drumming. Suitable for intermediate and advanced level dancers. SPOTS…Find out more »
Awalim with Shamadan - Johara After introducing Awalim in the July workshop, we will continue exploring this joyful earthy style that is often considered a precursor to modern Raqs Sharki. This workshop will centre around techniques to build hip strength and dexterity needed to effortlessly achieve those juicy Egyptian moves, combinations to show the moves in context and floor work performed with and without Shamadan. If you have a Shamadan and feel like bringing it to class then please do…Find out more »
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