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Egyptian Folkloric Dances | Sheyla

  • Shoonya Dance Centre Stapelplein 41 Gent Belgium (map)

Egyptian Folkloric Dances with Sheyla (CZ) | Workshop & Lecture

Day & Date: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Level 1/Level 2: Suitable for students with a basic dance experience
Facilitator: Sheyla (CZ)



13:00-15:00     Folkloric and character dances of Egypt – lecture + discussion

  • The lecture explains the main difference between character and folkloric dances in Egypt and describes their background, the dance style, culture and dance costumes. The lecture is accompanied with videos, photos and real dance costumes.

    Euro 15/ Euro 12 for Shoonya Members

15:00-18:00     Saidi, Ghawazee and Nubian dance -dance workshop

  • Taste three dance styles in one workshop! Learn the typical steps and dance combinations for Saidi (dance with a stick – sticks will be in the studio), Ghawazee, and Nubian.  All three dance styles are very fun to dance, but although they come from south of Egypt, they are very different and specific. The dance workshop is suitable for dancers with a minimum of 1 year of bellydance experience.

    Euro 35/ Euro 32 for Shoonya Members

    Combo: Lecture + Workshop - Euro 45/ Euro 40 for Shoonya Members