6 hours per day in the studio Thursday-Sunday, a show on Sunday evening with private feedback from Shahrzad, plus optional evening activities. The focus of this unique intensive will be connecting technique and musicality. We will nerd out and dive deep into about maqamat (melodic modes) and iqqat (rhythms), song interpretation from various eras, transitioning between sections in a song and in a set, Shahrzad’s unique and extensive approach to belly dance technique, and more. Plus we’ll very likely have live drumming for our technique and rhythm drills!
This challenging course is designed to make a teacher out of you, with an exam at the end and certificates granted to all course graduates. If you pass the exam you will receive an official certificate to acknowledge that you passed this course and you are authorized to be an oriental dance teacher.
Egyptianize Your Dance: Technique, Musicality, and Combinations
Dive into Egyptian style with this fun workshop! Shahrzad will be breaking down signature steps and musicality that makes Egyptian style so unique. Learn combinations to the hottest new songs from Cairo as well as some obscure golden era classics.
The chosen place Sitges, at the foot of the Mediterranean Sea, a place that has fascinated artists and tourists, will become a place where you can learn and have fun with other people who, like you, are passionate about oriental dance.
Specialized training workshops with renowned international artists, meeting with other professionals and amateurs, dinner and evening performances, free time in the pool, beach, and garden.