Chrysalis Studio of belly dance presents:
Elements of Choreography with Shira
A workshop for all styles and all levels of belly dance. There are many aspects to choreography. In this workshop Shira will focus on several of these elements and discuss techniques for remembering combinations and choreography
What: Shira workshop
Where: The Center
1941 S 42nd Street – 2nd level
Omaha, Nebraska 68105
Date: October 8, 2016
Contact: Della through email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (402) 658-4978
If you live within 3 hours of Omaha you can make this workshop a day trip.
Shira is known worldwide for her work as a researcher, author, lecturer, and publisher of information on Middle Eastern dance, music, and culture. She has been interviewed by the New York Times and Wall Street Journal for stories on Middle Eastern dance, and is highly sought after as a contributor to magazines centered on this art form. Her web site, www.shira.net, is the most comprehensive and most linked-to Oriental dance Internet resource in the world.
For continuing education, Shira has traveled three times to Turkey and nine times to Egypt.
Visit Shira’s informative belly dance site: www.shira.net
CLASS TOPICS APPLICABLE TO ALL STYLES OF BELLY DANCE
Discover the training techniques used in other dance genres such as ballet to train dancers’ brains in how to memorize choreography quickly. Find out how you, too, can use these same methods to enhance your own abilities at learning choreography quickly in troupe rehearsals, classes, and workshops and retaining it later.
Class 2: Creating Your Own Step Combinations
Time: 1:00 to 3:00
Give your solo and troupe dancing a creative boost by designing your own new step combinations. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to bring a fresh spark into your performances by breaking free of the same old combinations you have always done. This workshop will cover:
• How to dance to call & response
• Rule of fours
• Musical phrasing
• Emotion, expression, energy
• Techniques for creating interesting choreography
• Floor patterns, use of space
• Common rhythms and how to dance to them
No unauthorized videotaping during this event.
Online registration. Online registration ends October 6.
To down load mail in registration form click here. shira-workshop-flyer