Dabke Arab Near East Line Dance Workshop
Date(s) - 02/07/2021
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
This 90 minute class includes the rhythms, steps, line formations and cultural significance, of Dabke line dances in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria and Jordan.
90 minute movement class plus short lecture the price will increase on January 20th attendance cap (all previous online classes have SOLD OUT weeks in advance) a confirmation and ZOOM link will be sent by email after purchase a RECORDING of the class can be viewed for 7 days afterwards at checkout, please give us a reliable EMAIL address to receive the Zoom link. Zoom Link will be sent on February 6th to the email associated with your Paypal. Please contact Karim if you want to use a different email address.
THIS WORKSHOP WILL INCLUDE
Demonstration of the main 4 rhythms found in Dabke
Foot stomping and stepping technique
Line formation and choreography ideas
Examples from the different countries
The social, political and cultural role of Dabke dance
KARIM NAGI is a native Egyptian musician, dancer & educator. He has taught & performed on 6 continents, in numerous dance festival, and universities. He has authored several CDs & DVDs under his own name, and Turbo Tabla. His primary mission in life is to share Arab culture, through music & dance.