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Friday Night L&M Series: Folkdances of Egypt Workshop

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Date(s) - 12/20/2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Bellydance Grand Rapids

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Email:
info@shimmyusa.com
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/402895000330506/
Phone:
(616) 635-9242
Organization:
Bellydance Grand Rapids and Sarah Mayne


GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN

Join Mina of Shimmy 1x a month on Friday as she takes you on a journey through the Golden era of Arabian dance through movies, salacious stories, dance demos & games!

Event Link: https://www.shimmyusa.com/events-1/free-friday-night-lecture-movie-series-5

12/20: Workshop: Folkdances of Egypt
Discover the dancers and dances of Upper and Lower Egypt! In this workshop, we’ll learn about Saidii, Melaya Leff, Hagallah and Fellahin, along with those classic folkloric troupes that preserved and showcased these regional dances on stage for the world to see. This workshop will feature examples of costuming, along with movement demos

If possible, please bring a veil (Melaya Leff, if possible, otherwise, any standard veil will do) and cane (Hooked or Straight is fine) to class. Instructor will have extra props available for participants.

About The Event:

Friday Night Movie & Lecture Series are FREE to the general public. You are welcome to bring your own beverage and snack and prepare to be DAZZLED by the Ancient East & all of it’s Golden Era Dancers & World Famous Movies.

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