Fri Feb 28th 6.30pm-9.30pm
Sat Mar 1st 10am-6pm
Sun Mar 2nd 10am-6pm
Sun Mar 2nd 7.30-9.30pm Hafla at Jebon https://www.facebook.com/events/400325673437881/
Bellydance History & Culture Lecture
Where does bellydance come from? How long has it been around? Who are the main pioneers that helped shape this beautiful art form? Dance legend Morocco answers these questions plus a lot more.
Saturday 10am-6.00pm: Foundation Skills, Part 1
10.00-1.30pm: Effective warm ups and important bellydance specific stretches
Postures of different bellydance styles (Oriental, Tribal, World Fusion)
Teaching using 3 sensory learning modalities: Visual (gestures, mirroring), auditory tools
(verbal cues) and kinesthetic tools (hands on adjustment)
Bellyqueen bellydance foundation vocabulary (Isis, Bastet, Hathor) with Kaeshi Chai
2.30-4.00pm: Lower torso anatomy to prevent injuries and to clarify & deepen movements, with Lissa Michalak
4.00-6.00pm: Continuation of Bellyqueen bellydance foundation vocabulary and practice teaching with Kaeshi Chai.
10.00am-1.30pm: Poses galore
36 arms positions & 18 leg positions.
Dynamic transitions & layers.
Music tempos for warm up, drills, cool down.
Effectively teaching different levels, class room eye contact and communication skills.
Practice teaching with Kaeshi Chai
2.30-4.00pm: Upper torso anatomy to prevent injuries and to clarify & deepen movements with Lissa
4.30-5.15pm: Practical teaching test (45 minutes)
5.15-6.00pm: Written test (45 minutes)
Lissa Michalak has been teaching movement for more than 23 years and is a confirmed anatomy nerd. She is a Middle Eastern dancer and is certified in both mat and equipment through IM=X Pilates, Pilates Institute of America, and the Kane School of Core Integration. Lissa taught teacher trainings at the Kane School before getting certified as a Dynamic Embodiment® practitioner. She is now a practicing Somatic Movement Therapist specializing in musculoskeletal injuries. www.somaticanatomy.com and www.inspirationandexploration.com.
This intensive was sold out however some spots opened up however two people had to drop out due to some family matters.
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Required Text Book for the History and Culture Section
“Ask Aunt Rocky” by Morocco.
Bellyqueen Teacher Training students get $10 discount off her $45 book. Please pay $35 plus $7 (shipping and Paypal fees) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send her your address and who you want the name you want the book dedicated to.
Recommended Additional Music Workshop on February 21st, 7-9pm “Essential Rhythms for Dancers by BradMack”
Questions? Please e-mail email@example.com
RSVP on Facebook here, https://www.facebook.com/events/632924270084830
BTW, Tamalyn Dallal will also be conducting her annual Teacher’s Training on May 23-26. We recommend that you also sign up for that. http://bellyqueen.com/events/2014-05-23