Sensual Fans with Kaeshi

Thursday, July 9, 2020

WHAT: In this 5 week Sensual Fans performance course, you will learn different hand holds, dramatic accents and poses you can strike, plus a myriad of bellydance movements that will culminate in a choreography to the song “Maintanet” by Rupa and the April Fishes. This will be part of the Bellyqueen School virtual showcase on Saturday September 5th 4pm EDT.

Kaeshi learned fan dance first hand from Chinese dance masters as a teenager, and toured throughout multiple cities in Australia dancing with the “Chinese Youth League”. Appropriate for 12 inch fans with 5-12 inches of fabric hanging off the edge. Limited to 15 students.

WHEN: Thursdays 6.30-7.30pm EDT, July 9-August 6

COST: Sliding Scale Payment
$75, $100
(Also covers the cost of video editing the performance video and personal feedback of a progress video submitted half-way through the course.)

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Registration close 15 minutes beforehand
A Zoom link will be sent out 10 minutes beforehand

WHO: KAESHI CHAI is a NYC-based performer, theatrical director, teacher trainer, and award winning designer. She co-founded the professional dance company and school, Bellyqueen, and PURE (Public Urban Ritual Experiment), a global community focused on healing and social change through dance and music. Kaeshi has extensive training in contemporary dance, physical theatre and Silk Road dances spanning the Middle East to China. She has taught or performed in 47 states and 39 countries.
She is an alumni member of the Bellydance Superstars, Jillina’s Bellydance Evolution and Kenji William’s Bella Gaia and curated the Djam NYC event for dancers and musicians to create and play together.