Morgantown Belly Dance workshops!! Narah, Jill Parker and Jane Archer!!!
*Props Workshop! April 17th ~ 11:00am-3:00pm
Narah teaches a Props workshop at the WVU Rec Center! Narah will teach you exciting movements and concepts for incorporating the mysterious veil, the celebratory basket and the joyful cane into your Belly dance repertoire! Props add interest, excitement and variety to any belly dance set!! Some extra props will be provided, but please bring any that you have. This workshop will be accessible to and enjoyable for dancers of all levels!
Workshop Price: $35.00 + $1.26 Credit Card/Paypal Processing fee (Price increases to $45.00 after April 10th) Pay Pal button up at www.TribalBellydance.net/workshops No Refunds unless the event is cancelled.
To pay by check or money order. Send $35.00 to: Kimberly Minardi Attn: Props Workshop 1008 Summers School Road Morgantown, WV 26508. Please include phone number and/or eMail address on check.
Credit Cards also accepted over the phone.Call Eric at (304) 549-62149am - 9pm eastern standard time.
*WVU Spring Hafla - April 17th7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Hafla will be in the Falbo Theater in the CAC at 7:30pm - $5 admission This Hafla celebrates Earth Day! We will present an Earthy dance form and some dancers will even sport recycled costumes! All proceeds go to the Sierra Club.
*Jill Parker Workshops and show June 12th and 13th
Jill Parker!!! of the Foxglove Sweethearts here in Morgantown!!! If you are a Tribal Fusion dancer, you must take from Jill Parker. Period. Do not miss the opportunity to learn from the Mama of Tribal Fusion Belly Dance- a Belly Dance Goddess!!!
Jill Parker, Mamma of the modern tribal fusion bellydance movement is an award winning teacher/choreographer, founder of Ultra Gypsy Dance Theater, and director of the Foxglove Sweethearts. She's an original member of Fat Chance Belly Dance, and with over two decades of experience, has trained the top bellydancers in the genre. Jill's big heart and deep love for this intoxicating form shine through in her classes and performances. She's an exceptional teacher with a knack for demystifying this sensuous dance, making it accessible to new dancers while offering insight for refinement and subtlety to the most advanced dancers.Come learn this sensuous movement in a fun, positive and healthy learning environment. Reap the many benefits of bellydance; creative self expression, encouragement, discipline, focus, longevity, low impact exercise, cardiovascular training, yoga, conditioning, stress relief, self esteem, community and Joy!
In this workshop Jill offers insight into her trend setting approach to Bellydance through the use of energetic technique drills and stylish combinations designed to support your performative skills. Class will begin with yoga and conditioning designed for you to bring into your own practice, safely building muscle awareness, isolation, flexibility, grace and postural alignment, ever important elements for a stunning performance. You’re sure to find Jill's workshop environment challenging, focused, encouraging and most of all FUN! In addition, Jill will also discuss the intriguing concept of sensuality in belly dance
To pay by check or money order. Send $15.00 to: Kimberly Minardi Attn: Jill Parker Evening Show 1008 Summers School Road Morgantown, WV 26508Please include phone number and/or eMail address on check.
Credit Cards also accepted over the phone.Call Eric at (304) 549-62149am - 9pm eastern standard time
No Refunds unless the event is cancelled.
Workshop #2 - June 13thOoey Gooey Slow & SlinkyWorkshop
In addition to Jill's unparalleled mentoring skills, she's famous for her super stylized, slinky, sensuous, muscular movements. In this workshop Jill coaches you through drills, adding technical insights, answering questions and proving you with tools for unlocking even the most difficult concepts. Bring your slow movements to deeper, more fluid, juicier, graceful, soulful level. You'll find Jill's workshop environment challenging, focused, encouraging and most of all FUN! Today’s topic of discussion will be “Creating Your Own Style”.
*Jane Archer Sept. 11, 2010 Belly Dancing since 1985, with extensive training in Cabaret and Tribal Styles, developed Neo-Tribal Belly Dance in 1996!! She was first runner up in the Tribal Fusion category in the Belly dancer of the Universe contest!!! She will be here in Morgantown to teach "How to put together a kick ass Choreography" and "Neo-Tribal Combinations". Join us for an amazing time with this creative, warm and open instructor!! Show that evening!!! Save the Date! For more info on Jane: www.euphoriastudio.net/founder.htm Further details TBA*
I'm a belly dancer, mixed media and altered artist, Unschooling mother, animal lover, yogini, earth loving, vegatarian, feminist. I have a Masters degree in Occupational Therapy and specialized in pediatrics, though also worked rehab and nursing homes. I'm certified in Yoga for the Special Child and am a Reiki III healer. I love art, books, red wine and nonfat lattes. I believe in attachment parenting and natural, holistic health. I'm a Scorpio with a Chinese zodiac sign corresponding to Pisces. We are all artists and I hope you will join me here to celebrate our journeys!!