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DanceGardenLA presents: Lebanese Simon Bedouin/Oriental Dance Workshop

  • DanceGarden LA 3191 Casitas Ave, Ste 112 Los Angeles, California 90039 (map)

In this class we will touch on the influence of folklore and bedouins on Oriental dance scene form a dancer's perspective.

In the first part we will review old footage showcasing Lebanese Bedouine style dance performances. Immediately following, we will cover technique for Oriental & Folklore inspired combinations in a new style with Bedouine Flair.

e will go over dance combinations with a stick (skinny cane), and few Dabkeh combinations which were selected for the short choreo covered in the second half.

After a 15-minute break with a Q & A, you will learn a short choreography best described as fun, upbeat, rich and new; showcasing some of the Bedouine/Oriental style learned in the first portion. This class is never short of footwork, hip work, travel combinations, stick/cane dance, Dabka which will add richness to your dance vocabulary.

Please bring a stick (cane). Dance Shoes Recommended.
Recommended for Intermediate dancers and above.

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