Lectures on Belly Dance

 
  • Folkloric Dances of the Middle East and North Africa
    A lecture and discussion of the most common ethnic and folkloric dances of the Middle East, including costuming, music, and cultural components.
    [Minimum workshop length 1.5 hours; Maximum workshop length 3 hours]
  • Belly Dance Historical Timeline
    A lecture and discussion following the known and suspected history of belly dance with a particular emphasis on the contributions by dancers, musicians, and promoters in Egypt.
    [Minimum workshop length 1.5 hours; Maximum workshop length 3 hours]
  • Becoming a Professional Dance Performer
    A lecture and discussion about the successes, pitfalls, and helpful advice for working as a professional dancer.
    [Minimum workshop length 1.5 hours; Maximum workshop length 3 hours]
  • Becoming a Professional Dance Instructor
    A lecture and discussion about best business practices, teaching skills, advertising, class structures, and the business of being a belly dance instructor.
    [Minimum workshop length 1.5 hours; Maximum workshop length 3 hours]