Events > Dance Traditions and Inspirations with Lynette (Feb 18, 2007 12:00pm - 3:30pm)
  • Event: Dance Traditions and Inspirations with Lynette
  • Date: Feb 18, 2007 12:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Location: Harbour Dance Centre
  • Contact: Lynette (Phone: 250-753-1659)

 

Description:

   DANCE TRADITIONS AND INSPIRATIONS with LYNETTE
                         SUNDAY   FEBRUARY 18     



12 - 1:15 pm  GHAWAZEE SPARKLE and TURKISH CURVES
Strengthen your dance vocabulary, skills, and knowledge
in a session contrasting the sinuous embellishments of
Turkish dance styles with the quivers, shimmies and
"earthquake tremors" of Ghawazee dance.

1:30-3:30 pm  TARAB - Arab music and spirit of the dance
Explore the soul and vitality of Arab music as inspiration for dance improvisation and choreography.

 

Where: Harbour Dancentre, 139 Bastion Street, Downtown Nanaimo
When:  Sunday  February 18 , 2007

 Fees:    BOTH workshops $30 advance registration  (Drop-in $35 IF space available)
             SINGLE  workshop : Ghawazee Sparkle & Turkish Curves $15; Tarab $22)

Advance registration by phone, email, or mail to Lynette 250-753-1659   harpfin@telus.net  
Send your cheque  to L.Harper, 218 Kennedy St., Nanaimo, BC V9R 2H8

LYNETTE has developed a unique and effective teaching style in
30 years of teaching and performing Middle Eastern dance in theatres,
museums,  nightclubs and festivals throughout the Pacific Northwest.
Lynette was a founder of Earthfire, and is well-known for her fiery
improvisations and appealing choreographies.  Her summer dance
retreats at Hollyhock, Denman Island, and Smithers have inspired
dancers and teachers from all over North America.