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Workshop 1: Saturday 24th of November 10am -12 pm Modern Egyptian Technique and combinations, Yasmina-style. All levels
Yasmina will break down her basic technique including emphasis on posture, muscle engagement and weight change, as well as basic transitions between steps to build up a fluid vocabulary.
Workshop 2: Saturday 24th of November 1pm -3pm ‘Oriental de-construction’: How to take steps apart and put them together again in different ways. (Intermediate and advanced)
A useful class for both teachers and intermediate to advanced dancers wanting to take what they’ve learned to a new level, exploring alternative ways to express certain movements and where they come from, layering and creating your own combinations.
Workshop 3: Sunday 25th of November 11.00am -1pm ‘Anything goes’ shaabi : new from the streets of Cairo!
A quirky mix of street and traditional shaabi, about as far from elegant oriental as you can get! Full-on street shaabi maharaganat style might be going a little far for some people…Yasmina looks at how to borrow from its moves to jazz up your shaabi technique!
Workshop 4: Sunday 25th of Nov 2pm - 4pm ‘Explore your inner diva’: style, interpretation and moves inspired by classic dancers of the Egyptian black and white movie era.
Do you love the style of Samia Gamal, Naima Akef and Kitty? Yasmina will take you through some of their classic moves and explore ways to give your golden era interpretation real drama and a vintage feel.