Events, Workshops, and Shows
Events, Workshops, and Shows

Rakkasah East 2017 PDF Print E-mail

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It's time for Rakkasah East again!  Pack up your costumes and bling, take a couple of days off from work to take some workshops, and head for New Jersey!

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Tarik March 2017 PDF Print E-mail

Tarik

Farasha & Su'ad Present:

"AfroBeat Belly Dance" with Tarik Sultan

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Connecticut College
Crozier Williams Student Center
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT

Directions to Conn College

AfroBeat Belly Dance is a blend of music and dance styles drawing inspiration from across the African Diaspora and continent. Egyptian, Moroccan, and Congolese all meet Latin America and the Caribbean to create expressive dances full of passion and soul.

In this workshop, you will learn a choreography that combines elements of Egyptian, Congolese, and Caribbean movements to create a hot and spicy gumbo full of excitement and the celebration of life. It's guaranteed to get everyone up and out of their seats!

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25th Anniversary Show PDF Print E-mail

Desert Moon Dancers

Desert Moon Dancers 25th Anniversary Show

Saturday, December 10, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Desert Moon Dancers

Connecticut College
Cummings Arts Center
Evan Halls Theater
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT

The Desert Moon Dancers (DMD) Middle Eastern Dance troupe of CT celebrate 25 years of "belly" dance in this special show that is a benefit for AmeriCares. They will be joined onstage by dance friends:

  • Mystic Moonlight Dancers (NJ)
  • Venus Rising (CT)
  • The Beledi Babes (MA)
  • Judy's Gypsies (CT)

All proceeds will be donated to AmeriCares -- an emergency response and global health organization that saves lives and builds healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world. With headquarters in Connecticut, AmeriCares is the No. 1 nonprofit provider of donated medicines and supplies, including emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts, and programs that improve health outcomes.

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www.americares.org

 

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Marco Polo 2016 PDF Print E-mail

Marco Polo - The Belly Dance Connection

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Sad news! The Marco Polo has been sold, and all BD Connection events that had been planned there have been cancelled.

We hope that Shalimar will find another venue or come to an agreement with the new owners.

Until then, keep dancing!

 

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Phaedra - March 2016 PDF Print E-mail

 

Farasha & Su'ad Present:

"The Joy of Dance" with Phaedra of Boston

Phaedra of Boston

Saturday, March 12, 2016
Connecticut College
Crozier Williams Student Center
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT

Directions to Conn College

Phaedra will be teaching 2 classes: Classic 9/8, working with classic fast Turkish/Armenian steps as used in old-style nightclub performances, and Veil Mastery, advanced veil techniques and a short combination. Classes will be followed by our popular evening showcase featuring Phaedra and local area dancers (open to workshop attendees -- sign up soon)!

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