Greek Tsifteteli & Other Pan-Hellenic Dances with Athena Najat – July 6, 3:00-5:00pm


In this informative and fun workshop, Athena shares her deep love of Greek music, dance and culture.  This workshop was developed in order to recognize the place that Greek Bellydance has on the family-tree of our Oriental Dance roots.   We will learn about the practical difference between Tsiftetelli and Chiftetelli, be inspired by the golden-era Greek dancers, as well as enjoy dancing to timeless Tsifteteli songs which will always get a Greek crowd on their feet!  

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Belly dancing with Athena Najat offers a unique and fulfilling exploration into the dance of the Mediterranean and Middle East.  Her unique experience performing professionally as a bellydancer in Istanbul, Athens, Egypt, Bahrain and Dubai and beyond, gives her a distinctive perspective and a lot of exciting information and material to share with dancers around the world. 

Athena Najat is an internationally recognized dancer and instructor of Greek-American heritage with a Masters Degree in Dance and Culture.  She is often invited to teach workshops and judge international belly dance competitions. 

Her classes are fun, informative and inspiring, focusing on healthy dancing, promoting and respecting culture, and most of all, connecting and expressing the joy in movement in music!