Indian Fusion: Bellywood Grooves – June 29, 1:00-3:00pm

$35.00

Embark on a journey further east as you learn a unique fusion of Indian Bollywood and classical dances with belly dance. The workshop will take you through some techniques and launch into a fun, short, energetic routine. Ideal for those with belly dance training at the lower intermediate level and above (or equivalent), or with training in other dance styles. Learn a range of expressions and emotions that can be shared through joyful and dramatic Bollywood music.
NOTE: For LI and above. Workshop participants are invited to perform at the Sahara Dance Summer Hafla that evening on June 29. Those performing at the Summer Hafla get in free!
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Description

Malina has been training in Middle Eastern dance for 14 years including traditional Egyptian and Turkish cabaret styles, folkloric styles and tribal fusion. She has also studied South Asian classical and folk dances, Latin dance styles and hip hop and enjoys creating innovative choreography. She has performed in a number of events in the DC area including Sahara Dance events, Cherry Blossom Festival, Fiesta Asia, Travel Expo and taught workshops at Sahara Dance. She has also performed in Boston where she danced regularly with a troupe.

Malina has been a member of Raqs Caravan East, Raquettes Latin, Props and Raquettes Tribal Fusion and trained with teachers including Rachel Kay Brookmire, Jennifer Tether, Julie Athie, Chiaki Yamamoto and a number of Sahara faculty. She has performed in a number of events in the DC area including Sahara Dance events, Cherry Blossom Festival, Fiesta Asia, Travel Expo and taught workshops at Sahara Dance. She has also performed in Boston where she danced regularly with a troupe. She has also taken master classes with Irina Akulenko, Bozenka and others.