Fri, Feb 21 | shimmy USA

FREE - Friday Night Lecture & Movie Series: Folk Dances of Egypt Workshop

Join Mina of Shimmy 1x a month on Friday as she takes you on a journey through the Golden era of Arabian dance through movies, salacious stories, dance demos & games!
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FREE - Friday Night Lecture & Movie Series: Folk Dances of Egypt Workshop

Time & Location

Feb 21, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
shimmy USA, 959 Lake Drive Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI, USA

About The Event

02/21:  Workshop - Folkdances of Egypt

Discover the dancers and dances of Upper and Lower Egypt! In this workshop, we'll learn about Saidii, Melaya Leff, Hagallah and Fellahin, along with those classic folkloric troupes that preserved and showcased these regional dances on stage for the world to see. This workshop will feature examples of costuming, along with movement demos and videos to offer a survey of the rich cultural dance traditions of Egypt!

Friday Night Movie & Lecture Series are FREE to the general public. You are welcome to bring your own beverage and snack and prepare to be DAZZLED by the Ancient East & all of it's Wonders! 

Registration is Closed

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