Tamalyn Dallal

Interpretive Middle Eastern Dancer

New Orleans...Live Louisiana Like a Local!
Wed.,July 16- Wed., July 23, 2013 (With one day off to attend the biggest belly dance festival in the north west "med Fest").
Wed., July 16- Orientation, films and mix and mingle (Zamani Culture House)
Thurs., Fri., July 17- 18 Classes from 10 am to 5pm. 10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 1-2, Lunch 2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production 3-5 Teacher's Training
Sat, July 19- Field Trip- Med Fest in Seattle, followed by dinner at an Ethiopian Restaurant (If you would like to perform at the festival, or at the Ethiopian restaurant, please let me know ASAP)
Sun. -Tues. July 20-22
10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 1-2, Lunch 2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production
3-5 Teacher's Training
July 23
10-1pm, Review of all material. Questions and answers. 1-3, Lunch party (We create the lunch together, decorating, bringing food to share, and dance for one another. 3-4pm, "Ipod Shuffle" (last dance together).
*Location, Zamani Culture House, 23718 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell, Wa. 98021(Inside the Bothell Country Village).
Registration fees are non refundable unless there is a doctors not regarding health issue or unless there is a major natural disaster affecting either the Zamani Culture House or the home of the registree.
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July 16- Wed., July 23, 2013 (With one day off to attend the biggest belly dance festival in the north west "med Fest").

Wed., July 16- Orientation, films and mix and mingle (Zamani Culture House)

Thurs., Fri., July 17- 18 Classes from 10 am to 5pm.
10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 
1-2, Lunch
2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production
3-5 Teacher's Training

Sat, July 19- Field Trip- Med Fest in Seattle, followed by dinner at an Ethiopian Restaurant (If you would like to perform at the festival, or at the Ethiopian restaurant, please let me know ASAP)

Sun. -Tues. July 20-22
10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 
1-2, Lunch
2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production
3-5 Teacher's Training

July 23
10-1pm, Review of all material. Questions and answers.
1-3, Lunch party (We create the lunch together, decorating, bringing food to share, and dance for one another.
3-4pm, "Ipod Shuffle" (last dance together).

*Location, Zamani Culture House, 23718 Bothell Eerett Highway, Bothell, Wa. 98021(Inside the Bothell Country Village). 
Wed.,July 16- Wed., July 23, 2013 (With one day off to attend the biggest belly dance festival in the north west "med Fest").
Wed., July 16- Orientation, films and mix and mingle (Zamani Culture House)
Thurs., Fri., July 17- 18 Classes from 10 am to 5pm. 10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 1-2, Lunch 2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production 3-5 Teacher's Training
Sat, July 19- Field Trip- Med Fest in Seattle, followed by dinner at an Ethiopian Restaurant (If you would like to perform at the festival, or at the Ethiopian restaurant, please let me know ASAP)
Sun. -Tues. July 20-22
10-1, Technique and dance; interpretation of music, styles, etc. 1-2, Lunch 2-3, Lectures and discussion; Culture, history, and Show/event production
3-5 Teacher's Training
July 23
10-1pm, Review of all material. Questions and answers. 1-3, Lunch party (We create the lunch together, decorating, bringing food to share, and dance for one another. 3-4pm, "Ipod Shuffle" (last dance together).
*Location, Zamani Culture House, 23718 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell, Wa. 98021(Inside the Bothell Country Village).
Registration fees are non refundable unless there is a doctors not regarding health issue or unless there is a major natural disaster affecting either the Zamani Culture House or the home of the registree.

 

June 20-27, 2018 

 

$700 (Paid before Feb. 1)

$800 (Paid before May 1)

  $900 (Paid before June 1) 

 

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Day 1: - Orientation, basic technique and philosophy, films and mix and mingle...Optional crawfish dinner. Your evening is free to stroll the French Quarter.

 

Day 2: 10-1, Technique.

1-2, Lunch

2-3, Lecture and discussion; People and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana... Learn the difference between Cajuns, Creole people, Zydeco music, Cajun music, and more.

3-5 Creating dance and combos

PM: Stroll Magazine St. and enjoy the boutiques and restaurants.

 

Day 3: 10-1. Technique

1-2 Lunch

2-3,  Lecture and Discussion: Jazz, Blues, Second Line... Music of New Orleans and the Deep South

3-4, Traditional New Orleans Second Line dance class (Local guest instructor)

4-5,  Zils and combos 

PM: Twilight Swamp Tour, followed by Cajun dinner and dancing (Outside of New Orleans) 

 

Day 4: 10-2, Technique and dance

2-3, Lunch 

Meet the Mardi Gras Indians and learn about their traditions.

Museums: Mardi Gras, Katrina, and Culture of Treme.

PM Free time to stroll the French Quarter 

 

Day 5: Free day to explore New Orleans

Optional afternoon activity: Dancing to the drums in Armstrong Park (Treme) 

Evening: Optional, "Follow the Music"....Tamalyn will take you to her favorite Jazz clubs  

 

Day 6: 10-1, Technique, Musicality

1-2 Lunch

2-3 Lecture: "All Roads Lead to Egypt", Following the Cultural routes that have contributed to the development of Oriental dance.

3-5pm, Choreography by Tamalyn Dallal, incorporating what you have learned in the workshop

PM: Gourmet French dinner at Degas Restaurant (Optional) 

 

Day 7 (Tues.):  10-1, Technique, Veils, hands and arms

1-2, Lunch

2-3 Cemetery Tour (This is a local tour of the nearby Lafayette Cemetery, highlighting the cultural significance and history of New Orleans' above ground cemeteries. It's interesting. (Not spooky)

3:30-5 Zydeco dance class (Local instructor) 

PM: Walking local labyrinths (Meditation)

Listen to the renown "Rebirth Brass Band" at the historic Maple Leaf Club in Uptown, NOLA. (Optional) 

 

Day 8: 10-4, Wrapping it up, reflecting and celebrating 

 

 

Registration fees are non refundable unless there is a doctors not regarding health issue or unless there is a major natural disaster affecting either the Tamalyn Dallal or the home of the registree. 
 
Please note that some of the evening events are subject to change, due to the possibility of musicians going on tour, or being open to the possibility of something even more interesting coming up.
Dinners, drinks and tips are not included in the workshop price. 
 
There is no performance, but whoever goes to the drum and dancing on Sunday will be able to use their combos in this free style event. This workshop is more about drinking in the local culture and connecting the earthiness and musicality of Middle Eastern dance to the local cultures of Louisiana.  

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