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“ATS Hip Bump Combinations” Workshops by Tribal Angels

Tribal Angels Tribal Workshops

  • Bump it up Baby (2.5Hrs)

Date: Sunday 16 October 2011
Time: 10h00 – 12h30.
Price: R250
(A flat rate or R150, 00 for Tribal Angels Students only)
Registration closes on Wednesday 12th October 2011!
R50 discount on payments & registration before Monday 3rd October. (Not applicable to TABD students)

Bump those hips!
The FCBD syllabus has a variety of wonderful hip bump techniques which you can add to your dance repertoire. In this workshop we will cover the various hip bump combinations which are taught in a typical FCBD intermediate Syllabus. We will start by teaching you a variety of ATS Hip Bumps and then drill them to perfection by dancing in simple improvised group formations.

What will you learn?
Pivot bump & choo choo
Reach & Sit
Double bump
Single Bump
Arc Arms
Shoulder Shimmy Hip Drop Combo

Who is it for?
This workshop is designed for the intermediate and advanced ATS or fusion dancer, as well as the conditioned professional who wants to brush up on technique or add variety to their dance repertoire.

Requirements
Intermediate and advanced belly dancers are welcome to take part in this workshop however, it is highly recommended to have done the Mesmerizing Basics and Fast & funky Basics workshops, or have completed Level One with Tribal Angels before attempting this one.

Knowledge of the basic ATS formations is highly recommended!

  • Double up that Bump (2.5Hrs)

Date: Sunday 16 October 2011
Time: 13h30 – 16h00.
Price: R250
(A flat rate or R150, 00 for Tribal Angels Students only)
Registration closes on Wednesday 12th October 2011!
R50 discount on payments & registration before Monday 3rd October. (Not applicable to TABD students)

Bump those hips!
The FCBD syllabus has a variety of wonderful hip bump techniques which you can add to your dance repertoire. In this workshop we will learn more complex hip bump combinations which are taught in a typical FCBD advanced class which we will then drill to perfection by dancing in simple improvised group formations.

What will you learn?
Up2 Down 3 with Zill Pattern
Chico Four Corners
Double Back
Water Pot
Re-Shamka

Who is it for?
This workshop is designed for the more advanced ATS or fusion dancer, as well as the conditioned professional who wants to brush up on technique or add variety to their dance repertoire.

Requirements
Intermediate and advanced belly dancers are welcome to take part in this workshop however, it is highly recommended to have done the Mesmerizing Basics and Fast & funky Basics workshops, or have completed Level One and Level Two with Tribal Angels before attempting this one.

Knowledge of the basic ATS formations is highly recommended!

Workshop gift vouchers are available!

To book your spot email: tribalangels@live.co.za

Tribal Fusion Superstar – November 2010 – Samantha Emanuel

Soma Fusion Bellydance presents Samantha Emanuel in her November 2010 South African tour!

This talented belly dancing legend will be giving workshops in BOTH Cape Town and Johannesburg during November, so make sure that you don’t miss out.

More information on each of the workshops follows right at the bottom of this post.

Samantha will be giving the following workshops in Cape Town (venue to be announced) :

Elementals: An Introduction
Saturday 20th November 10am – 12:30pm, R420

Creative finger cymbal compositions
Saturday 20th November 1:30pm – 4:00pm, R420

Combinations for improvisation
Sunday 21st November 10am – 12:30pm, R420

Choreography 1
Sunday 21st November 1:30pm – 4:00pm, R420

To register for the CAPE TOWN show download and fax back this registration form.

Over the 27th and 28th of November Samantha will be in Johannesburg for the following :

Venue:
DANCE ZONE, 2nd Floor (Above Woolworths)
Bryan Park Shopping Centre
Cnr. Grosvenor and Cumberland
Bryanston

Nourish your Roots
Saturday 27th November 10am – 12:30pm, R420

Elementals: An Introduction
Saturday 27th November 1:30pm – 4:00pm, R420

Know your roots 
Sunday 28th November 10am – 12:30pm, R420

Choreography 2 
Sunday 28th November 1:30pm – 4:00pm, R420

To register for the Johannesburg show download and fax back this registration form.

Samantha Emanuel bellydance workshops

More information on each of the workshops :

Creative finger cymbal compositions
For dancers wishing to enhance their finger cymbal skills.
We will use tribal style movement to help us dance with more
confidence as we become proficient in playing various patterns .
The short compostions will be drilled and students encouraged to
create their own movement interpretations utilsing the cymbal
compositions.
Participants will benefit most if preceded by Lauren Boldt’s License
To Zill Level 1 Workshop
BRING FINGER CYMBALS

Combinations for improvisation
“Jumping is to soaring as improvisation is to choreography” Lynne Anne Blom
Play with Tribal Style movements through practicing short combinations with varying tempos.
Slow and strong, fast and fluid. Including cues to signal the combination thus enabling the dancer to add it to an improvised group performance piece. Bring a yoga mat and drinking water.

Nourish your Roots
To have a healthy plant you need to encourage its growth at its roots.
A drills class with focus on the upper body carriage so styalstic of Tribal Style Belly Dance.
Hone clean articulation throughout the body whilst striving to project the strength and open frame characteristic of well excecuted Tribal Belly Dance.

Elementals: An Introduction
The art of layering simple movements over one another:  a skill elemental to the Tribal Fusion art form.  Definitely a drills focused class, we will slowly work our way up to layering basic clean controlled movements over one another whilst stationary and traveling. Strengthening techniques for key isolations and drills for honing muscle memory are included.
Bring a Yoga Mat and Water.

Choreography 1
Intermediate/advanced. Previous experience advised.
Samantha fuses her short distinctive combos in an original choreography. Strengthening techniques and drills for these combos will be included, utilizing concepts and inspirations from her Tribal Style training in the USA and past Martial Arts experience in the UK to better support the core and enable isolations of key muscle groups for Tribal Fusion choreography.  Including breakdown of her signature articulated locking technique plus spins turns and twists aplenty.
Bring a Yoga Mat and water

Choreography 2
Beginner/Intermediate
Samantha fuses her short distinctive combos for this new choreography. Strengthening techniques and drills will be included, utilizing new and old concepts to better support the core and enable isolations of key muscle groups for Tribal Fusion choreography.  This piece flows at a slower tempo enabling participants to really focus on internalizing the movements. Some floor work included. Hone liquefied arms, strong posture and clean technique.
Bring a Yoga Mat and water. If you suffer knee problems please bring knee pads/braces for the floor work.

Know your Roots
Beginner/Improver
Focus on cues and transitions for lead and follow improvisation key to American Tribal Style. This workshop is geared towards beginners in Tribal Style.
Samantha instructs general skills for ATS learned during her certification with mentor Carolena Nerricio. Execute clear transitions and experiment with group formations. Use this simple framework to enjoy the playful creativity unique to ATS improvisation.

POSTPONED – Soma Fusion Belly Dancing Tribal Workshops

Soma Fusion Belly Dance Company Tribal workshopsThe Soma Fusion Belly Dance Company is hosting their two day workshops  on tribal belly dance over the 7th and 8th of August.

The workshops will be around 2 hours each and will cost R 200 each. For more information on each workshop, contact Natalie @ Dancing Divinity on : natalie@dancingdivinity.co.za or by visiting www.soma.co.za. You can also click here to download the registration form.

The workshops are being hosted by Dancing Divinity and will cover the following :

  • Balkan Fusion Choreography

Get inspired through this up tempo Balkan fusion choreo. Fusing emotive energetic and bold eastern European inspired moves with the strength and precision of Tribal Fusion

Suitable for intermediate upwards

  • Tribal Fusion Combo’s

Focus is on smooth transitions and flow within your performance from sinuous snakelike moves, to sharp, controlled pops and locks – these techniques will be taught via learning and drilling Tribal Fusion combo’s.

Suitable for Intermediates and above

  • Tribal Fusion advanced choreography

This is a juicy Tribal Fusion piece that can be added to your reportoire of dances, it includes pops and locks, layers, some floorwork and spicy combinations.

Suitable for intermediate and advanced

  • Getting deeper into Tribal Style

Taking the basic ATS moves and playing with cues, transitions, spins, leader, follower, melting pot and other variations of formations for dancing ATS.

Suitable for all levels