Company of Dreams was founded in 2013, with a vision of bringing belly dancing to the stage. "I'm inspired by Michael Flatley," she says. "Flatley took Irish dancing and made it a global phenomenon. There are also hip-hop bands like Diversity, who took what was street dancing and raised the style to create something dramatic. I wanted to do the same thing with belly dancing. With funding from the Canada Council, she has worked diligently to create a theatrical style of belly dance that combines color and sensuality with ballet, jazz and Latin style.
A costume designer resigned after finding all his clothes torn and hacked into his dressing room. A number of dancers were reported to the police on charges fabricated after having usurped the affairs of other dancers. According to a recent poll by the Thomson Reuters Foundation, sexual harassment makes Egypt the worst place for women in the Arab world, but the problems of dancers are often worse than those of women. of their male counterparts, who are completely forbidden.
"When Egyptians listen to music, they have feelings of their own lives and their emotions, and they love you and they live the song with you. I think that's impossible," says Outi. Even if you have women who are all covered, just their eyes showing, you can still see their eyes smiling. But one of the many surprises of the Arab Spring is the belly dance scene of the region. With violence, political and economic instability, some dancers plan to return home.
Please bring water if you wish. For the latest photos and dvds from my Haflas check out the-event-photographer.com My next workshops Saiidi Steps and Sticks, Vintage Oriental Sails, High Sails, Veil Flicks and Tips, Body popping fun, Stagecraft and Expression, Mindfulness and Body Awareness, Drum Solo. Talk about belly dancing and well-being all welcome. Earlham Library Brochure I welcome these great teachers and more to come soon!
Belladonna Dance preformed at the Urban Onion, Olympia WA.