Alanya Bellydance

Every Body Has the Right to Dance

Alanya & Lisa Michaela present:

Timetable (UK times)
See below for workshop descriptions
 
 
 Friday 23rd July
 Activity
 Leader
 Cost (Weekend Pass £50)
 6.30-7.30pm
Welcome, Discussion & Midsummer Shimmy
What Makes the Perfect Bellydancer - Expression vs Technique? PLUS Fun, improvised/follow-on dance with Tarkan
 Lisa Michaela & Alanya
  £5.00
 7.40-8.10pm
 Optional Private Lesson
 Lisa Michaela/Alanya
  £12.00
.
 
 
 
 Saturday 24th July
.
 
 
 9.30-9.45am
 ShimmyFit Warm Up
 Lisa Michaela
  Free with workshop booking
 10.00-11.30am
 Workshop 1 (Technique) - Hips Don't Lie
 Alanya
  £12.00
 11.40am-12.10pm
 Optional Private Lesson
 Lisa Michaela/Alanya
  £12.00
 1.00-1.15pm
 Warm Up
 Lisa Michaela
  Free with workshop booking
 1.15-2.45pm
 Workshop 2 (Choreography) - Dance to Perform
 Lisa Michaela
  £12.00
 3.00-3.30pm
 Optional Private Lesson
 Lisa Michaela/Alanya
  £12.00
 6.00-8.00pm
 Informal Hafla
 Lisa Michaela & Alanya
  £5.00 with at least 1 workshop booking
 
 
 
 
 Sunday 25th July
 
 
 
 9.30-9.45am
 ShimmyFit Warm Up
 Lisa Michaela
  Free with workshop booking
 10.00-11.30am
 Workshop 3 (Choreography) - Lyricism & Expression
 Lisa Michaela
  £12.00
 11.40am-12.10pm
 Optional Private Lesson
 Lisa Michaela/Alanya
  £12.00
 1.00-2.30pm
 Workshop 4 (Technique) - How to Cheat at Bellydance
 Alanya
  £12.00
 3.00-4.30pm
 Workshop 5 (Choreography) - Fosse Fusion
 Lisa Michaela & Alanya
  £12.00
 4.30-4.45pm
 Goodbyes
 Lisa Michaela & Alanya
 

Workshops

Workshop 1 - Hips Don't Lie

Fluid & percussive drills for expressive hips

with Alanya

Workshop 2 - Dance to Perform

Fun, modern Egyptian-style choreography to perform at the Hafla

with Lisa Michaela

Workshop 3 - Lyricism & Expression

Lyrical choreography to a stunning version of a modern classic by Noel Kharman

with Lisa Michaela

Workshop 4 - How to Cheat at Bellydance

Combinations with practical ways around common problems, plus troubleshooting for dancers

with Alanya

Workshop 5 - Fosse Fusion

Bellydance/Jazz fusion routine to a classic track from 'Chicago' inspired by choreographer Bob Fosse

with Lisa Michaela & Alanya

Your tutors:

Lisa Michaela


A trained instructor from the Josephine Wise Academy of Arabic Dance ( JWAAD), Lisa Michaela has been a professional instructor, performer and choreographer since 1998, working in the UK, USA and currently based in Spain. An expressive, lyrical and vibrant dancer Lisa Michaela has performed in theatrical productions, numerous dance shows, film, public and corporate events, balls, parties & restaurants. She performs as a soloist and with her dance company 'The Moon of Delight' and is an inspirational instructor and choreographer.


Alanya


Trained in Ballet and Jazz Dance, Alanya discovered Bellydance on joining Lisa Michaela's class, subsequently taking the JWAAD Teaching Diploma and becoming a professional instructor herself. Now based in Herefordshire, Alanya teaches regular classes in the county;  one-off workshops around the UK, and leads her student performance troupe ‘Odalisque’.  As well as performing as a soloist, she specializes in group choreography and encourages students to develop their performance skills.


Join our 13 Moons family!

  • Midsummer online Mini-Festival
  • Autumn, Winter & Spring online choreography workshops 
  • Informal online get-togethers & shimmy parties
  • Facebook group

Past events

Jive bunnies at our Spring Fling!

Fun and funky shimmy with Tarkan!

January 2021

Huge fun at our Midwinter Workshop!
December 2020

We look forward to welcoming you soon!
Keep an eye on this page for news of a return to our Midsummer Residential Weekends
 at Anybody's Barn (Malvern, UK) as we may be able to return in 2022.