Belly Dance: A True Story – North East Preview and Helwa Fundraiser
Jul 29th / 16.15 – 17.45pm
St Johns Church Hall, Grainger St, Newcastle on Tyne, NE1 5JG
Helwa need your help to practice and perfect their show in preparation for the Edinburgh Fringe. All proceeds will go towards Fringe costs and your support and encouragement will help ensure Helwa take Edinburgh by storm.
A captivating show suitable for all; encompassing a variety of dance styles, colourful costumes and entertaining narrative. From Luxor to Alexandria. From the glamorous cabaret to the streets of Cairo. This exciting programme describes the journey of a national inspirational figure in Belly Dance, embodied with the wonders of Egyptian culture and expressed through the creativity of dance. With influences from the Pharaonic era through to modern day, Belly Dance: A True Story is designed to entertain on many levels.
Please invite your friends and your family for a fun filled preview sure to get you bopping in your seats. There will also be a small Farida Dance stall at the event
Helwa also plan to have a tombola – any donations would be welcome with thanks.
Tickets available from https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bellydance-a-true-story-tickets-44138136354
Mar 8th / March 8th - 10th & March 15th - 17th /
Two Amazing Belly Dance Weekends
March 8th – 10th & March 15th – 17th 2019
A yearly sell-out intimate seaside bellydance weekend set in beautiful Battle, East Sussex and brought to you by Shimmytimes Chloe! Expect fab workshops from International stars over three days, performances, socialising, shopping at the Farida Dance souk and more!
All details at https://www.shimmybythesea.com/
Mar 30th / 7.30pm - 11pm / £7.50
Saturday March 30th 7.30pm – Port of Call Pub Sunderland
Tickets in class £7.00
Online tickets £7.50 includes booking fee and postage
Tickets on door £8.00
End of term hafla a fun and relaxed evening with performances from groups and soloists, and some dance goodies to buy from Farida Dance and Pussytat. The last hour will be a middle eastern disco
May 4th / 10am - 1.30pm /
Workshops with Kay Taylor – Biggleswade
Saturday May 4th –
Biggleswade Rugby Club Langford Road, SG18 9RA Biggleswade
10am -11.30 – Sha’abi – Egyptian street dance.
12pm – 1.30pm – Baladi Babes – Part technique, part interpretation – lots of fun!
All details and bookings go to https://www.facebook.com/events/237074023902048/