Revelations & Transformations

 Be the future of a divine dance form with roots in the Middle East and a language that is translated infinite ways.

Brave and honest souls revealed exquisitely.



Yasmina Ramzy guides and mentors the participants in choreography creation, improvisation and socio-political understanding.

This course is 4-7 days long of 5 hours of class a day and 1-2 hours of homework.

At the end of the course, the participants will each have a unique choreography creation with impact and depth that is a true reflection of their unique voice. As well, the participants will feel confident dancing interesting and artistic improvisation. As teachers, they will have the ability to impart a deep and meaningful art form to their students.

Innovative and creative Raqs Sharqi artists will perform original choreography as well as improvisation.
The performance is on the evening of the last day of the course. Anonymous written freedback from volunteer audience members will be encouraged.
Engaging conversation and Q&A concerning creative process following performance.