Workshop History

WORKSHOP HISTORY

Workshops International

2019

 

Winnipeg, Canada

Technique Inside Out

Be The Canvas

 

Milwaukee, USA

Technique Inside Out

Art Between Steps

Choreography Lessa Bahinlha

 

Grand Rapids, USA

Technique Inside Out

Be The Canvas

 

Grand Rapids, USA

Technique Fundamentals

 

2018
Miami, USA
Musical Nuances
Miami, USA
Folklore and Charaters
Miami, USA
Music Inside and Out
Grand Rapids, USA
Arms & Hands Technique
Grand Rapids, USA
Meaning in Movement
Grand Rapids, USA
Cream & Honey
Grand Rapids, USA
Immersion
Grand Rapids, USA
Techinque Turned Inside Out
Grand Rapids, USA
The Improv Choreo Connection
Grand Rapids, USA
Sufi Dance
Grand Rapids, USA
Art Between the Steps
Grand Rapids, USA
Saiidi (Assaya)
Halifax, Canada
Specific Learning
Thunder Bay, Canada
Specific Learning
2016
Boston, USA
Arabesque Immersion
Columbus, USA
Cairo of Columbus Festival
Grand Rapids, USA
Arabesque Immersion
Washington D.C., USA
Arabesque Immersion & Mahragan
2015
New York City, USA
Impactful Performances
New York City, USA
Channeling the Legends
Hamilton, Canada
Heavy Hitting Hips
Jersey City, USA
Specific Learning
New York City, USA
Specific Learning
New York City, USA
Tamalyn Dallal Intensive
Columbus, USA
Cairo of Columbus Festival
Penticton, Canada
Specific Learning
Washionton D.C., USA
Specific Learning
2014
Grand Rapids, USA
Specific Learning
Minneapolis, USA
Specific Learning
Vancouver, USA
Specific Learning
New York City, USA
Specific Learning
Cairo, Egypt
Raqs of Course
Delaware, USA
Specific Learning
Chicago, USA
Specific Learning
2013
Montreal, Canada
Arabesque Immersion
Cairo, Egypt
Raqs of Course
2012
Thunder Bay, Canada
Specific Learning
2010
Edmonton, Canada
Specific Learning
Yukon, Canada
Workshop
Vancouver, Canada
Workshop
2009
Haliburton, Canada
One-Week Intensive Summer Camp at Haliburton School of the Arts
Austin, USA
Specific Learning
2008
Mexico City, Mexico
Two-Day Workshop
Moncton, Canada
Atlantic Dance Festival, Moncton Ballet School
Haliburton, Canada
Level Two – Flemming College, Haliburton School of the Arts
Haliburton, Canada
Level One – Flemming College, Haliburton School of the Arts
Winnipeg, Canada
AuSet Studio
Kingston, Canada
One Day Workshop
2007
Thunder Bay, Canada
Four-Day Workshop
Boston, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Haliburton, Canada
Five-Day Workshop
Kingston, Canada
One Day Workshop
Brockville, Canada
One Day Workshop
Milwaukee, USA
Three-Day Workshop
Calgary, Canada
Three-Day Workshop
2006
Grand Rapids, USA
Three-Day Workshop
Edmonton, Canada
Three-Day Workshop
2005
Chicago, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Bristol, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Thunder Bay, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Budapest, Hungary
Three-Day Workshop
Vienna, Austria
Two-Day Workshop
Barcelona, Spain
Three-Day Workshop
Ottawa, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Atlanta, USA
Two-Day Workshop
2004
Virginia Beach, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Grand Rapids, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Edmonton, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Windsor, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Montreal, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
San Juan, Puerto RIco
Three-Day Workshop
Guelph, Canada
Four-Day Workshop
Belleville, Canada
Five-Day Workshop
Hong Kong, China
Four-Day Workshop
Victoria, Canada
Three-Day Workshop
Sarnia, Canada
Workshop
Thunder Bay, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Stratford, Canada
Workshop
Kingston, Canada
Dance Ontario 3 x3
Bristol, England
Workshop
2003
Edinborough, Scotland
Workshop
Glasgow, Scotland
Workshop
Vienna, Austria
Four-Day Workshop
Frankfurt, Germany
One-Week Workshop
Houston, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Winnipeg, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Orangeville, Canada
One-Day Workshop
Barcelona, Spain
Three-Day Workshop
Austin, Canada
Three-Day Workshop
Ingersoll, Canada
Six-Day Summer Camp
Grand Rapids, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Atlanta, USA
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
Sarnia, Canada
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
Sudbury, Canada
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
Windsor, Canada
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
Ottawa, Canada
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
St. Catherines, Canada
Workshop during “Descent of Ishtar Tour
2002
Barcelona, Spain
Two-Day Workshop
Winnipeg, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Atlanta, USA
Two-Day Workshop
Sarnia, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
2001
Miami, USA
Two-Day Workshop
St. John, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
Barrie, Canada
Workshop
Guelph, Canada
Workshop at University of Guelph
2000
Kingston, Canada
Workshop
Windsor, Canada
Workshop at Womyn’s Forum
Sarnia, Canada
Present monthly workshops
1999
Barrie, Canada
Workshop
Vancouver, Canada
Two-Day Workshop for MEDA
Calgary, Canada
Two-Day Workshop
London, Canada
Workshop
1998
Guelph, Canada
Workshop
Victoria, Canada
Three-Day Workshop
1997
Hamilton, Canada
A month of weekly classes for Donna’s Friends in Fitness
1991-1994
USA
Average of three Middle Eastern Dance classes a week
Mexico
Average of three Middle Eastern Dance classes a week

 

Workshops Toronto

 

2020

Sufi Dance Workshop

Musicality with Dr. George Sawa

Cream & Honey Movement

Creating Choreography

Art Between Steps

 

2019

Arts Between Steps Online X3

Pro Course 2019

YRA Program A

Live Music Workshop

YRA Program C

Sufi Dance Workshop

YRA Program B

 

2018

Pro Course 2018 – 9 day

Pro Course 2018 – 14 week

YRA Program A

YRA Program B

Arabesque Immersion – 3 day

Revelations & Transformations

 

2017

How to Make Creative Ensemble Choreography
Technique Comprehension, Beginners and Intermediate
Revelations and Transformations: Professional Intensive Course
Arabesque Immersion (2 and 4 Days)
2015
Daredevil Dance Workshop
Advanced Artistry (one Week)
Mastering Arab Music for Dance Artists
Advanced Artistry (one Week)
Comprehensive Workshop with Live Drummers
Arabesque Immersion (2 and 4 Days)
Inprove Intensive
Master Pro Course
Advanced Artistry (four 4 hour workshops)
Advanced Artistry (five 3 hour workshops)
Arabesque Dance Company two part workshop
Advanced Artistry (six – 2 hour workshops)
2014
Fearless Femininity in Folklore
Dance Like a Legend
Arabesque Immersion (2 and 4 Days)
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Arabesque Pro Course
Yasi Clinic
Pulse Dance Conference
Bellydance: Social Impact Lecture
Beyond Heavy Hitting Hips
Heavy Hitting Hips: Applications
Technique-a-thone (Intermeditate and Advanced)
Heavy Hitting Hips: Applications
Majilis (Dragonfly Studios)
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Kick Ass Technique
Bellydance & Folklore
Bellydance & Folklore
2013
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Arabesque Pro Course
Pro Series: Saiidi & Khaleegy
Saiidi & Saudi
Between the Notes
Beyond Heavy Hitting Hips
Heavy Hitting Hips: Basics
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Bellydance Dumbek Brigade
Bellydance & Folklore
Bellydance Crash Course (Intermidiate and Advance Course)
Bellydance Dumbek Brigade
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Arabesque Pro Course
Al Khaima (The Tent)
Bellydance Dumbek Brigade
2012
Workshop X
2011
Al Khaima (The Tent) – dancing with Live Musicians Workshop
Oum Kalthoum Workshop
Intermediate & Advance Bellydance Crash Course
Beginner 1 & 2 Bellydance Crash Course
Two-week Professional Middle Eastern Dance Course
Al Khaima – Dancing with Live Musicians Workshop
Bellydance: Spirituality, Sexuality, Feminism & Self-Esteem Lecture
Yearnings Choreography Workshop
Drum Solo Choreography Workshop
Kick Ass Technique
Khatarna Alla Ballak Choreography Workshop
West Meets East Lecture
2010
Al Khaima – Dancing with Live Musicians Workshop
Oum Kalthoum Workshop
Yearnings Choreography Workshop
Kick Ass Technique
Drum Solos & Taxims
I Dream in Drag Workshop
Two-week Professional Middle Eastern Dance Course
Saiidi Workshop
Folklore Workshop
Kick Ass Technique
Oum Kalthoum Workshop
Al Khaima – Dance Relation with Music
2009
Al Khaima – Dance Relation with Music
Bellydance Video Night
Two-week Professional Middle Eastern Dance Course
Two-week Technique Master Class
Folklore Weekend Workshop
Al Khaima – Dance Relation with Music
2008
Al Khaima (The Tent) – Dance Relation with Music
Intensive Folklore Weekend
Al Khaima (The Tent) – Dance Relation with Music
Arabesque Intensive Professional Course
York University, Pulse Youth Dance Conference
Museum of Textiles
Al Khaima (The Tent) – Dance Relation with Music
On The Move, National Ballet of Canada School
2005
Arabesque Intensive Pro Course
Raks Al Assaya (Egyptian Cane Dance)
2004
Two-Week Intensive Professional Course
2001-2003
Average 8 Classess a week at Arabesque Academy
2002
Branksome Hall
2001
Re-organized Arabesque Academy to an exclusively Middle Eastern Dance, Music and history school, offering up to 30 classes a week
Branksome Hall
1995-2000
Re-opened Arabesque Academy, a multi-ethnic dance school specializing in Middle Eastern, Latin and Brazillian dance; owener, manager, teacher, agent, teching 16 Middle Eastern Dance classes weekly.
2000
Workshop at Earl Haig Secondary School for the Arts
Workshop at Kick Up Your Heels Festival, Harbourfront Centre
Women’s Self Esteem Workshop At Oakwood Public Library
1999
Drum Solo Workshop with Percussionist Amer Matri
Workshop at Water’s Edge Cafe, Hot n’ Spicy Festival, Harbourfront Centre
Workshop with Dr. George Sawa at Centauri Summer Arts Camp
Workshop to the East York Woman’s Group
1998
Workshop at Water’s Edge Cafe, Hot n’ Spicy Festival, Harbourfront Centre
Workshop – Drum & Dance Marathon for COBA and OMO
Workshop for Harbourfront Community Centre
Workshop for the Gay & Lesbian Committee, York University
1997
Workshop Sponsored by Dance Unbrella of the Ontario at the Walter Carsen Centre for the National Ballett of Canada
Workshop for Canadian Managers of Proctor & Gamble with Carmen Romero
Seminar for Graduate Dance Program at York University
1991-1994
Average of three Middle Eastern Classes and Workshops
1987-1990
Arabesque Academy – Owner, Manager, Teacher, Administrator, promoter
1984-1986
Average two Middle Eastern Dance classes a week out of the home