Saturday 14:30 - 16:30 - With a Scent of Clove of Cinnamon
Based on Brazilian literature, Cris will create several combos where fusion oriental dance will draw inspiration from Brazilian music and dance, always with an alternative and interpretative touch.
Sunday 10:30 - 12:30 - Passage to India
In this Indian Bellydance fusion workshop we will work on movements patterns inspired in Classical Indian dance forms like Odissi from east and Kathak from north India. This very precise vocabulary includes footwork, mudras and expressions combined and layered with belly dance technique focusing on rhythm work precision as well as enriching the vocabulary of each dancer.
Friday 16:15 - 18:15 - Preface: An introduction to Krump
The main purpose of this workshop is to give a introductory look of what KRUMP really is.
We will be reading this dance between the lines and explore what is to “Feel” Krump, while we go to the roots of K.R.U.M.P.
1 - Friday 14:00 - 16:00 - Turbans and Tassels (SSCE Aproved)
Take a trip back in time and tune in to classic ATS®. In recent years there has been a steady influx of new moves, combinations and formations known as dialect with many of the classic ATS® steps being forgotten or seldom used. But to truly dance in flow with any other ATS® dancer in the world we all need to be on the same page. Using the classic ATS® steps we’ll dissect a couple of tracks, work on musicality and phrasing to create a dynamic ‘old school’ performance
Intermediate and up
2 - Saturday 16:45 - 18:45 - The Red Arrows Story (SSCE Aproved)
Named for the crack Royal Air Force Aerobatics team whose precision flying and close formations captivate audiences worldwide this workshop delves in to the ATS® equivalent with an in depth look at Duelling Duets and intro to Rush Hour
Advanced Intermediate and up
3 - Sunday 13:30-15:30 - Doctor in the House (SSCE Aproved)
Need an ATS® cure? Then come to the ATS® Doctor's surgery where you get to choose the moves we'll dissect in a really picky technique workshop. Do you have burning questions you've always wanted to ask or perhaps you're not sure exactly where your arm, foot, little finger should be? Or maybe you just want to hone your technique. Then now's your chance. I will ask participants to nominate the steps you'd like to cover in advance of our workshop and we'll put it to the vote to create a list together. We’ll start with the majority vote and work our way down through the list until we run out of time.
1 - Friday 16:15 - 18:15 - Fun and Fast Fusion
You want to dance your favorite tribal fusion everywhere, but still have trouble improvising. You want to enhance the possibilities of your body and your technique. Or do you just want to spend time in a creative environment? This workshop is for you! Hot combos that develop into a full-fledged dance. We dance fast and to different music! We hit the dancefloor and make people wonder!
Part 1. Intensive warm-up (original set of exercises)
Part 2. Freedom in dynamics: Detailed review of new unique movements and drills at different speed. Walks, spins, layers, beat technique.
You will need good fitness, involvement and fast reaction.
Key words for this class: flight, fluidness, isolations, speed, control, swirl, femininity. All levels
2 - Saturday 16:45 - 18:45 - The Golden Foundation of Choreography
20 important rules, knowing which will enable you to create spectacular performances and not to get lost in improvisation. We shall dance, talk about how to overcome stage fright, how to involve the spectator into what is happening on stage and many, many other things. As we take a close look at the components of the dance grain-by-grain, fit the movements together like pieces of a puzzle, you will gradually build up the golden palace of your art with a foundation of KNOWLEDGE, INSPIRATION and PRACTICE! All levels
3 - Sunday - 10:30 - 12:30 - An Alien is Dancing
Our bodies possibilities are endless. If we allow our body to express itself as it likes, it will surprise us. This workshop will be a true adventure in the study of your skills. Let's expand space and time. Play with gravity. Use parts of your body as key in creating an exclusive choreography. Take a variety of pictures and give them emotions. Dare to open the door to other worlds! Dance like and alien.
Bring confortable and loose clothes. All levels
Sunday 13:30 - 15:30 - Dotting the i's
In this intro to Popping, Leo will take you to the world of isolation and control, teaching you the basic techniques to popping.
1 - Friday 14:00 - 16:00 - Layer Queens (hard meets soft)
How to become a layer queen, some drill advices and of course drills drills drills. We will combine fluid moves with precise isolations and as many body parts as we can keep in control at the same time.
A challenging drill class with my newest layer ideas to make your head spin.
Intermediate / Advanced
2 - Sunday 15:45 - 17:45 - Tribal Fusion Choreography / Combinations
We will learn tribal fusion combinations with a detailed look on soft and liquid moves to combine them with the contrast of sharp locks to accentuate the music. The choreography is completely based on the music (not counts) and i will give a short insight of my musicality to inspire you for your upcoming projects.
Intermediate / Advanced
Saturday 14:30 - 16:30 - In the Reach of My Arms
Exploring different techniques for arm movement, from waacking to vogue to waving and tribal. Be phenomenal.
Sunday 18:00 - 20:00 - Gliding Through the Pages
Open a new chapter in your tribal fusion vocabulary. Add a new layer: your feet! We will drill some footpatterns with bellydance technique on top. Be prepared to challenge your layering skills and aquire a new dimension to glide throug the story.
Intermediate / Advanced
Sunday 15:45 - 17:45 - Like Seagulls Above the Keys
Words flow through our hands as we tell a story to our audience. What is there, but also what is not. Learn the basics of Hula, a dance form that is truly a way of life, and bring some fluidity and meaning into your performances. Storytelling is not only about the lines, but also about what’s in between them.
Sunday 18:00 - 20:00 - Lady Chatterley
Pump up your vibes and shake the hell out of your inhibitions, in this energetic shimmies workshop.