Christmas is coming and we’re sharing in the festive mood with our online Advent Calendar. Celebrating 24 days of female creativity, power and entrepreneurship we’ve teamed up with local female run businesses to bring you some amazing prizes. Make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to get the chance to win. Have a look at some of the prizes in our newsletter below.
Regular classes will take a break over Christmas but there’s plenty of opportunity to keep on dancing in our winter workshops. From Isis wings to shimmy technique, American Tribal Style or an introduction to Chinese dance, try something new and keep warmed up for a great start in 2019 with KP1 (oriental pop).
HIGHLIGHTS IN NEWSLETTER
TARAB - Arab music concert & dance at ZeoT - 02.02.2019
Lastly a big thank you to all of you who’ve danced, performed and partied with us in 2018. We truly love to dance with you and thank you from the bottom of our hearts for helping to make the ZeoT community such a joyful one, and for putting many smiles on our hips!
ALIA & the ZeoT team are looking forward to dancing with you in KP1!
KP1: 07.01. - 03.03.2019
WINTER SPECIAL (DECEMBER): 17.12. - 22.12.2018 (no regular classes during this week)
WINTER SPECIAL (JANUARY): 02.01. - 06.01.2019 (no regular classes during this week)
CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH OUR ADVENT CALENDAR GIVEAWAY!
Get ready for the Christmas countdown with our online Advent Calendar. The rules are simple! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to get a chance to win a prize. In the calendar you can also read about one of our featured women’s organisations or learn more about female achievers in the dance world.
To win a prize you should like the post and answer the question in the comments section. The giveaway runs for 24 days in December and the winner will be announced under the original post the next day. That’s it! Good luck!
Prizes include: ‘Medium & Magnificent’ Bouquet (BLOEM), Essential oils (MAMA UNIVERSE), Gift Voucher (CAMALEON), 1 month of food freedom health coaching (CAITLIN BALL), Meal for two (SIMPLY SOUP), Print (MANUELA BENZ), Fresh Hand Balm (RINGANA), I hour strategy session (SELINA MAN KARLSSON) plus dance workshops and a ZeoT ABO!
DECEMBER // JANUARY WORKSHOP WEEKS
SALSA ORIENTAL FUSION & KHALEEGY PERFORMANCE PROJECT
Join ALIA in her collaboration with salsa dancer Alessandra Patti in a high energy workshop fusing Belly dance and Salsa, exploring technique from both styles and combining them in a short choreography.
Or come and let your hair and Thobe (Khaleegy dress) fly in the feminine and joyful dance Khaleegy, to be performed at the ZeoT show on June 22nd 2019. Exploring the movement of the sea, water and wave forms ALIA will create a modern group choreography in the Khaleegy* style. There will be room for solos and group dances in this choreography based on the experience of the dancers, enabling dancers of all levels to participate.
TARAB // CONCERT WITH ADEL SALAMEH, ZAHER ASSAF & FIRAS HASSAN. Dance ALIA
Join Adel Salameh (oud), Zaher Assaf (violin), and Firas Hassan (percussion) for an evening of music and dance. Traditional and original compositions will be performed by the trio in the studios of Zentrum für orientalische Tanzkunst (ZeoT) with dance by Alia.
Doors open: 18.00
Tickets for concert: 35CHF
Places are limited. There will be a small bar for refreshments from 18.00.
BELLY DANCE TEACHER FURTHER EDUCATION!
Do you want to teach Oriental dance, but don't know where to start?
You’re already teaching, but don't feel secure when giving corrections?
You’re a dance teacher and would like to make the most of your potential?
ZeoT's Further Education for belly dance teachers will fill your teaching toolbox and give you a clear structure which you can use to teach oriental dance. Different ways of correcting posture, how to create choreography for the class or semester planning are on the program as well as valuable inputs from experts from Body Conditioning, Yoga, Franklin method, ballet and humour training. The course involves ‘live’ teaching experience in an introductory course and begins in September 2019.
Further information and requirements for application to join the course can be found here.