The 2009 Grand Schedule of Events

The 7th Annual Las Vegas Bellydance Intensive & Festival which was held September 10th-13th, 2009. It had 24 hours of instruction over the course of 4 days with all the shows and parties that you have grown to love + the addition of a festival!!!

Click on the names of the instructors to read more about them on their bio pages.


*SOLD OUT Classes are grayed out*


Thursday September 10th, 2009

Time
Beginning/Intermediate
Advanced/Professional
8:00-8:30AM
Registration & Check In
Registration & Check In
8:30-11:30
JIM BOZ - Expressions of Egyptian Dance
11:30-1:00 PM

LUNCH BREAK

LUNCH BREAK

1:00-4:00 PM
SHARON KIHARA - Glass Eaters
4:15-5:00 PM
*Optional* PRIVATE LESSONS
*Optional* PRIVATE LESSONS
5:00 PM--??

Enjoy your eveing in Las Vegas!!

Enjoy your evening in Las Vegas!!


Friday September 11th, 2009

Time
Beginning/Intermediate
Advanced/Professional
8:00-8:30AM
Registration & Check In
Registration & Check In
8:30-11:30
SHARON KIHARA -Weaving it Together
11:30-1:00PM

*Optional* Lunch & Lecture with SHIRA (of Shira.net)

*Optional* Lunch & Lecture with SHIRA (of Shira.net)

1:00-4:00 PM
JIM BOZ - Mindblowing Sassy Egyptian
4:15-5:00 PM
*Optional* PRIVATE LESSONS
*Optional* PRIVATE LESSONS
4:00-7:00 PM

DINNER BREAK

DINNER BREAK

7:00-9:00 PM

"A Night in the City of Riches" stage production featuring an array of amazing bellydancers and culminating with spectacular performances by Amaya, Suzanna Del Vecchio, and Sharon Kihara

"A Night in the City of Riches" stage production featuring an array of amazing bellydancers and culminating with spectacular performances by Amaya, Suzanna Del Vecchio, and Sharon Kihara

10:30-???
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the JET Nightclub at the Mirage Hotel & Casino
Ladies drink free until Midnight! In line by 10:15pm for 10:30 club opening!
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the JET Nightclub at the Mirage Hotel & Casino
Ladies drink free until Midnight!
In line by 10:15pm for 10:30 club opening!


Saturday September 12th, 2009

Time
Beginning/Intermediate
(General Introduction to Belly Dance Basics)
Advanced/Professional (Raks Sharqi, Egyptian, Cabaret, Oriental)
Advanced/Professional (General Skills, Folkloric)
Advanced/Professional (Tribal, Fusion, Group Improvisation, Bollywood)
Dance Festival
7:30-8:30 AM

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

 


8:30-10:00 AM

Tribal Sooz-American Tribal Style (certified FCBD ATS)

10am Festival Check In
10:30-12:00 AM

Naimah-Tapping Into Your Creativity

Sacha-Delicious Drum Solos

LaRa-Music Mapping for Dummies

AUBRE-Shikat Fusion

Festival Dancing
12:00-1:30 PM

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH
Festival Dancing

1:30-3:00 PM

Jasmine-Introduction to Veil

Salome-Upper Body Dynamics

AMAYA-Old World Steps

Habib-Brilliant Bollywood

Festival Dancing

3:30-5:00 PM

Maggie-Beginning Rhythms for Zills & Drums

Sabeya-Silky & Powerful Hips

Cera-Movement & Choreography Invention

Joshua Levin & Deborah Nervig-Group Improv with Live Music

*Optional* 4:15-5:00pm Private Lessons

5:00-7:00 PM

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

7:00-8:00 PM

Vegas-Style Cocktail Party

Vegas-Style Cocktail Party

Vegas-Style Cocktail Party

Vegas-Style Cocktail Party

Vegas-Style Cocktail Party

8:00-10:00 pm

"Viva RAKS Vegas" Belly Dance Gala featuring Frederique, Jim Boz, and Aubre

"Viva RAKS Vegas" Belly Dance Gala featuring Frederique, Jim Boz, and Aubre

"Viva RAKS Vegas" Belly Dance Gala featuring Frederique, Jim Boz, and Aubre

"Viva RAKS Vegas" Belly Dance Gala featuring Frederique, Jim Boz, and Aubre

"Viva RAKS Vegas" Belly Dance Gala featuring Frederique, Jim Boz, and Aubre

11:00-??
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the Tryst Nightclub at the Wynn Hotel & Casino. In line at 11:00pm
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the Tryst Nightclub at the Wynn Hotel & Casino. In line at 11:00pm
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the Tryst Nightclub at the Wynn Hotel & Casino. In line at 11:00pm
After-Hours Vegas Nightclub Excursion
Special VIP entrance to the Tryst Nightclub at the Wynn Hotel & Casino. In line at 11:00pm


Sunday September 13th, 2009

Time
Beginning/Intermediate
(General Introduction to Belly Dance Basics)
Advanced/Professional (Raks Sharqi, Egyptian, Cabaret, Oriental)
Advanced/Professional (General Skills, Folkloric)
Advanced/Professional (Tribal, Fusion, Group Improvisation, Bollywood)
Dance Festival
7:30-8:30 AM

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

Registration & Yoga w/ Deb Rubin

 


8:30-10:00 AM
10am Festival Check In
10:30-12:00 AM

Aziza-Arm Styling & Posture

Angela Palmeri-Taxim & Floorwork

MiaNaja-Spectacular Shimmies

Mercedes Ibarra-Flamenco Arm Styling for Belly Dancers

Festival Dancing
12:00-1:30 PM

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH
Festival Dancing

1:30-3:00 PM

Farasha-Bellydance Mythica, Using Stories in Your Dance

Saida-Powerful Transitional Movements

Rossah-Khaliji (from the Gulf Region)

Danya-Poi for Belly Dance

Festival Dancing

3:30-5:00 PM

DeLois LaDelle-Developing Stage Presence

Ashtalea-Developing a Repertoire of Combinations

AMAYA - Folksy Rhythms for the Happy Dancer

Swami-Bharata Natyam Mudras for Belly Dancers

*Optional* 4:15-5:00pm Private Lessons

5:00-7:00 PM

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

7:00-10:00 PM

Amaya's "American Legends in Belly Dance" DVD Release Party hosted by Cabernet

Amaya's "American Legends in Belly Dance" DVD Release Party hosted by Cabernet

Amaya's "American Legends in Belly Dance" DVD Release Party hosted by Cabernet

Amaya's "American Legends in Belly Dance" DVD Release Party hosted by Cabernet

Amaya's "American Legends in Belly Dance" DVD Release Party hosted by Cabernet