Eidetic is teaming up with Sahina to offer an exciting weekend of workshops this June! Sahina, Aralia, and Avienn are thrilled to be hosting Elisheva of Connecticut, and photoshoot dream team Hayam and Ashley Elizabeth in Northampton!! We loved hosting these ladies so much last summer and we can’t wait to host them again this year!
Join us for two amazing workshops with Elisheva on Satuday then head to Brew Practitioners for another Bellies & Brew Show! Sunday we will spend the day posing with Hayam and Ashley Elizabeth Photography <3 Weekend Schedule: Saturday, June 17th: Iso-Centric: Core and Back Strengthening and Technique with Elisheva (11:30 am-1 pm) An essential trademark of a Bellydancer is her ability to articulate and express from her core. This workshop takes on strengthening exercises, isolation patterns and layering, and concepts for incorporating them into exciting and organic dance. Impact-ful Dance with Elisheva (2-4 pm) In this workshop we will explore the especially dramatic movements that embellish a belly dance routine by utilizing a to create peaks and valleys within a performance. Rhythmic variations, lavish leans, strong stops, dynamic turns and punctuated contractions will be taught to provide the dancer with a toolbox of movements that she can use to pepper a routine with spice and drama. Check out one of Elisheva's beautiful performances here! Bellies and Brew (7-9 pm at Brew Practitioners in Florence) Show is free and open to the public. Performances spots will be allocated to workshop participants, if you are interested in performing please let us know when you register. Sunday, June 18th: Fearless Photoshoots with Hayam and Ashley Elizabeth Photography (12 - 4 pm) Whether just for fun or for promotional purposes, professional photoshoots are an important part of every belly dancer’s repertoire. This workshop will be led by Hayam and Ashley Elizabeth Photography. Get a professional photographer’s advice on what to expect from your first belly dance photoshoot. Learn how to hire a photographer, what to bring to a photoshoot, and what to expect when you get there. Hayam and Ashley will teach you how to prepare poses and how to look natural in front of the camera. The workshop will culminate in a photoshoot with Ashley Elizabeth Photography and coaching by Hayam. Dancers are to bring one costume for a short practice shoot. Props may also be included. Following the shoot participants will receive three high quality edited images from Ashley Elizabeth Photography for personal use. Participants will have the option to purchase additional photos as well. **Registration opens Monday, May 1st at 7 pm.** Full weekend registration- $150. This includes both workshops with Elisheva, the Fearless Photoshoots workshop, and the show. There are only 8 spots available for the full weekend. Saturday only- $80. This includes both workshops with Elisheva and the show Individual Saturday workshops- $45 each We can't wait to see you all!!!!!! <3 Registration and more info can be found at http://www.sahinabellydance.com/summer-workshops.html