Alexandrian, Ghawazi and Baladi Workshop with Nada El Masriya 2/24

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Up your raqs sharqi game with this Egyptian sampler workshop with superstar Nada El Masriya of Egyptian Dance Academy

Sun Feb 24
Alexandrian, Ghawazi and Baladi Workshop
10AM-1PM
Early Bird Special $40

Online payment at https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/3-Hour-Workshop/p/80134843/category=18890056
Interac etransfer to eshebellydancer@hotmail.com
Cash or credit card at the studio.

Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium
422 Concession, Hamilton, ON, Canada
hamiltonbellydance.com

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Bellydance University with Dr. Annie 4/7

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Dr. Annie Belly Dance is coming to Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium Sunday, April 7th

11-12:30 “Folklore,” The Reda Troupe & Egyptian Cultural Nationalism

1:30-3PM Racism, Xenophobia & Canadian Bellydance History

1 workshop 60 min lecture 30 min Q&A period $30
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/1-Workshop-1-Hour/p/79014740/category=18890056

2 workshops 60 min lecture 30 min Q&A period (x2) $45
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/1-Workshop-2-hours-total/p/64748412/category=18890056

50% off for students enrolled full-time in school.
Interac etransfer to eshebellydancer@hotmail.com

Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium
422 Concession, Hamilton
hamiltonbellydance.com

Mahasti
422 Concession, Hamilton
hamiltonbellydance.com

Mini Photo Sessions with Alaina 4/28

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Book your mini session with Alaina Media of Ishra & Invoketress Dance on Sunday April 28 at Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium.

SESSIONS
$80/30 mins and 5 edits (suggested 1-2 costumes)
$155/1 hour and 10 edits (suggested 3-5 costumes)
Etransfer to alainabellydance@gmail.com to complete booking.

TIME SLOTS AVAILABLE
We can accommodate requests outside of this time frame if needed.
10:30-11
11-11:30
NOON-12:30PM
12:30-1PM BOOKED
1-1:30PM
1:30-2PM
2-2:30PM BOOKED
2:30-3PM
3-3:30PM
3:30-4PM

Alaina Media
Alaina is an award-winning dancer and photographer based out of Guelph. She has a BA Honours degree in Studio Art from the University of Guelph, where she specialized in photography and painting. Alaina strives to make her subjects feel comfortable and beautiful in front of the lens. As a dancer, she understands what angles look best in staged photos and when to capture live performances at just the right moment.
Follow her on Instagram https://instagram.com/p/Bf7K2jxFHpC/

Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium
422 Concession, Hamilton, Ontario
eshebellydancer@hotmail.com
hamiltonbellydance.com

Turkish Intensive with Eshe 3/17

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Turkish Intensive with Eshe
Sun March 17th

10-11AM Floorwork
11-NOON Black Sea Dances
NOON-1PM Turkish Roman Footwork

LUNCH BREAK 1-2PM

2-3PM Turkish Roman Gestures
3-5PM Turkish Oryantal, Zils & Veil

All day (6 hours) only $100 (88.50 + tax)
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/6-Hour-Workshop/p/80134846/category=18890056
2 hours a la carte for $40
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/1-workshop-2-hours-total/p/72074891/category=18890056
Interac etransfer to eshebellydancer@hotmail.com or cash or credit card at Mahasti.
2 scholarships available.

Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium
422 Concession, Hamilton
hamiltonbellydance.com

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Online Classes with Eshe

New additions to my online classes this week!
-shik shak shok combo
-fusion holiday combo
-maya layering drills
-turkish roman step & belly work
-horizontal 8 variations
In addition to all of the content already up there since launching 10 days ago
-lama bada choreo
-fusion choreo x2
-enta omri arm combo
-sahar samara mejance (saidi, samaii, maksoum sections)
-intro to working with fans
-turkish roman gestures & steps
-shimmy drills
-veil wraps & moves
-shaabi combo
-turkish snap & lotus hands
$1 and $10 unlimited options available.
patreon.com/hamiltonbellydance

Thank you for your donations! $5541 to charity!

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In April 2016 we raised $530 for Sacha Hamilton
In May we raised $300 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada
In June we raised $130 for the youth of Attawapiskat.
In July we raised $230 for Sacha Hamilton.
In August we raised $120 for Essential Aid and Family Services of Ontario inc.
In September we raised $85 for Food4Kids as well as $385 for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
In October we raised $80 for Immigrants Working Centre
In November we raised $95 for Thrive Child & Youth Services.
In December we raised $570 for Essential Aid and Family Services of Ontario inc.
In January 2017 we raised $155 for 541 Eatery & Exchange’s Button Jar.
In February we raised $150 for Sacha Hamilton.
In March we raised $170 for NGen Youth Centre in Hamilton
In April we raised $110 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.
In May we raised $80 for Micah House in Hamilton.
In June we raised $80 for Sacha Hamilton.
In July we raised $130 for Sacajawea Non-profit Housing in Hamilton.
In August we raised $100 for Rainbow Camp.
In September we raised $100 for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
In October we rised $120 for Sunnybrook Hospital in honor of Angela’s Nonna & Gord Downie.
In November we raised $120 for Thrive Child & Youth Services.
In December we raised $511 for Essential Aid.
In January 2018 we raised $130 for Sacha Hamilton.
In February we raised $150 for Empowerment Squared.
In March we raised $200 for 541 Eatery & Exchange’s Button Jar.
In April we raised $225 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.
In June we raised $30 for Pride Hamilton & $120 for Rainbow Camp.
In July & August we held a tampon drive for Interval House.
In September we raised $100 for Sacha Hamilton.
In October we raised $135 for Thrive Child & Youth Services.
In November we raised $100 for The Bridge from Prison to Community.
You’ve raised $5541 for charity! Thank you so much!

Chair Dance Workshop with Faith for Sexual Assault Centre Hamilton

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Chair Dance Workshop with Faith Dance to benefit Sacha Hamilton.
 
Wear: whatever makes you feel confident & beautiful
Bring: water, open heart, padded folding chair (we have some loaners just let us know you need one please)
Level: open
Jam: Tiffany Young’s “Over My Skin”
 
Friday Feb 8th 7-9PM
$35
Interac etransfer eshebellydancer@hotmail.com
Cash or credit card payment at Mahasti
 
Mahasti – The Bellydance Emporium
422 Concession
Hamilton, Ontario
hamiltonbellydance.com

Bellydance Workshops with Heather Marie at Mahasti in Hamilton, Canada

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Sun 11/18 workshops with Heather Marie
Expand and Contract 12-2
Let’s explore breath & full body movements. We will begin with dynamic stretching followed by focused dance conditioning sequences to preparing your body and focus the mind. Drills w/ a heavy focus on lines, turns, spins, & extensions will help inspire a more dynamic range of expression in your dance. Come with the intention to refine your movement quality and take your dance to the next level.

Synthesis 3-5PM
Applying the techniques from the previous class, you will learn a few fun, yet challenging combinations; fusing soft flowing contemporary technique with good ole’ tribal fusion pop n locking! Fun for the brain and the body! In closing, we will also be exploring group/partner work. (Bring knee pads if you feel you need them as we will be doing some floor work!)

$45 for 1 workshop
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/1-Workshop-2-hours-total/p/64748412/category=18890056
$75 for both workshops
https://mahasti.ecwid.com/#!/2-Workshops-4-hours-total/p/64748410/category=18890056

Workshops for Ngen by Angela Josephine

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Join Angela in a workshop dedicated to the art of melting. Learn some original ooey gooey combos that play with the dynamics of rigid and soft, stiff and loose, solid and slack. We will explore how we can use these contrasting movements to make our dances both more dynamic and expressive. I mean, what’s a lock if you can’t melt like a boss?

Suitable for all styles and levels of Bellydancers. 6 months experience recommended.

11AM-1PM
Sunday Dec 2nd
$35
Online payment https://mahasti.ecwid.com/?fbclid=IwAR1jJY_nXF94dG8zDcxTBJ9rbfRjAEhdIOkWJ_wVNZoL_snx06v-FEsOPJY#!/2-Hours-1-workshop/p/80134848/category=18890056
Interac etransfer eshebellydancer@hotmail.com
Cash or credit card payment at Mahasti

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
In the spirit of giving, Angela is offer 2 full scholarships to this event. (1 remaining) Nominate a friend or yourself. Contact eshebellydancer@hotmail.com letting us know who you think is deserving. (Please confirm availability before you nominate a dancer).