EVENTS & WORKSHOP OFFERINGS

Superstars of Sword



Saturday, August 7, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm


A sword show like no other!

You’ve never seen a show like this!

The first all-pro sword show!!

Belladonna & Bohemian Belly Dance are very excited to present the Superstars of Sword! This cutting edge show features the top sword belly dancers and performers in the world!

Featuring:

Silvia Salamanca

Sabine

Morgana (of Spain)

Naimah

Brenda Nogales

Phoenix

Samira Shuruk

Wildcard Bellydance

Special guest, fire sword extraordinaire Ken Hill

and your host, the Baroness of Blades and a queen of swords, Belladonna Boheme.

One night only!!

Celebrate the scimitar and join us for a show that promises to slay!

The proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the performers.

10% of each ticket sale will go to benefit SisterSong. SisterSong is a Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective and national activist organization dedicated to reproductive justice for women of color. The non-profit defines reproductive justice as the human right to maintain personal bodily autonomy, have children, not have children, and parent the children we have in safe and sustainable communities.
Zoom Show (on-line)


BATS (Bohemian Belly Dance Vocabulary)



Thursday June 23-August 20, 2020 - Part 2

5 - 6 pm


BATS
Belladonna's Level 2 Technique (Boho Tribal Technique)

This 10 week series introduces and reviews all of the fusion specific vocabulary, layering footwork, hips and arms. Belladonna's amalgamation and take on tribal belly dance vocabulary and technique. This technique class will help all dancers interested in pursuing the Boho Blade program and the Boho Belts of Achievement program, as well as help you tighten up your technique! Great for group improv and solo dancing!!

$25 Drop-In
Zoom Class (on-line)

Fusion Fragments Level 1 with Belladonna



Thursday, July 2nd - Aug. 6th 2020 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


6 Weeks - Beginning Thursday, July 2nd
Fusion Fragments Belly Dance combo vocabulary.

This 6 week series will introduce dancers to the concepts and technique of the Bohemian Belly Dance improvisational vocabulary. Each fragment has technical challenges, layers, traveling steps and turns. Dancers will also gain experience in developing memorization, musicality and stylization. Join Belladonna for the introductory level of her signature Fusion Fragments.
Zoom Class (on-line)

Support for Specificity dynamic chair yoga with Belladonna



Saturday, August 8-29, 2020 11 am-12 am


A dynamic yoga class incorporating a chair.

Join Belladonna for a relaxing and fun class incorporating a chair.
Using this simple prop can help you unlock new potential and help connect your body and mind in new ways.
Please have a yoga mat, blocks, a blanket, a strap, and an open back chair / like a folding chair(no wheels).
drop in $25
2 class pack $40
plus processing fees
Zoom Class (on-line)

Poi Combinations



Saturday, August 8 - 29th, 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm


An introduction or review of poi spinning combinations.

Join Belladonna in a fun and challenging 4 week sereis of poi spinning combinations.
The focus will be on developing clean technique and then stacking movements and adding variations. Participants will learn popular combinations such as Butterfly, Thread the Needle, Low Wave, High Wave, and play Anti Spins, flowers, and more! Belladonna will also spend time breaking down the famous 3 beat weave (over and under variations) and discuss movement so you can string moves together and not only be stuck in one place.
Participants must have their own poi.
All styles of poi are accaptable.
You can purchase Bella's signature Silk Flag poi at her website www.BohemianBellyDance.com
$80
Zoom Class (on-line)


Skella sword choreography series



Saturday, August 8 - 29th, 2020
2pm - 3pm


Sword choreography series.

Skella is back!
Belladonna and Superkate are excited to bring you a team taught sword choreography. Perfect for a soloist or a duet! Join us for a sassy and sexy sword dance to an iconic song.
Four-week series.
You can purchase a sword appropriate for belly dance from Belladonna www.BohemianBellyDance.com
$140
Zoom Class (on-line)


Hold On, Double Sword Choreography



Saturday, August 8 - 29th, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm


Double sword belly dance choreography with Belladonna.

Join Belladonna for an all new double sword choreography series!
The series will begin with 4, 2-hour classes in which Belladonna will introduce you to or help you review, her signature double sword technique, grips, transitions, and combinations.
This dance is inspired by building strength through struggle. It is a dance created to empower during uncertain times.
Dancers must have 2 swords appropriate for belly dance.
They do not have to match but it is encouraged if possible.
Belladonna has swords for sale at www.BohemianBellyDance.com
$200
Zoom Class (on-line)


Bohemian Blade Level 2



October 2-4, 2020


Washington, DC
Level 2: The Technician


Take the next step in your Bohemian Blade Dancing by getting technical.

In this Level II weekend Intensive we explore new transitions, level changes, floor work, non-dominant exercises and more! Belladonna keeps your skill building on track with over nine and half more hours of training!! This unique sword belly dance program has been systematically designed to help you improve your technique, confidence, and stage presence and to bring purpose and power to your practice and performances.

In this Level II weekend Intensive we explore new transitions, level changes, floor work, non-dominant exercises and more! Belladonna keeps your skill building on track with over nine and half more hours of training!! This unique sword belly dance program has been systematically designed to help you improve your technique, confidence, and stage presence and to bring purpose and power to your practice and performances.

**Participants must be level 1 certified.


** Please bring your sword, a yoga mat, 2 yoga blocks, a yoga strap and your note book

Please bring knee pads (soft volley ball knee pads recommended), athletic pre wrap/ foam wrap and toe-less/ heel-less socks suggested.


Location
Bohemian Belly Dance Studios
Washington, DC

Price for the weekend $345

or (Deposit to hold spot) $100


Boho Blade
Level 2 & 3



July 10-12, 2021


Pittsburgh, PA


Take the next step in your Bohemian Blade Dancing by getting technical.

Level 2: The Technician

In this Level II weekend Intensive we explore new transitions, level changes, floor work, non-dominant exercises and more! Belladonna keeps your skill-building on track with over nine and half more hours of training!! This unique sword belly dance program has been systematically designed to help you improve your technique, confidence, and stage presence and to bring purpose and power to your practice and performances.


Level 3: The Warrior

Move beyond the basics and up the ladder of progress, difficulty and badasserie. The Warrior level is the toughest level of training yet. Belladonna will push your body and your mind in this exciting and technically challenging weekend. Break though what is holding you back and begin your work with the Boho tribe on an entirely new playing field. Level III gets you in the action and initiates you into the world of combinations, improvisation, group improvisation and more!

**Participants must be Level 1 certified

**Participants must pass level 2 test in order to test for level 3

** Please bring your sword, a yoga mat, 2 yoga blocks, a yoga strap, and your notebook

** Please bring knee pads (soft volleyball knee pads recommended), athletic pre-wrap/ foam wrap and toe-less/ heel-less socks suggested

Location
Bodiography Center for Movement
5824 Forbes Ave. Ste 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Price for the weekend $645

or (Deposit + 3 Payments) $142.50



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