|A Festival of Oriental Dance|
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to register now! Register for the full event on-line before November
15th. After that, pay for each workshop and show at the door.
Experience the diversity of Oriental Dance styles from folk styles to the classical Raqs Sharqi, to contemporary works of exploration and fusion. Join us for a spectacular festival of Oriental Dance! Enjoy workshops, performances, lectures, music, and vendors — all designed to improve your dance and performance skills, whatever style you choose.
Be inspired by workshops and lectures from our esteemed guest instructors including Amel Tafsout; Ava Fleming; Dahlena, a dancer of international reputation; Ruby, a Turkish-style dancer; and Sandi Ball of FatChanceBellyDance. Cassandra adds her experience in special workshops during the week. Lecturers/panelists include Hend al-Mansour, Kay Hardy Campbell, Andrea Deagon, Peg Deppe, Shira, and more.
Open Stage Performances! Thursday through Sunday afternoons are Open Stage Shows for you to strut your stuff! The performance slots are filled on a first-come basis, but you will need to register in advance by emailing Angela at firstname.lastname@example.org. All performance slots are 5 minutes maximum.
Lodging: We are pleased to offer a special group rate for our Festival participants at the Millennium Hotel (1313 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis). Rates of $89–$119 include breakfast. Reservations are available online or call 612-332 6000 and let the hotel know you are with the Festival of Oriental Dance to take advantage of our special discount rate.
If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please email email@example.com to request a sheet explaining the myriad benefits that come your way!
Registration and Tickets
Just register and pay at the door — all workshops and shows still have room for you, and some friends! You may still purchase any Full Event or Single Day packages, as well as tickets for any of the shows, at the registration table.
Your full-event registration package includes all workshops, all lectures, three professional shows (Wednesday, Thursday, and either Friday or Saturday), and 4 days of open-stage performances: $699
Single Day: $200
Wednesday or Thursday show: $20
Remember: All events in the Sun Room, and all the vendors, are free and open to the public — just come on up!
To register for the Festival of Oriental Dance, call the office (612-872-6050) and pay by credit card.
For Further Information
For further information on the Festival of Oriental Dance, please call 612-872-6050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org