10am-12pm • The Dabke – Middle Eastern Folklore – Technique and Combinations

This class begins with an introduction to Lebanese dabke: the basic 6 count line dance with three combinations of different levels of complexity, and the different rhythm and lyric dialect variations used.  The class continues with dance combinations covering some of the Lebanese folk combinations vs. Palestinian folk combinations and other regions. We will cover the influence of theatre on folklore dance especially in the region of Lebanon.

Workshop held Saturday, October 12, 10am-12pm, Staver DanceSport, 141 East 6th Ave., Eugene, OR  97401

Early bird pricing until  August 1:
MEDGE members:  $45/workshop or $120/combo of all three
Non-members: $55/workshop or $150/combo of all three

After August 1:
MEDGE members:  $50/workshop or $140/combo of all three
Non-members: $60/workshop or $170/combo of all three