COMBOLICIOUS - Every Tuesday Night in NYC! Classes in March: 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26
Note: Discount 4-class DancePak available 1st week of every month!
About Combolicious Classes - Dalia Carella Performance Dance Techniques - Intermediate to Professional Levels
This month’s topic: Vintage Orientale and Presence
Join Dalia Carella every Tuesday night for her performance focused technique class. If you're looking to add more innovative movement to your dance repertoire and are serious about sharpening your performance skills, this class is for you! Dalia focuses on guiding dancers to improve their musicality, to really connect the music to the dance & make their dance performances more impressive, creative and beautiful -- extremely useful for stage, nightclub and special event performances! Hobbyists are also invited to learn & explore Dalia's unique fusion style. New unique combos every week!
*If you are interested in performing with the Dalia Carella Dance Collective, this class is essential for Dalia to see how you work with her direction and choreographic style.*
When: 7:45 - 9:00 pm
Where: Anahid Sofian Dance Studio - 29 W 15th Street, 6th Floor (ring bell and take elevator)
Cost: $22 for single class, $72 for a 4-week DancePak -- save $16! (may be purchased in advance online or on first day of series)
Dalia Carella Dance Collective (DCDC) Presents: Spring 2019 Theater Performance Project
When: Thursdays, 3/28-5/2, 8-10 pm
Where: Studio TBA
Level: Intermediate to Professional
Limit: Up to 10 people only
Cost: $225 for 6 weeks (pre-registration only, must sign up by no later than 3/20). Get your registrations in early, we are expecting to be sold out with this project.
This dance will be performed as part of Kaeshi Chai's Impure Conference, Saturday May, 4th, 8-9:30 pm, at Gibney Dance Black Box Theater. The choreography taught will be “Fever”, from DCDC's repertory, a theatrical fusion piece that is witty & sassy with a jazzy mid east twist. Diane Hutchinson, principal dancer of DCDC, will be joining Dalia for the project.
We would prefer dancers who can commit all 6 classes, as well as the performance date. Dancers who can make all 6 classes will be considered first. Because space is limited for this project, there will be NO REFUNDS for last-minute drop outs, unless you can sell your space to someone else.
Dalia Carella is an internationally renowned Near/Middle Eastern and world fusion solo artist, choreographer, master teacher, and the Founder/Artistic Director of the Dalia Carella Dance Collective. Dalia has delved deeply in Near Eastern and Turkish Romani dance, as well as Flamenco, Indian, Bollywood/Bhangra, Afro-Haitian, Samba, Salsa, Bomba and Plena, Tango, jazz and ballet. The dance forms Dalia teaches around the world are Dance Orientale Cabaret, Belly Dance Contemporary, Flamenco Araby, Turkish Romani and Belly Dance Tango Fusion. Her rich background has lead her to make works utilizing both ethnic and contemporary movement. She is known for her explorations into cultural dance forms, her precise and seamless blending of traditional and modern dance in the theatrical context, and for her dark and sultry cabaret styling. Of her 2004 New York City off-Broadway show “In Search of A Goddess”, Lisa Jo Sagolla from Backstage wrote: “Dalia Carella has star power. Performing a highly original fusion of Middle Eastern, modern, and other world dance forms, she bewitches her spectators, while seeming to excite herself, with a sizzling allure that is almost frightening.” Dalia numerous concerts and teaching tours have led her throughout the US, Canada, England, Puerto Rico, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Portugal, China, Japan, Italy, and Turkey.