Workshops are offered at all levels with various themes. You may expand your repertoire, learn about dance styles from various Middle Eastern countries, gain a broader understanding of the music and instrumentation, and acquire a taste for the Art of Belly Dance. There's something for everyone, challenging dancers of all levels! Outstanding dance seminars are offered featuring guest artists.
Special Group Lessons
Do you have a special event coming up? Need to plan something fun for a bachelorette party or birthday party? Would your women's organization enjoy exploring alittle belly dance? Does your gym sponsor special fitness workshops? Jasmin is available to provide a special dance lesson for you! It can be held at the Jasmin Jahal School of Dance, or it can be held at a location of your choice. It's tasteful, family style fun! And you can get a great workout too! To tailor to your specific needs, please email Jasmin at JasminJahal@hotmail.com
A week long intensive study under the mentorship of Jasmin Jahal, this annual event draws dancers from all over the U.S. and abroad, and features a theater performance to live Arabic music. From workshop to private coaching, and various performance options, this event challenges intermediate thru professional level dancers. Please select Chicago Shimmyfest on the drop-down menu for more details.
The certification program for the Jasmin Jahal Method of Oriental Dance provides the unique opportunity to become accredited in classical and contemporary Middle Eastern dance, an art form rooted in authentic folkloric traditions and history. The program focuses on classical and modern oriental, folkloric and Ancient Egyptian styles. You will be coached to dance with the whole body and to enhance the dance with such accessories as veil, finger cymbals and stick without using them as gimmicks or props. Technique, professional performance and teaching certifications are offered through a series of workshops, home study and testing to help you develop your skills, understanding and self-expression. The wave of the future for oriental dance is to get endorsed by a world-renown artist who has been there and can train you from more than three decades of personal experience! Please select Certification on the drop-down menu for more details.
You can acquire a gift certificate which can be applied to workshop or class tuition in any amount. Email us at JasminJahal@hotmail.com for details.
Shimmyfest in Key West
Sun, fun and belly dance with Jasmin in a premier workshop and show in March, 2013. To receive your free brochure with complete details, please email JasminJahal@hotmail.com.