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Upcoming Cassandra and Jawaahir Events

2017 Printable
Events Calendar


Details for Cassandra and Jawaahir public performances, workshops, and seminars here and around the world. Call the office for more information on educational shows and private functions.

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Performance Adventure (Aug/Sept)
Jawaahir Annual Concert (Nov)


CSBD Open House (Jan '18)


Oasis Dance Camp South (Jan '18)
Oasis Dance Camp Egypt
(Mar '18)


class photo by Jan
photo by Jan Geisen



Performance Adventure Classes: You're the Star!

August 28–September 23, 2017

Jawaahir Studios in Minneapolis and Bloomington

Level 1 = $100.00
Level 2 = $100.00
Level 3 = $125.00
Level 4 = $150.00
Level 4-5 = $150.00

Excited to learn and publicly perform some new group choreography for your friends and family? These special classes run August 28th through September 23rd at both the Minneapolis and Bloomington studios. All levels of belly dance are welcome; from the complete beginner, to the more advanced professional. After four weeks of coaching and rehearsal, you’ll have the opportunity to perform, in costume, in a professional setting, on Saturday, September 23rd. Check our online calendar for dates, times, your class level, and class location.

Level 1: Mondays Minneapolis 6:00—8:00pm, begins 8/28, Original choreography taught by Renee
Saturdays, Minneapolis, 10:00–Noon, begins 9/2, Original choreography taught by Angela
Level 2: Mondays Bloomington, 6:00–8:00pm, begins 8/28, Original choreography taught by Kathy
Level 3: Wednesdays Bloomington, 6:00—8:30pm, begins 8/30, Original choreography taught by Jenny
Level 4: Wednesdays Minneapolis, 6:00—9:00pm, begins 8/30, Original choreography taught by Aliyah Sahar
Mixed Level 4/5: Thursdays Minneapolis,  6:00–9:00pm, begins 8/31, Original choreography taught by Cassandra

You MUST PREREGISTER please! (Class minimum 5 students)

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Jawaahir Annual Concert!

November 9-12, 2017

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3010 Minnehaha Avenue
Minneapolis, MN

$35 reservations online soon. Pay-as-able on Saturday, November 11.

Our 2017 fall concert season will feature our local virtuosic Arabic band in a unique concert of live dance and music, as well as new choreographies by Artistic Director Cassandra Shore, and selected world class guest choreographers. We’ll see you here!

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The Cassandra School Open House

Sunday, January 7, 2018
12:00 – 2:45pm
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3010 Minnehaha Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Join us for FREE mini-classes, and refreshments!
Classes open to new and current students.
NEW STUDENTS — Receive $10 off a full session when you register at the Open House!


Oasis Camp South Dance Retreat

January 26-28, 2018

Delray Beach, FL

For more information, check out the Oasis Dance Camp website.

Oasis is coming to Florida bringing a full weekend of intensive Oriental Dance training with Cassandra Shore, class accompaniment by Nicole LeCorgne, an evening of performances featuring Cassandra, a
henna party, and over ten hours of instruction.

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Oasis Camp Egypt

March 17-30, 2018

13 days & 14 nights of Egypt including Nile cruise!

For more information, check out the Oasis Dance Camp website.

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