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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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Open Streets (July)
Jawaahir in Fringe Festival
(Aug)
Performance Adventure (Aug/Sept)

 

Oasis Dance Camp North (Sept)


 

Jawaahir Annual Concert (Nov)
Oasis Dance Camp South (Jan 2018)


   
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Jawaahir Members Perform at Open Streets

Sunday, July 23, 2016. 11:00am–5:00pm.
Free!

Lake & Minnehaha

Come on out to Open Streets this Sunday and enjoy performances by Jawaahir Company members! Check out their website and plan a whole day of fun!

   

     

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Ouled-Nayl performed by Jawaahir

 

A Pocketful of Jewels: Dance Gems from North Africa & the Near East
Jawaahir in Minnesota Fringe Festival

Friday, August 4 at 8:30pm, $16
Sunday, August 6 at 4:00pm, $22
Monday, August 7 at 7:00pm, $16
Wednesday, August 9 at 10:00pm, $16
Saturday, August 12 at 5:30pm
, $22

Ritz Theater
345 13th Ave NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
612-436-1129
Map

Purchase reservations HERE through the Fringe website.

A Pocketful of Jewels reveals a world of hidden dance in North Africa & the Near East.  Engaging entertainment wraps earthy dances in gloriously colorful costumes. Artistic Director Cassandra Shore is your tour guide, delivering informative cultural contexts to the dances and fascinating info about the costumes, dance, and music! Learn about when, where, why, and how you would be able to see these dances (or not!) when visiting the region. A family friendly and most enjoyable hour!

The Minnesota Fringe is a world-famous annual performing arts festival in Minneapolis. For eleven days, over a thousand artists present works in every discipline and genre for one hour or less.

ALL patrons must have a Day Pass to see a show. Your Day Pass serves as your pass to any show in the festival on a given day. They are $16 on weekdays and $22 on weekends. Passes for kids 12 and under will be available in the venues during the festival for $5 every day.

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photo by Jan Geisen

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Performance Adventure Classes: You're the Star!

August 28–September 23, 2017

Jawaahir Studios in Minneapolis and Bloomington

Cost:
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 perform some new choreography? After four weeks of rehearsal, you’ll have the opportunity to perform what you have been practicing, in costume, in a professional setting, on Saturday, September 23rd. Check our online calendar for dates, times, and your class location.

Level 1: Mondays Minneapolis 6:00—8:00pm, begins 8/28, Original choreography taught by Renee
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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

Register NOW! (Class minimum 5 students)

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Oasis Camp North Dance Retreat

September 15-17, 2017

Duluth, Minnesota

For more information, check out the Oasis Dance Camp Facebook page.

Oasis is coming to Minnesota with a full weekend of intensive Oriental Dance training with Cassandra Shore. Weekend will include live class accompaniment by Nicole LeCorgne, an evening of performances featuring Cassandra, a Henna Party and over eleven hours of instruction. There is limited enrollment.

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Jawaahir Annual Concert!

November 9-12, 2017

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3010 Minnehaha Avenue
Minneapolis, MN

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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Oasis Camp South Dance Retreat

January 26-28, 2018

Delray Beach, FL

For more information, check out the Oasis Dance Camp Facebook page.

Oasis is coming to Florida with a full weekend of intensive Oriental Dance training with Cassandra Shore. Weekend will include live class accompaniment by Nicole LeCorgne, an evening of performances featuring Cassandra, a Henna Party and over eleven hours of instruction. There is limited enrollment.

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