Feb 20, 2015 – Harem: Unveiled in Prince George
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Feb 20, 2015 – Harem: Unveiled in Prince George

Sacred Centre is proud to announce our first visit to Prince George. In his sixth production, artistic director Nath Keo choreographs in Turkish, Egyptian, fusion and contemporary belly dance styles in homage to the harems of the Ottoman Empire and their history of cultural fusion. This heady blend of popular and eclectic world beat music, … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 —Harem: Unveiled
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November 28, 2015 —Harem: Unveiled

In his sixth production, artistic director Nath Keo choreographs in Turkish, Egyptian, fusion and contemporary belly dance styles in homage to the harems of the Ottoman Empire and their history of cultural fusion. This heady blend of popular and eclectic world beat music, Keo’s signature style and loads of sass from the Sacred Centre dancers will change your notion of what it means to be in a harem. Continue reading

The Sacred Centre Harem: An introduction to the dancers
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The Sacred Centre Harem: An introduction to the dancers

In the Ottoman Empire membership in a royal harem was an honour. Members of the harem, women children and eunuchs, lived in seclusion, yes, but they wanted for nothing. They ate sumptuous foods, lived in luxurious quarters and were trained in courtly arts such as music and dance. Royal harem members came from lands far and near, and they shared their cultures with one another. Continue reading

Show April 4, 2015 – Sacred Centre Dance presents 2014 Star Bellydancer Canada’s Iana Komarnytska
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Show April 4, 2015 – Sacred Centre Dance presents 2014 Star Bellydancer Canada’s Iana Komarnytska

*ON SALE NOW* Sacred Centre Dance presents a workshop weekend, capped off by a Gala show at the McPherson Playhouse, featuring 2014 Star Bellydancer Canada’s Iana Komarnytska. Iana Komarnytska has been practicing North African and Central Asian dance forms since 2005. She was one of the choreographers and lead dancers at Ishtar Dance Company (Ukraine) … Continue reading