Feb 20, 2015 – Harem: Unveiled in Prince George
harem / show information

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

Harem Bio Contest
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Harem Bio Contest

Read all of the dancer’s bios to win a pair of tickets to see Harem, the new full-length show choreographed by Nath Keo. Each bio will include a clue as to the land the dancer hails from. Match all of the dancers to a land and you will be entered to win a pair of tickets to the November 28 2015 performance of Harem at the McPherson Theatre.

This contest closes on Oct. 15, 2015. Winners will be notified by email (unless a telephone number is provided). 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
dancer profiles / harem / show information

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