Rakkasah West 2018

Rakkasah West Packages:

Full Package $280 for all classes and fetsival tickets and your choice of dance day and time.

2 Day Package $180 (Thursday and Friday) and your choice of dance day and time.

A complementary admission to the festival is given to those who sign up for the Saturday or Sunday workshops.  Admission is good for that day only and only to the class participant.


Thursday April 12 - Sunday April 15 to be held at Centre Concrod, 5298 Clayton Road, Concrod, CA

Please mark the class you would like to attend.

Registration rates before March 10 are less than after March 10

Thursday April 12 – 1 class $35/$45 2 classes $70/$80 3 classes $100/$125


10am – 12noon

Naheda – Veil & Fan Dance: to the music Bella-Maitre-Gims. A Choreo full of surprises, with whirling silken veils – please bring veils and 2 fans.


12:30pm – 2:30pm

WildCard BellyDance – Plunging the blades: Delving deep into the WildCard VellyDance ITS Scimitar format.  Breaking down classic moves and the latest inspirations – Stage prop to battle ready scimitar, bring it and be prepared to delve deep.  Please bring a head scarf and something to balance.


3:00pm – 5:00pm

Leila Haddad – Balady Dance to enhance your femininity – Fun and Sassy choreography for your joy and pleasure.

Thursday Evening class $35/$45


7:15pm – 9:15pm

Fahtiem – Be Zilly with Fahtiem!! The art of dancing with zills.  The ultimate goal – not just playing them but dancing with them.

Friday April 13 - 1 class $35/$45 2 classes $70/$80 3 classes $100/$125


10am – 12noon

Ma’Shuqa – Musicality with Finger Cymbals & Dance


12:30pm – 2:30pm

Leila Haddad – NorthAfrican Traditional dances from Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.  From Berber to Beduin (bring 2 small square scarves)


3:00pm- 5:00pm

Alma – Windows through Time: A golden era tableau

Saturday April 14 class $35 /$45


9:30am – 11:00am

Nahedda – Turkish Dance: Wonderful choreo with both modern and vivacious high spirited passages as well- Terrific Fun!!


9:30am – 11:00am

Terrianne Gutierrez – Five part routine: Retro Belly Dance, 70’s style – entrances & Exits, Taxims & Floor Work, Steps and Combos, Music for each part, plus zill patterns


9:30m – 11:00am

Reda Darwish – Drum Technique – please bring a drum

Sunday April 15 $35/$45


9:30am- 11:00am

Ava Fleming – Grance in Motion – Ava’s special technique and new offerings


9:30am – 11:00am

Fahtiem – A –Veil-Able – Creating beautiful images with your silk veil.  Class starts with an intensive veil warm up.


9:30am – 11:00am

Tim Bolling – Drums – beginning/Intermediate class on Technique and Rythms – Please bring a drum

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Rakkasah, 1564 'A' Fitzgerald, PMB#124, Pinole, CA 94564 


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