What is Tapestry?
is a 3 day-long dance retreat, focusing on dance traditions and
sacred concepts. There will be over 30 hours of instruction plus
additional activities during the span of those 3 days.
When & Where is it?
will take place next in the Seattle, Washington area. Projected
dates are June 2014.
Who will be there?
past teaching staff has included Alessandra Belloni, Amel Tafsout,
Artemis E. Mourat, Lee Ali, Anaar, and Tempest. We are working
to confirm the next line-up, which be announced in January 2014,
if not sooner.
We are expecting students from all over North America, as well
as Europe and Asia.
you're interested in learning more about dance traditions, the
cultures they come from, and their related spiritual traditions,
then this is the event for you. It is our goal to expand the dance
community's understanding of trance, sacred, and folkloric dances,
as well as the music, history, and practices related to them.
We also focused on helping individual dancers reach a new, deeper
level within their dance, while creating a profound community
much is it?
Please consult the registration page for
the exact details. We are offering a special early-bird price,
payment plan with deposit, and if space is available, a standard
How do I get there and where should I stay?
Are there performance opportunities?
There will be a Salon on Saturday evening featuring Tapestry instructors,
special guests, and Tapestry registrants. Once you have registered
for the event, you can apply for a performance slot. There will
be 15 spaces available for Tapestry registrants. There will also
be plenty of "open dancing" throughout the event.
Will there be vending?
of the instructors will have items for sale, and we may have a
separate room for a few select vendors. If you are interested
in vending, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with "Tapestry
Vending" in the subject line. We are also considering having
a Meditation/Massage room, so if you have holistic services you
would like to offer, please e-mail the above address with your
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