Egyptian Oriental & Folkloric Dance Training
Directed by Natalie Nazario
Raks Al Zahra & KHAMSA PROJECT auditions for
Raks Al Zahra 5th Annual Celebration
New York City
Join our Raks Al Zahra 5th Annual Celebration!
Natalie Nazario & Raks Al Zahra are looking for Egyptian Oriental & Folklore dancers to be part of Raks Al Zahra & KHAMSA PROJECT. We will be celebrating union, collaboration and dance in groups. Two of the main dancers Jesska and Gabriela will be assisting during the process of the auditions and training. We are preparing the biggest celebration for our 5th Anniversary.
Raks Al Zahra New Members: 2
Raks Al Zahra is having two positions for permanent dancer who are interested to have exposure to formal performance and develop in a professional level. We are focus to perform and bring this art to the stage in the maximum expression. Local and International Performances opportunities as well competition will be part of the training program. Our mission is to bloom the true and personal art in each dancer during the training and incorporate it to the group performances. Raks Al Zahra is well known for the connections of each members on stage and more importantly off stage.
Khamsa Project Dancers: 8
Khamsa Project is a dance program that will give the experience to work with Egyptian Oriental & Folklore Style. We are looking for 8 dancers for one or two time performances on November/December 2019. The dancers will be featuring Raks Al Zahra 5th Annual Celebration as a core dancers. They will be learning original choreography from there repertoire since 2014. It will be a great opportunity to prepare you for future interest in be part of Raks Al Zahra Member.
A placement audition and application is required to attend the RAKS AL ZAHRA Troupe and Oriental Folkloric Dance Training. The placement audition will consist of a one-hour technique class to show hip works, traveling steps and a short 30 minute of Choreography to see your availability in learning choreography and coordination with others.
Requirements and further details:
Minimum of 4 years of experience.
Send a video of your most recently performance (soloist or in a group) before of the audition day.
Full Body Photo.
Audition: Sunday December 2nd, 2018 10:00am – 11:30pm at Ripley Grier Studios.
Send a email to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your space.
Audition Class will consist of 1 hour Oriental Folkloric technique and 30 minutes Choreography.
Audition Fee $30
Attire: Sport bra or short tank top, hip scarf, leggins or comfortable pants.
Dance Trainning & Rehearsal Dates: Sundays
Performance Dates: November/December (It will be announce once the Theater is confirm).
Announce of the dancers selected day: December 2, 2018 – 1pm
All details about the Khamsa Project for the entire program, schedule and tuition fee for the entire package will be share after the dancer is selected.
We are excited to have you as part of this great experience. We want to keep this a safe & positive environment, We appreciate your enthusiasm & positive attitude. Looking forward for the audition day and remember, always give your best and enjoy!
For questions or additional information, please e-mail Natalie Nazario,