SF Mecca SideCar Project: 'Next-Level' Edition - August 17th - August 21st, 2011



Registration for Mecca’s Side Car Project includes:

  • 5 days of dance/movement technique and performance-based training with some of the world’s most celebrated and sought-after teachers and innovators in the fields of tribal fusion bellydance, theater, design, and music (see schedule for details).

  • New Specialized workshops created just for this event focusing on performance development and transitioning from studio to stage, including: The Art of Critque; Movement Invention & Creating choreography; Musicality w/ live musicians; Creating your own aesthetic and costuming, Make-up, Theatricality and Performance, Advanced Concepts, and of course high level dance technique, and core integrated Yoga specifically for belly dance.

  • 5 full days of the intermediate/advanced track for deeper study and professionalized focus. (Limited to 28 participants.)

  • Due to overwhelming interest and desire for More of Mecca’s specialized focus and continuing ‘next level’ development in their art, we created this year’s Side Car Project to focus on exactly that! That means: 5-7 hours a day, for 5 full days!

  • Extra hours of open studio time, to encourage integration of the day’s material into your Sunday’s performance piece. Added costuming lab and Stitch ‘n Bitch for group fun and feedback of costume creations.

  • Performance opportunity at the Sunday night decompression, featuring a happy hour hafla starring *YOU, and more SF fun TBA.

  • An afternoon of EXCLUSIVE vending by some of the hottest Bay area designers—gathered just for your viewing and purchasing pleasure!

  • Personalized welcome bag, dialed out with “the tribal bellydancer’s guide to SF”, coupons to some of our favorite tribal stores, snacks, goodies, teacher’s favorite things to do around town, etc.

  • Individualized attention, holistic learning container, and transformational shared group experience.


    Packages & Pricing

    Total 5-day "Next Level" Retreat Package: $795

    Single Workshops Now Available(Please check Schedule for full workshop details of each class.)

    Wed., Aug. 17: Kami Liddle - Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger @ 11:30am-1:30pm: $50

    Wed., Aug. 17: Carolena Nericcio - Applying ATS Concepts for Fusion Dancing @ 2:00pm-5:00pm: $75

    Thurs., Aug. 18: Deb Rubin - Yoga & Drills @ 10:00am-11:30am: $35

    Thurs., Aug. 18: Dena Martinez - Theatricality for Dancers Part I @ 11:30am-1:30pm: $50

    Thurs., Aug. 18: Cera Byer - The Art of Critique @ 2:30pm-3:30pm: $30

    Thurs., Aug. 18: Cera Byer - Movement Invention @ 3:30pm-6:00pm: $65

    Fri., Aug. 19: Deb Rubin - Ultimate Slink Factor: RibCage! @ 10:00am-1:00pm: $65

    Fri., Aug. 19: Lee Kobus - Costuming/Creative Process @ 2:00pm-4:00pm: $50

    Fri., Aug. 19: Lee Kobus - Stitch n Bitch/Crafting Lab @ 4:00pm-5:30pm: $30

    Sat., Aug. 20: Dena Martinez - Theatricality for Dancers II @ 10:00am-12:00pm: $50

    Sat., Aug. 20: Kami Liddle - Taking it to the next level @ 1:00pm-4:00pm: $75

    Sat., Aug. 20: Deb Rubin - Dance Therapeutics - Lower Body @ 4:30pm-6:30pm: $50

    Sun., Aug. 21: Jill Parker & Faisel Zedan - Live Musicality @ 1:30pm-4:30pm: $75

    No refunds available.

    *Please note: The email address of the paypal account under which you register is the one that we will have on record as your name/contact info; and to which we will send any future correspondences. Please make sure that you register under an email address that is directly linked to you. Thank you!

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