Blue Lotus Room

 

Studio 2 / 23 Rudloc Rd, Morley Western Australia

Meet your teachers, Keti Sharif & Sam Nascimento 

Keti & Sam offer fun dance & drum classes & events with a cultural, musical approach. Dancing in Egypt for years, Keti's training methods include A-Z Bellydance, AstroBelly, Nawara & Lotus. Sam's Arabic heritage, 40 Arabic Rhythms CD & detailed drum classes make complex, hypnotic rhythms easy to learn, with a relaxed, authentic feel. 

Arabic Drumming classes with Sam

Students will enjoy a friendly environment with Sam's fun, inclusive classes that focus on finding their unique style & expression. Sam will fast-track skills with attention to each individual student as they learn to play Darbuka, Dof or Riqq.  Students progress rapidly in technique & confidence and get chances play with live music.

Egyptian Dance with Keti 

Learn Bellydance choreography and the art of improvisation with Keti. She has taught thousands of dancers around the world with A-Z Bellydance and a somatic approach to authentic Egyptian dance. Beginners to advanced students, performers & teachers, enjoy Keti's clear, fun and culturally enriching tuition, training weekends and opportunities to showcase performances.

SEP-OCT 2022
SAM'S Darbuka ZOOM Classes from Egypt
& Jilyan's GUEST Dance Courses @ Morley studio!

Join classes - $30 Casual attendance or just $25 when you book a 4 Week Course

Mon nights 6pm-7pm
Perth time

Live Darbuka ZOOM classes from EGYPT with Sam

Sep 19, 26, Oct 3 & 10
Practice drumming with Sam from LIVE interactive Zoom classes from Egypt. Join from the comfort of your own home! Please pre-book.

$ 100 for 4 Weeks

Mon nights 7pm-8pm

Classical Veil Bellydance
with guest Jilyan

Sep 19, 26, Oct 3 & 10
 Learn a beautiful flowing veil dance with Jilyan. She will teach you a sensual, classical style dance with a variety of moves. Bring a veil for this class.

$ 100 for 4 Weeks

Wed nights 7pm-8pm

New Introduction to Nawara
with guest Jilyan

Sep 21, 28, Oct 5 & 12
Enjoy the earthy percussive style of the new A-Z based Nawara Tribal style. Bring zills! Dofs supplied. A great introduction to Nawara group improv.

$ 100 for 4 Weeks


'Egyptian Elements' Oct 28-30 2022 Live Arabic Music Weekend EVENT with MASTER MUSICIANS (from Perth & Sydney)

  • Fri 28 Oct, Sat 29 Oct & Sun 30 Oct, 2022 LIVE in Studio
    LIVE cultural arts event with guest musicians from Sydney! Arabic music, maqamaat & dance.  Full Package discount available.
  • * ENJOY LIVE ARABIC MUSIC
    Classical Egyptian musical recital Fri & fun Sat night dance party!
    * BELLYDANCE WORKSHOPS TO LIVE MUSIC 
    Dance musicality with four Element-themed workshops with Keti & Egyptian ensemble.
    * DARBUKA / PERCUSSION WORKSHOPS
    Enjoy a fun drum circle with Sam & Drum maestro Jamal Zraika.

DEC 2022  - Keti's TRAINING COURSES & Studio PARTY!

Join our Musical Heart of Egypt cultural tour or attend live weekend training with Keti in new dance styles

Nawara Training (2 days)

Dec 1 & 2 at studio
Percussive dance style and earthy group improv to live rhythms 
ALL LEVELS 16 hours training
9am-5pm both days.
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$ 300 inc Booklet & CD

Lotus Series Training (2 days) 

Dec 3 & 4 at studio
Learn theatrical Pharaonic dance choreos for stage with props 
ALL LEVELS 16 hours training
9am-5pm both days.
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$ 300 inc Booklet & CD

Egyptian End of Year Party

Dec 4
A fun party night for everyone to dance, drum and dine! Snacks, wine and performances.
7pm-9pm
ALL WELCOME

$ 20 ticket

Blue Lotus Room - 2/23 Rudloc Rd, Morley, WA (near Morley Galleria)


EGYPT TOUR Sep-Oct 2022 - Musical Heart of Egypt from Cairo to Red Sea with Live Music Daily!

  • BOOKINGS CLOSING SOON!
    Join the fun travel adventure! The Musical Heart of Egypt - Cairo & Red Sea
  • CAIRO - 6 days (Sep 26-Oct 1)
    Enjoy live Egyptian music, dance, drum, history & cultural events - all styles abnd traditions, plus guided excursions to historical sites.
  • RED SEA - 3 days (Oct 2,3,4)  
    Travel to the Red Sea via St Anthony's Monsatery in the Eastern desert, to have some beach-side fun in the beautiful resort town El Gouna, and the Bedouin Oasis!