Gothla 2020

The UK's premier gothic bellydance event is back for it's 14th year

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  • This is the teachers’ and special guest theatre show!

    We have had some spectacular acts from all over the world over the years and we are dedicated to showcasing the best of dark fusion and pushing boundaries.

    Set in Leicester’s oldest theatre, it provides a stunning backdrop to any event. The Y Theatre has a beautifully carved balcony with fixed seating which sits over the stalls area which boasts original parquet flooring lending itself perfectly as a dance floor. The flexible nature of the stalls area provides a range of options which can also transform the space with cabaret tables, rowed seating or a clear floor for standing events and exhibitions.

    The theatre also has an adjoining licenced bar, which will be open until 1am! Come and mingle with old friends and make new ones! GothlaUK prides itself on being an accepting, supportive and inclusive community.

    Doors - 7:30pm Showtime - 8:00pm Afterparty - 11:00pm-12am
    £25
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  • This Saturday Night show in the Redeemer/Leicester Square nightclub present the attendees with a safe opportunity in front of a supportive audience to showcase their talent and what they have been working (recently/since the last year).

    The redeemer has been our Saturday night haunt for many years now; so let your hair down after the showcase, boogie and join the dark side -we have absinthe...

    Doors - 7:30pm
    Showtime - 8:00pm
    £5
    ×
  • Open level

    In 2015 Valenteena developed a program now called .:: KILLER Dancer’s PATH™ ::. structured in 4 Killer Immersions of different levels.

    It’s a tribal fusion training methodology offered to dancers of every level who look for technical and creative tools to grow and to teachers who are looking for an alternative and clear teaching method.

    This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.1” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.
    VOl. I The Seeker – 12 hours

    Valenteena will break down precise instructions of Tribal Fusion Bellydance technique, personal training routines, choreography composition for soloists, and group improvisation tools and musicality, personal style development, teaching skills and teacher training

    Vol.1 is an overview of all the listed topics with an accent on Fundamental Technique and Vocabulary.

    No homework and final test required.
    £175
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  • When: Friday, July 17th (11am-5pm = 6 hours)
    Saturday, July 18th: 9:30-17:30, including breaks as per timetable = 6 hours)
    Sunday, July 19th: Optional Testing 4:30-6:30 (depending on numbers of students wishing to test)

    The .:: KILLER Dancer’s PATH™ is a program developed by Valenteena Ianni in 2015 regarding Valenteena’s Tribal Fusion Method now taught in Italy and all around Europe.

    It’s structured in 4 Killer Immersions of different levels:
    ✦ Killer Immersion VOl. I - The Seeker
    ✦ Killer Immersion VOl. II The Apprentice
    ✦ Killer Immersion VOl. III The Practitioner
    ✦ Killer Immersion VOl. IV The Master Killer


    It’s a tribal fusion training offered to dancers of every level who look for technical and creative tools to grow and to teachers who are looking for an alternative and clear teaching method.
    In every level Valenteena will break down precise instructions regarding: Tribal Fusion Bellydance technique, Personal training routines, Choreography, Composition for soloists and groups, Improvisation Tools, Musicality, Personal style development, Teaching skills and Teacher training

    KILLER IMMERSION VOL 2 - The Apprentice
    ↠ Prerequisite: Killer Immersion Vol.1 attendance.
    Students will be provided of handouts and lectures to study and will have to complete the assigned homework before the beginning of this section.
    We will go deeper on the Fundamental Technique and Vocabulary, we will add longer training routines and drilling sessions, we’ll begin to explore each one personal style development and we’ll work together on choreography composition for soloist and groups.
    At the end of this volume students will have the chance to do an included exam regarding all the treated material (Vol.1 + 2).
    The test is optional but the certification is required to move on the next Volume.

    Just the students who have the total participation in all the classes and who have completed the requested homework can be awarded the certification if they pass the exam.

    About Valenteena:
    Tribal Fusion bellydancer and teacher from Rome, Italy, Valenteena Ianni is well known in Italy and in Europe for her stimulating and precise way of teaching and her emotional performances. Director and main choreographer of ‘Armonica Dance Company’, founded in 2012, Valenteena performs solo or with her Company all over the main tribal fusion world festivals.
    £175
    ×
  • Intermediate level and beyond

    Taking Rock Star Belly Dance to the next level and beyond! Metal belly dance with me in this intermediate and above workshop designed for those dancers looking for a challenge with a fast paced and exciting choreography full of cool combos, flashy foot work and serious shimmies.

    You can be guaranteed a challenge with plenty of tricks, a fresh look at technique and inspirational ideas to take home, if that wasn’t enough, when dancing to heavy metal you will gain greater fitness and body awareness. Allow me to challenge your technical ability and offer you a new perspective on musical interpretation.

    Expect to sweat, expect a killer routine and expect anything from the rock gods of industrial and heavy metal from Motörhead to Ministry, Metallica to Myrath. Now lets refresh your technique with a rock star persona, take a chance.. and metal belly dance!
    £35
    ×
  • Open Level

    Magical beings unite to cast an enchanting spell, before revealing their true collective power and beauty. Learn a fantasy choreography as a group, in Doe's contemporary fusion belly dance style. The piece begins soft and enticing, building to a dramatic epic finale. When witches come together there's bound to be some Hocus Pocus.......
    £30
    ×
  • Intermediate level and beyond - knowledge of basic skirt fusion / tribal fusion dance is necessary!

    This is Dud’s special mix of modern days tribal fusion together with ancient Ghawazee dance, Balkan fusion – with a huge medieval Viking kick!

    Technique includes hip, belly and foot work from Ghawazee, Turkish Roman Havasi and Afro Fusion, Balkan style skirt work and Tribal Fusion moves with a heavy Nordic “Viking” interpretation.

    It has tempo, drama, energy, freedom and it is FUN!
    £35
    ×

  • Open Level

    Join me for a Goddess Isis inspired earthy Yoga movement and meditation class. To open the morning we will wake up the energies with soft and dynamic movement to prepare to walk into the day with ease.

    With Summer Solstice being just a month ago we will dive into the energies of the high time of Summer.

    Blooming nature and the warming atmosphere will guide us.

    The class will be infused with oils, use of sound and a crystal gift for all workshop attendees.
    £15
    ×
  • Open Level - please bring a drum (Arabic tabla) or contact Fulya in advance if you need to borrow one. Lynne@kookiekaftan.co.uk

    Beats have been used to alter the mind state since the dawning of time. This workshop looks at how to excite or relax both yourself and your audience. We will work with posture and breath to help you create a better sound and help you to learn to trust your unconscious mind and turn off your logical reasoning brain.
    £30
    ×
  • Open Level

    After last year’s Open Stage raucous reaction, we simply had to have her back...

    Strut your stuff and learn some magnificent moves for the Saturday night open stage showback

    ..all to a backing of Rammstein Das Model...of course!
    £23
    ×
  • Open Level

    It's the Twenties... again!

    Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome to the era of smoky cabarets and legendary showgirls!

    Ida introduces you to vivacious Charleston steps, spectacular kicklines and divine poses. Put on the most glittery rag you can find and, if you want, high heels and release your inner vamp. Those combos will be classy, sassy and glamorous!

    Rrrrroarrrrr!
    £35
    ×
  • Open Level

    First rule of Fight Club: You do not talk about Fight Club.

    ...except when it’s used for theatrical dance choreographies!

    Then you talk about it. And you learn moves and acting techniques to stage your own violent dancing routines. All in good fun and without real violence of course, since your trainers Ida & Max have managed to survive several nasty looking dance skirmishes without a scratch – and they would like to keep it that way for all of us!

    So join our hilarious Fight Club and discover some groovy moves from traditional Bavarian Watschentanz to basic Capoeira stances for spicing up your future choreographies to be the all singing, all dancing Scheisse of the world!
    £35
    ×
  • Open Level

    Heimsuchung: At last year’s Gespenstertheater workshop, we really got spirited away with eerie light play and dancing shadows. The output was screaming for a deepening sequel and here it is!

    Together, we will create a otherwordly piece of art involving magical illumination, fascinating floating steps as well as wicked facial expressions and body language.

    The piece, choreographed to “Vedergällningen” by Garmarna (= the cool track from last time) will be staged in the Gothla showcase.

    Do not worry if you have not been part of the original workshop, you will learn all you need in this masterclass. Come to the stage of ghosts, we all float down here, yes we do…
    £45
    ×
  • Intermediate level

    The children of Lilith, demons from the tribe Lilim, horned, sexy and dressed in black and red, have come to the Earth from hell to just cause trouble, have a little fun, and so they sing and dance in their choreography.
    £35
    ×
  • Intermediate level

    Lyric and contemporary choreography combined with tribal fusion and dark fusion elements inspired by the Moiras, goddesses of destiny who use their earthly body and their magic to attract and seduce humans for their own purposes, for example: EAT THEM!
    £35
    ×
  • Open level

    Fun and dynamic group and individual dance workshop where we will work two styles that will cheer you up!

    1. A simple choreography with skirts
    2. Short and fun dances with marked steps, claps, layering movements & footwork.

    Think raucous Irish pirates! What a perfect workshop to close the day and continue with a few rounds in the tavern!

    The piece will be staged in the Gothla showcase.
    £45
    ×
  • Open Level

    In this workshop we take a step back to the Middle Eastern origins of Raqs Sharki and belly dance, to bring forth a lyrical flow and deep expression to our dance.

    Part choreography, part musical interpretation, Nuxya will cover technique, work with transitions, stylisation, intention and expression, getting you to summon your dark heart to the stage.
    £30
    ×
  • Open Level

    This short combo fuses classic belly dance hips and chest with dark fusion arms. After drilling the combination you will learn techniques that add different qualities and intentions to dance movement. We will then explore these techniques with the combination. Thus learning to dance deliciously dark and hypnotizing anyone in your presence.
    £30
    ×
  • Open Level

    Learn a dark fusion choreography in Rachael’s signature dramatic style – with the chance to perform it at the open stage!

    This choreography will combine dark drama and strong fusion bellydance technique for a captivating mix that makes up Rachael's signature style.

    Expect to explore sharp isolations, ooey gooey layering, dramatic lines and poses, unusual arm pathways, and strong use of gaze and intention in this powerful piece.

    This is a routine to bring out your inner femme fatale.
    £35
    ×
  • Intermediate level and beyond

    “The Killer S.F.S.:Studies for Sharpness, Fluidity and Smoothness” from the Killer Path Training Method

    6hrs intensive

    This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni.
    Lectures and handouts about the entire program will be given just to those who attend the Killer Immersion Vol.1 & 2.
    If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.

    In this Killer Path Exposure Valenteena will present her study for the SMOOTHNESS, covering many soft and sinuous movements and different kind of undulations through arms, body and space. Her routines mix several arms combinations with hips shapes and movements into the space, in order to develop harmony, softness and FLUIDITY even at high speed. You will practice to mix the SHARP with the smooth at the same time, bringing home new exercises and routines for your training practice. (This part is a hard drilling section, please bring water!)
    To maximize the experience, during the last part, Valenteena will incorporate these combinations into a mini-choreography on which will be asked you to add some personal stylization.
    £70
    ×

  • Open Level
    This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla.Uk 2020, please follow the correct link.

    In this workshop we will practice different kind of turns and spins. We will start in place and then the spins will be incorporated in short combinations across the dance room dancing in different directions, using level changes, foot paths, arm patterns and various embellishments options to layer on. Let's get this cherry on top of our dance! Br>
    £35
    ×

  • Open Level
    This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla.Uk 2020, please follow the correct link.

    This experience will push you to the next level as performer and choreographer. You will be asked to prepare and bring a brief choreography to present. You will work on expression, meaning, use of space, dynamics and small details. This is an intimate experience with a lot of one on one training.
    £35
    ×

  • Open level

    This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla.Uk 2020, please follow the correct link.

    Shimmy is always fun to practice and to watch when it appears to be natural and almost effortless. Let's work on several types of shimmy from the foundation of the technique to some creative and more advanced way to practice them, adding more complex foot patterns, chest, shoulders and arms work on it.
    £35
    ×
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Schedule

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Wednesday, 15 July 2020

10:00am – 5:00pm Valenteena - KDP Immersion Vol. 1: The Seeker - Day 1

Open level

In 2015 Valenteena developed a program now called .:: KILLER Dancer’s PATH™ ::. structured in 4 Killer Immersions of different levels.

It’s a tribal fusion training methodology offered to dancers of every level who look for technical and creative tools to grow and to teachers who are looking for an alternative and clear teaching method.

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.1” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.
VOl. I The Seeker – 12 hours

Valenteena will break down precise instructions of Tribal Fusion Bellydance technique, personal training routines, choreography composition for soloists, and group improvisation tools and musicality, personal style development, teaching skills and teacher training

Vol.1 is an overview of all the listed topics with an accent on Fundamental Technique and Vocabulary.

No homework and final test required.

Skytribe Studio

Thursday, 16 July 2020

10:00am – 5:00pm Valenteena - KDP Immersion Vol. 1: The Seeker - Day 2

Open level

In 2015 Valenteena developed a program now called .:: KILLER Dancer’s PATH™ ::. structured in 4 Killer Immersions of different levels.

It’s a tribal fusion training methodology offered to dancers of every level who look for technical and creative tools to grow and to teachers who are looking for an alternative and clear teaching method.

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.1” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni. If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.
VOl. I The Seeker – 12 hours

Valenteena will break down precise instructions of Tribal Fusion Bellydance technique, personal training routines, choreography composition for soloists, and group improvisation tools and musicality, personal style development, teaching skills and teacher training

Vol.1 is an overview of all the listed topics with an accent on Fundamental Technique and Vocabulary.

No homework and final test required.

Skytribe Studio

Friday, 17 July 2020

11:00am – 5:00pm Valenteena Masterclass - Studies for Sharpness, Fluidity and Smoothness

Intermediate level and beyond

“The Killer S.F.S.:Studies for Sharpness, Fluidity and Smoothness” from the Killer Path Training Method
July 17th | 6hrs intensive

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni.
Lectures and handouts about the entire program will be given just to those who attend the Killer Immersion Vol.1 & 2.
If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.

In this Killer Path Exposure Valenteena will present her study for the SMOOTHNESS, covering many soft and sinuous movements and different kind of undulations through arms, body and space. Her routines mix several arms combinations with hips shapes and movements into the space, in order to develop harmony, softness and FLUIDITY even at high speed. You will practice to mix the SHARP with the smooth at the same time, bringing home new exercises and routines for your training practice. (This part is a hard drilling section, please bring water!)
To maximize the experience, during the last part, Valenteena will incorporate these combinations into a mini-choreography on which will be asked you to add some personal stylization.

Skytribe Studio
1:00pm – 4:00pm Ida & Max Masterclass with Showback - Gespenstertheater II

Open Level

Heimsuchung: At last year’s Gespenstertheater workshop, we really got spirited away with eerie light play and dancing shadows. The output was screaming for a deepening sequel and here it is!

Together, we will create a otherwordly piece of art involving magical illumination, fascinating floating steps as well as wicked facial expressions and body language.

The piece, choreographed to “Vedergällningen” by Garmarna (= the cool track from last time) will be staged in the Gothla showcase.

Do not worry if you have not been part of the original workshop, you will learn all you need in this masterclass. Come to the stage of ghosts, we all float down here, yes we do…

Peepul Enterprise
1:00pm – 4:00pm Morgana Masterclass with Showback - Blood, wine, and another round for everybody!

Open level

Fun and dynamic group and individual dance workshop where we will work two styles that will cheer you up!

1. A simple choreography with skirts
2. Short and fun dances with marked steps, claps, layering movements & footwork.

Think raucous Irish pirates! What a perfect workshop to close the day and continue with a few rounds in the tavern!

The piece will be staged in the Gothla showcase.

Peepul Enterprise
7:30pm – 12:00am The Show

This is the teachers’ and special guest theatre show!

We have had some spectacular acts from all over the world over the years and we are dedicated to showcasing the best of dark fusion and pushing boundaries.

Set in Leicester’s oldest theatre, it provides a stunning backdrop to any event. The Y Theatre has a beautifully carved balcony with fixed seating which sits over the stalls area which boasts original parquet flooring lending itself perfectly as a dance floor. The flexible nature of the stalls area provides a range of options which can also transform the space with cabaret tables, rowed seating or a clear floor for standing events and exhibitions.

The theatre also has an adjoining licenced bar, which will be open until 1am! Come and mingle with old friends and make new ones! GothlaUK prides itself on being an accepting, supportive and inclusive community.

Doors - 7:30pm Showtime - 8:00pm Afterparty - 11:00pm-1am

The Y Theatre

Saturday, 18 July 2020

9:30am – 11:30am Dud - Dark Viking

Intermediate level and beyond - knowledge of basic skirt fusion / tribal fusion dance is necessary!

This is Dud’s special mix of modern days tribal fusion together with ancient Ghawazee dance, Balkan fusion – with a huge medieval Viking kick!

Technique includes hip, belly and foot work from Ghawazee, Turkish Roman Havasi and Afro Fusion, Balkan style skirt work and Tribal Fusion moves with a heavy Nordic “Viking” interpretation.

It has tempo, drama, energy, freedom and it is FUN!

Peepul Enterprise
9:30am – 11:30am Rachael Redfern - Dark Fusion Bellydance Choreography with Showback

Open Level

Learn a dark fusion choreography in Rachael’s signature dramatic style – with the chance to perform it at the open stage!

This choreography will combine dark drama and strong fusion bellydance technique for a captivating mix that makes up Rachael's signature style.

Expect to explore sharp isolations, ooey gooey layering, dramatic lines and poses, unusual arm pathways, and strong use of gaze and intention in this powerful piece.

This is a routine to bring out your inner femme fatale.

Peepul Enterprise
9:30am – 11:30am Valenteena - KDP Vol. 2, Day 2 - Shimmy Addicted


“Shimmy Addicted” from the Killer Path Training Method
2hr workshop

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni.

If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla.Uk 2020, go to the correct link.

Shimmy is always fun to practice and to watch when it appears to be natural and almost effortless. Let's work on several types of shimmy from the foundation of the technique to some creative and more advanced way to practice them, adding more complex foot patterns, chest, shoulders and arms work on it.

Skytribe Studio
1:00pm – 3:00pm Doe Demure - Hocus Pocus

Open Level

Magical beings unite to cast an enchanting spell, before revealing their true collective power and beauty. Learn a fantasy choreography as a group, in Doe's contemporary fusion belly dance style. The piece begins soft and enticing, building to a dramatic epic finale. When witches come together there's bound to be some Hocus Pocus.......

Skytribe Studio
1:00pm – 3:00pm Fulya - The Mindful Drum

Open Level - please bring a drum (Arabic tabla) or contact Fulya in advance if you need to borrow one. Lynne@kookiekaftan.co.uk

Beats have been used to alter the mind state since the dawning of time. This workshop looks at how to excite or relax both yourself and your audience. We will work with posture and breath to help you create a better sound and help you to learn to trust your unconscious mind and turn off your logical reasoning brain.

Peepul Enterprise
1:00pm – 3:00pm Ida - Rrrrrrroaring Twenties

Open Level

It's the Twenties... again!

Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome to the era of smoky cabarets and legendary showgirls!

Ida introduces you to vivacious Charleston steps, spectacular kicklines and divine poses. Put on the most glittery rag you can find and, if you want, high heels and release your inner vamp. Those combos will be classy, sassy and glamorous!

Rrrrroarrrrr!

Peepul Enterprise
3:30pm – 5:00pm HRH Lucretia - Gothlander with Showback

Open Level

After last year’s Open Stage raucous reaction, we simply had to have her back...

Strut your stuff and learn some magnificent moves for the Saturday night open stage showback

..all to a backing of Rammstein Das Model...of course!

Peepul Enterprise
3:30pm – 5:30pm Morgana - Ladies of the Woods

Intermediate level

Lyric and contemporary choreography combined with tribal fusion and dark fusion elements inspired by the Moiras, goddesses of destiny who use their earthly body and their magic to attract and seduce humans for their own purposes, for example: EAT THEM!

Peepul Enterprise
3:30pm – 5:30pm Valenteena - KDP Vol. 2, Day 2 - Meant to be Onstage

Intermediate level and beyond

“Meant to be Onstage” from the Killer Path Training Method
2hr workshop

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni.
If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla UK 2020, go to the correct link.

This experience will push you to the next level as performer and choreographer. You will be asked to prepare and bring a brief choreography to present. You will work on expression, meaning, use of space, dynamics and small details. This is an intimate experience with a lot of one on one training.

Skytribe Studio
7:30pm – 10:30am Open Stage

This Saturday Night show in the Redeemer/Leicester Square nightclub present the attendees with a safe opportunity in front of a supportive audience to showcase their talent and what they have been working (recently/since the last year).

The redeemer has been our Saturday night haunt for many years now; so let your hair down after the showcase, boogie and join the dark side - we have absinthe...

Doors - 7:30 pm
Showtime - 8:00pm

Sunday, 19 July 2020

9:15am – 10:30am Elisa Saha - Goddess Flow (Anusara Yoga Elements™)


Open Level

Join me for a Goddess Isis inspired earthy Yoga movement and meditation class. To open the morning we will wake up the energies with soft and dynamic movement to prepare to walk into the day with ease.

With Summer Solstice being just a month ago we will dive into the energies of the high time of Summer.

Blooming nature and the warming atmosphere will guide us.

The class will be infused with oils, use of sound and a crystal gift for all workshop attendees.

Peepul Enterprise
10:30am – 12:30pm Darkstar - Metal Belly Dance

Intermediate level and beyond

Taking Rock Star Belly Dance to the next level and beyond! Metal belly dance with me in this intermediate and above workshop designed for those dancers looking for a challenge with a fast paced and exciting choreography full of cool combos, flashy foot work and serious shimmies.

You can be guaranteed a challenge with plenty of tricks, a fresh look at technique and inspirational ideas to take home, if that wasn’t enough, when dancing to heavy metal you will gain greater fitness and body awareness. Allow me to challenge your technical ability and offer you a new perspective on musical interpretation.

Expect to sweat, expect a killer routine and expect anything from the rock gods of industrial and heavy metal from Motörhead to Ministry, Metallica to Myrath. Now lets refresh your technique with a rock star persona, take a chance.. and metal belly dance!

Peepul Enterprise
10:30am – 12:30pm Morgana - Children of Lilith

Intermediate level

The children of Lilith, demons from the tribe Lilim, horned, sexy and dressed in black and red, have come to the Earth from hell to just cause trouble, have a little fun, and so they sing and dance in their choreography.

Peepul Enterprise
10:30am – 12:30pm Pearl Boheme - Deliciously Dark Alluring Combination

Open Level

This short combo fuses classic belly dance hips and chest with dark fusion arms. After drilling the combination you will learn techniques that add different qualities and intentions to dance movement. We will then explore these techniques with the combination. Thus learning to dance deliciously dark and hypnotizing anyone in your presence.

Skytribe Studio
2:00pm – 4:00pm Ida & Max - Fight Club

Open Level

First rule of Fight Club: You do not talk about Fight Club.

...except when it’s used for theatrical dance choreographies!

Then you talk about it. And you learn moves and acting techniques to stage your own violent dancing routines. All in good fun and without real violence of course, since your trainers Ida & Max have managed to survive several nasty looking dance skirmishes without a scratch – and they would like to keep it that way for all of us!

So join our hilarious Fight Club and discover some groovy moves from traditional Bavarian Watschentanz to basic Capoeira stances for spicing up your future choreographies to be the all singing, all dancing Scheisse of the world!

Peepul Enterprise
2:00pm – 4:00pm Nuxya Ne - Dark Oriental

Open Level

In this workshop we take a step back to the Middle Eastern origins of Raqs Sharki and belly dance, to bring forth a lyrical flow and deep expression to our dance.

Part choreography, part musical interpretation, Nuxya will cover technique, work with transitions, stylisation, intention and expression, getting you to summon your dark heart to the stage.

Peepul Enterprise
2:00pm – 4:00pm Valenteena - KDP Vol. 2, Day 3 - Cherry on Top

Intermediate level and beyond

“The Cherry on Top - Travels and Spins” from the Killer Path Training Method
2hr workshop

This class is an extract from the “Killer Immersion Vol.2” of the Killer Path Training Method by Valenteena Ianni.
If you want to attend The Killer Immersion vol.1, vol.2 or vol.1+2, both offered at Gothla.Uk 2020, go to the correct link.

In this workshop we will practice different kind of turns and spins. We will start in place and then the spins will be incorporated in short combinations across the dance room dancing in different directions, using level changes, foot paths, arm patterns and various embellishments options to layer on.

Let's get this cherry on top of our dance!

Skytribe Studio
4:30pm – 6:30pm Valenteena - KDP Immersion Vol. 2, Day 3, OPTIONAL Testing


!! This is OPTIONAL !!

Valenteena's Killer Dancer’s Path - Volume 2 - Optional Testing

Skytribe Studio