30.07.2018, Monday

12.30-12.45: Individual warm-up with music

12.45- 13.15: Dancing/physical practice

13.15-13.30: Talking about how to proceed

13.30-13.45: Listening to music and moving with Hiba

13.45-15.00: Break

15.00-16.00: Try out/improvisation with different costumes, accessories and music

16.30-17.30: Third improvisation with Nora/Nora commenting

31.07.2018, Tuesday

10.00-10.15: Individual warm-up with music

10.15-11.00: Dancing/physical practice in relation with yesterday’s improvisation

12.45-13.45: Feedback for performances/improvisations

13.34-14.45: Break

14.45-16.00: Talking about the presentation (with Nora)

17.00-20.00: Analysing the process, scheduling the future work

01.08.2018, Wednesday

Off day

17.00: Meeting with Nora by the Rhein river (Restaurant Rheinpavillon)


02.08.2018, Thursday

16.30-19.30: Music session by the Rhein river

-Listening to three different tracks by, Islam Chipsy – Eek El Bawaba, Hamid El Shari – Bethebeny, Selim Sesler – Biber Yedim

-Based on those tracks,  jam sessions using our bodies, voices, objects in the space

03.08.2018, Friday:

(back to Bad Godesberg-Fringe Ensemble)

15.30-19.30: Video watching (Egyptian oriental dancers, most of the names from Nora’a lecture: (chronologically: Shafiqa Al-Qebtiya, Badia Masabni, Nabaweya Mustafa, Tahia Carioca, Samia Gamal, Naima Akef, Nagwa Fouad, Souad Hosni, Farida Fahmi, Soheir Zaki, Fifi Abdou, Dina Talaat, Safinar, Alla Kushnir)

19:00-19.30: Video analysis (objective: collecting positive images of oriental dance (to take as a role model for movement research)

19.30-20.10: Feedback session and planning of the next (and last) week