Orientalicious Festival 6th Edition
"Middle Eastern Lifesyle & Dance"
Aisa Lafour Bellydance Company, Arabnights and Marmoucha unite in a 2-day Festival to celebrate the beauty and the joy of the Middle Eastern culture and far beyond!
On Saturday June 13th we start at 1:30 pm with the following:
- A Gala Show with a variety of Middle Eastern and non-Middle Eastern international and professional dancers: Bellydancers(Aisa Lafour, Kaouther Ben Amor and Nika Mlakar & much more) , Lebanese/Syrian Folklore Dancers, but also Sala and Breakdance acts.
- Bazar (market) with many interesting Middle eastern products from clothes to Arabic perfumes, Argan oil, Palestinian olive oil etc.
- Open stage and a competition for the Oriental dancers.
- After party "Layali Beirut" featuring the Lebanese DJ Gaby Mrad
On Sunday June 14th there are workshops by our international star guests Kaouther Ben Amor and Nika Mlakar.
This major event will take place at the beautiful Paradiso Noord (Tolhuistuin), 5 minutes from Central station.
Saturday June 13
13:00 to 23:00 = Bazar (Market with all kinds of Middle Eastern products)
13:30 to 14:30 = Warm up & Shimmy workshop for all
15:00 to 16:00 = Open Stage
16:30 to 17:30 = Competition
18:00 to 19:30 = Dinner in the restaurant (special price for guests of the
20:00 to 22:00 = Fashion Show & Gala show (including a 30 minute break)
22:30 to 02:00 = Layali Beirut Party.
Sunday 14 June
11:30 to 13:30 = Nika Mlakar
13:30 to 15: 30 hours = Kaouther
15:30 to 16:30 = Aisa Lafour & Yassir Jamal
Gala show artists, teachers and judges:
- Kaouther Ben Amor (Tunisia)
-Nika Mlakar (Slovenia, multiple world champion)
-Ahmad Alkhatib (Syria, Darwish dancer )
-Yassir Jamal ( Morocco)
-Aisa Lafour (NL)
-Mena Leila (NL)
- Badra Falak ( Mex )
- Loretta (NL)
- Defne (NL)
& more to be announced soon.