Capturing the wordly, global and futuristic vibe of NweYork City and insprired ba the dashing diversity if New York's theatre and dance, Tibal Fusion NYC offers instruction in the popular genre of Tribal Fusion Bellydance sparkling with the vibrating urgeny of the great metroplois. Created by NYC-based star soloist and instructor Darshan, the program blends the timeless aesthetics of bellydance with the urban egde of today's music and the many flavours of world dance.
A vital feature of the program is an open-level dance workout designed to condition the body while reviewing the basics of bellydance technique and freestyle dance movement. Darshan emphazises optimale carriage and alignment, and aims at conditioning the muscle groups that produce easy, effortlessness and percision in bellydance movement.
The workout section includes Darshan's signature: torso articulation drills and rhe upper body flexibilty and articulation that makes Tribal Fusion Style so distinct.
In the instructional section of the DVD, Darshan introduces an emphasis on styling and expression, as she teaches pacing, restraint and projecting the mystique of the dance. Darshan teaches 4 combinations step-by-step and then demonstrates them in one dance sequence - easy to follow for practice. the combinations let you explore different substyles of Tribal Fusion Bellydance.
- Combination 1: Contemporary Tribal Fusion
- Combination 2: Tribalesque
- Combination 3: World Tribal Fusion (adding a salsa/samba flair to Tribal Fusion)
- Combination 4: offers a pattern for a contemporary-flair-wide-stance switch transition that can be used between combinations.
- Performance by Darshan
DVD Playtime: 85 min