Find out more about the event with Aziza in Belgium!


About Aziza - Event details - Location - Requirements for participants

About Aziza

Aziza is one of the brightest, most in-demand stars of bellydance in the world today, recognized across the globe for her unparalleled ability to express the unique synergy of movement and sound that is the hallmark of this ancient art form. Her innate musicality, effortless creativity and lifelong training allow Aziza to fully inhabit the dance, simultaneously capturing a range of emotion and intensity of expressive movement - subtle yet intense, fluid yet strong, poetic and powerful. Aziza is of the rare and gifted breed of performer whose styling is instantly recognizable, yet always evolving and new.

To study with Aziza is to be moved by her genuine devotion to her beloved art and to each and every dancer that comes to learn with her.



Event Details

Thursday 05.11.2020 - 20:00 - 22:00

Round the World Party Pop Combos
Learn Aziza’s latest combos! We will dance to current pop songs from Lebanon, Greece, Turkey, and Egypt. A fun workshop that is also very useful for gigging dancers!

This workshop is included for weekend participants. You can of course enroll for just the workshop on thursday.

Price: 45€

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Friday 06.11.2020 - Sunday 08.11.2020

"Become the Music" Weekend Intensive
3 days of intensive training with Aziza and Guest instructors, including lunches and Hafla (with performance opportunities) AND the thursday workshop. We will work on musicality, stage presence and of course technique!

Suited for dancers of intermediate level and up.
Max. 25 participants for the weekend.

Early bird until 01.05: 425€
After 01.05: 475€

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Saturday 06.11.2020 - 20:00 - 23:00

Come watch Aziza and other dancers perform!
Enjoy a casual night out and socialise with other dancers. You will get to see some of our intensive participants and invited guest dancers perform and of course, our star: AZIZAAAA!


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Our weekend will take place at Sportoase Lanaken, which is in Belgium and close to the Dutch border.
The whole weekend (workshop, weekend intensive and hafla) will take place in the same building. There is free parking, a beautiful dancing space with mirrors, dressing rooms, lockers and a cafetaria where we will have our lunch!

The Address:
Sportoase Lanaken
Montaigneweg 1
3620 Lanaken

How to get there:
By car:
When travelling from Lanaken centre, take the "stationstraat" in the south-west direction. Follow this road into the Tongersesteenweg, you will find Sportoase immediately on the right side (accross from Sappi)

By public transport:
From Hasselt: take the bus 20a at Hasselt train station.
From Maastricht: take the bus 61.
The closest bus stop is "Lanaken College".

By plane:
For those of you travelling from abroad and coming by plane: Maastricht Airport (NL) would actually be the closest to our venue, Brussels airport is about 1u10 minutes away by car.

Where to stay:

We are currently negotiating with Eurotel Lanaken - 3,1 km from our venue to make a group reservation for participants. This hotel has 2-person, 4-person and 6-person rooms, which means you could save on your stay when booking here. Please let us know upon enrolling if you would be interested in joining the group reservation.

For those of you travelling by public transport, we can also help getting to and from the hotel (Eurotel) or workshop location! We are more than happy to help arrange a taxi or carpool service, but please notify us well in advance.

Other Hotels Nearby:

1. B&B Huisvanaandacht - 3,5 km from our venue

2. Kasteel Pietersheim - 4,1 km from our venue

3. Hotel Admiraal - 4,7 km from our venue

4. B&B Jossefin Tuinen - 5,2 km from our venue

5. B&B Sint Michielshof - 6 km from our venue

6. Holiday homes in Rekem - 7 km from our venue

7. Hotel Boomgaard - 7,4 km from our venue


Requirements for participants

The workshop on thursday evening is open to dancers of any level that have a solid base in Bellydance Technique. The weekend intensive however, is geared towards intermediate and advanced upto professional level dancers. To get the most of out this experience, dancers should:

If you have any concerns if this event is for you, please do not hesitate to contact us!