Embodied Egyptian Dance®

Maria Martinez Peñalba and Marie Al Fajr

Bologna - Italy 

Zambra Studio Via Lugo 10

Date and Time

Summer Event / 8 - 13 JULY 2019 


Cost: 595€ with a non-refundable deposit of 300€ before 8th of April.

645€ if Registered after 8thApril


Egyptian Dance and Somatics (BMC®) with Live Music

Awakening Body and Mind Through an Integrated Learning Experience 

Maria Martinez  -  Marie Al Fajr -  Amir Ezzat  -  Mourad Adli

Experience the timeless universal language of a "body wisdom" in Egyptian dance with its skills, principles and poetic expression.

Enhance your dance and body awareness with the somatic tools of BMC®.

BMC belongs to the field of Somatic Education and is an integrated and embodied approach to movement, the body and the consciousness. www.bodymindcentering.com

These 6 days are a unique opportunity for you:

- to awaken your body, senses and consciousness, 

- to refine and improve the quality of your own dancing, 

- to facilitate movement and increase your possibilities, 

- to feel the plenitude of your being through dance, through the pulse of rhythm, and the breath of live music. 

- to go back home with more ease, fluidity, vitality and confidence.


This summer event of embodied Egyptian Dance is open to anyone who wants to cultivate presence, awareness and well being through movement, anyone who wishes to discover or increase their knowledge into this beautiful and organic ancestral dance tradition with its current relevance.

Amateurs, dance lovers, beginners or accomplished dancers: You are all welcome, 


Intructor's Bio

Both teachers Maria Martinez (Body-Mind Centering® Practitioner and Teacher) and Marie Al Fajr (Somatic Educator through Movement – BMC®) have more than 25 years experience in the field of Egyptian dance and movement heritage and are happy to share their expertise for your own development.

Both Musicians from the young talented generation in Egypt, Murad Adli (ney and kawala) and Amir Ezzat (riqq and daff) will improvise for us in a togetherness, supporting dance expression all along the event.

Contact and Payment

You are welcome to contact us for more information:

Marie Al Fajr  compagnie.alfajr@gmail.com Tel: 00 33 623508385

Maria Martinez   martinezpenalba@gmail.com Tel: 00 39 3477902524

Cost:595€ with a non-refundable deposit of 300€ before 8th of April.

645€ if Registered after 8thApril

To register ask for the form and send it back signed, together with your deposit to


compagnie.alfajr [at] gmail [dot] com
martinezpenalba [at] gmail [dot] com
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