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Upcoming Events

turkish eye

masters in minneapolis redux

Saturday April 6, 2024 
Hopkins Center for the Arts Dance Studio, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN
4:00-7:00 pm.
Mini-workshops in Turkish Dance taught by Laman Hendricks and Serkan Tutar followed by an informal hafla.  This cultural exchange event is free of charge, however we are accepting donations to cover the studio rental fee.  Limited to 25 participants, contact us by April 2, 2024 to register.

spring spectacular 2024 workshops & gala show

You must be a Guild member to register for the workshops; the Sunday gala show at Elision Playhouse in Crystal, MN is open to the public.

Workshops Saturday April 20, 2024 
The four Saturday workshops are at Arena Fitness Health Club: 2327 Wycliff Street, Suite 320, St. Paul; third floor studio.

  1. Our Artistic Director Amina West 10:30 – 11:45 am, Rockin’ Romani 9/8 Time Signatures
  2. Renee Szudy 12:00 – 1:15 pm, Big Veil Energy
  3.  Miss Thea  2:15 – 3:30 pm, Improv Made Easy
  4. Emalee  3:45 – 5:00 pm, Arm Patterns

Workshops Sunday April 21, 2024

The two Sunday workshops are Elision Playhouse Theater, Crystal, MN

  1. Cassandra Shore   10:30 – 11:45 am, Fabulous Finger Cymbals
  2. Louise Indritz   12:00 – 1:15 pm, Hand Sewing

To register for workshops and purchase show tickets, visit https://theguildofmiddleeasterndance.org/shop/  Tuition for each workshop is $35. 

Fantasy of the Lakes Festival

May 18-19, 2024 
Join us at picturesque Beach Park in Lindstrom, MN located at 12505 Newell Avenue for this family-friendly Renaissance/Fantasy Festival.  

Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm

Tickets:  Ages 12 and up $10, Ages 6 to 11 $5, Under age 5 free.