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KARMA EXPERIMENT for The FIFTH DIMENSION - The Progenies of the Great Apocalypse
  • KARMA EXPERIMENT for The FIFTH DIMENSION - The Progenies of the Great Apocalypse

    Karma Experiment is a Fusion Bellydance international troupe of dancers directed by Valenteena Ianni.
    In May 2018 was presented the first show entirely choreographed for Karma Experiment:
    THE FIFTH DIMENSION We are only as blind as we want to be .
    This first edition involved more than 40 dancers plus the guests.
    In the second edition 50 Dancers were involved, from Italy, Spain, Germany and France.   
    We are now working on The Fifth Dimension third edition! Want to join this huge project?


    • Live in Rome, Italy + Live Streamed + Recorded 

    - DECEMBER 3, 2022

    - JANUARY 14, 2023

    - FEBRUARY 11, 2023

    - MARCH 11, 2023

    - APRIL 15, 2023

    - MAY 13, 2023

    • All Saturdays, always from 15.00 to 18.00 CET
    • San Lò Dance Studio (via Tiburtina Antica 5b, metro TERMINI)
    • No Mandatory presence in class. If you are a dancer from Italy, please consider to participate live in class.



    You will have the access to a Video Library containing 4+ Technique Workshops and 4+ Choreographies until October 2023. The 6 Choreographies taught during the year will be added to the same video Library. 
    Clean your technique and be prepared for Valenteena's Choreographies!
    Drilling, layering, Traveling, Arm Flow and much more!



     During the 4 DAYS of KARMA RETREAT the magic happens and the Show takes shape.

    JULY 6-9, 2023

    • from 10.00 to 20.00 CET
    • Daily Timetable and choreos assignments will be shared in May.
    • San Lò Dance Studio (via Tiburtina Antica 5b, metro TERMINI)
    • Mandatory presence in class, in Rome!



    SEPTEMBER 29-30 and OCTOBER 1, 2023

    2 days for the final rehearsals and the Troupe will be ready to finally bring this new chapter on stage.
    Last Shows were sold out!

    • Please note that these Troupe training sessions are at least 8+ hours long per day, be ready!
    • Location in Rome TBA.


    KARMA RETREAT + FINAL REHEARSALS: 65 € (no fee, just studio rent costs per person)

    This includes: KARMA RETREAT + FINAL REHEARSALS = 56+ HOURS total (7 days, 8+ hrs a day).
    This payment is due before March 31st, 2023.

    After the registration payment you will be added in a Facebook group where Valenteena will write all the announcements. A channel on Telegram is already set, you'll receive the invitation link. 

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS for The Fifth Dimension Show and Karma Experiment workshops Attendance.

    • The Show attendance is limited to 50 DANCERS, THEN THE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE. - Intermediate/advanced fusion bellydance technique level is required to join the Troupe for the Show.
    • Cost can be split in 3 installments (press "Pay with 3 installments" with Paypal at check out)
    • Cost for Karma Exeriment Past Attendees is 170€, write for a different registration link.
    • The physical attendance at the workshops is not mandatory in order to participate as a performer at the show.
    • Online workshops links will be shared with the dancers who pay the required amount for the tuition. Karma Experiment and The Fifth Dimension Show participation is reserved just to those who will attend the workshops (online or in the dance studio).
    •  Dancers who pay for the tuition can attend both the workshops in the Dance Studio in Rome and the online ones. If you can't attend the workshops in Rome, don't worry, you can join the live streamed ones or the recordings. Anyway for those who live in Rome or who are able to travel, workshops physical attendance is highly recommended although is not mandatory.
    •  Choreographies assignments to the chosen dancers will be conveyed in MAY
    • As in the past editions, Valenteena could provide some troupe props, accessories to be worn and scenic designs instruments for the show.
    • Troupe Members will be asked to provide their own costumes with specific informations for every part. For some choreographies Valenteena will provide costumes for the whole group. Price of costumes or fabric varies from 15 to 50 euros per costume set.
    • A Facebook Group will be created for all the announcements and the rehearsal videos with Participants + a Telegram Channel for easier and faster/urgent communications.
    • Each dancer can be involved in 3-4 CHOREOGRAPHIES MAXIMUM among the ones thaught during the year.
    • Chosen dancers could be asked to learn some PAST EDITION CHOREOGRAPHIES and will have the opportunity for future involvement in Karma Experiment Shows and Performances.
    • Participants must learn all choreography material provided to them via video and send Valenteena videos for feedback by June 15th (so PRIOR to the Karma Retreat).
    • Karma Retreat Rehearsal videos of the choreographies will be provided to everyone before the September final rehearsals will start.
    • 4 DAYS KARMA RETREAT  +  pre-show REHEARSAL DAYS  physical attendance in Rome is MANDATORY for all Karma Experiment members. It will consist of intensive training of at least 8+ hours per day.
    • The Karma Retreat + 3 pre-show rehearsal days have a cost of 65€ for each dancers (studio rent costs per person), plus the performers are responsible for their own travel and accommodations unless otherwise specified. Performers must be available to attend all their choreographies rehearsals and performances.
    •  Because this is not (yet!) a professional show in every part, there will be NO MONETARY COMPENSATION for Karma Experiment members performance.
    •  Karma Experiment choreographies are not allowed to be performed or posted online outside of The Fifth Dimension show, UNLESS APPROVED IN ADVANCE BY VALENTEENA.
    • We'll be very excited to have you as part of this show, dance and friendship experience.
      We want to keep this a positive environment, so please understand that any negative talk or defeatist behavior WILL NOT BE TOLERATED and will result in elimination from the show. 



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