Belly Dance Retreats with Katie

Belly Dance Retreat Marrakesh, Morocco
3rd - 7th October 2019
5 Days, 4 Nights

Katie Alyce presents her first 5 day, 4 nights belly dance retreat at the beautiful Oasissime Riad in Marrakesh, Morocco.

The retreat will include 12 hours of training in an intimate group of 6 people (to maximise your learning), a private 1:1 class with Katie, learning about Arabic rhythms with a live tabla percussionist, watching live belly dance shows with professional dancers in Marrakesh's top restaurants, exploring the beauty of Marrakesh - it's ancient Medina, colourful souks, night market, relaxing in the hammams and soaking up the sunshine of the Red City. Have time to relax at the riad and the pool, watch sunsets from the roof terrace and take part in our own belly dance show!


Drilling, improving and perfecting core belly dance movements including shimmies, undulations, ummys, shoulder shimmies and flutters etc
Strength and flexibility training
Arm work - creating beautiful fluid arms and how to use them to their best in your dance
Improvisation skill building
How to improvise and look and feel confident doing it (also including hip improvisation, shimmy improvisation and arm improvisation)
Travelling steps, and how to work the stage
Stage presence and performance technique
Learning Arabic Rhythms with a live Tabla percussionist


Thursday 3rd Oct

Arrivals into Marrakesh, collection from the airport
Relax at the Riad, watch the sunset
Evening meal altogether at the Riad

Friday 4th Oct

Sunrise belly dance training
Breakfast together at the Riad
Private 1:1's
Time to relax / explore Jemaa El Fnaa Bazaar
Sunset belly dance training
Dinner and Belly dance show

Saturday 5th Oct

Sunrise belly dance training
Breakfast together at the Riad
Private 1:1's
Explore Marrakesh / Relax at the Riad or in a Hammam
Sunset belly dance training
Dinner at the Night Marktet
Watch a belly dance show

Sunday 6th Oct

Breakfast together at the Riad
Late morning belly dance training
Sunset drinks together at the Riad
Relax and get ready for the evenings performance!
Our Belly Dance show for each other at the Riad!
Final evening meal together at the Riad.

Monday 7th Oct

Final breakfast together at the Riad
Airport transfers
Flights home


12 hours training Intimate group lessons
Private 1:1 tuition
Accomodation at Riad
All breakfasts
2 Evening Meals at the Riad
Belly Dance Show at the Riad
Airport transfers in Marrakesh
Photos and videos throughout
Live Tabla Percussionist


Dinner and belly dance show at Comptoir
Dinner in Jemaa El-Fnaa Night Market
Shopping in the bazaar


Contact Katie to pay directly via BACs (no paypal fee charged) and/or to arrange an instalment plan or pay via the paypal links below:

Single bed in Shared Room £470 + £20 paypal fee

Single Occupency in Double Room £545 + £22.50 paypal fees

Additional person for Double room £225 (non dance participant)