Program

Rakkas Istanbul Festival

"Biggest & The Best Oriental Dance Festival in Turkey"

21 - 24 June 2019

Program 2019

21st JUNE 2019

Welcome to Istanbul. Today is the arrival day. Upon checking in Akgun Hotel, please present yourself to Rakkas Istanbul Info Desk and your welcome gift is waiting for you!

 

20:00 “GRAND OPENING GALA SHOW”

Enjoy a night of shows with International Stars along with a full course dinner. But first don’t forget to make Photoshooting in RAKKAS ISTANBUL RED CARPET !!!

 

22nd JUNE 2019

 

09:00 (9:00am) - 17:30 (5:30pm) - Workshops

18:30 - 20:00 (6:30pm - 8:00pm) Dinner in Hotel Restaurant.

 

20: 15 “BELLY DANCE STAR  COMPETITION “

Get ready to show your skils and talent in front of the professional jury as well as the audience

If you wish to participate in the competition, please do not forget to mark in your registration form.

Competition fee can be paid during the festival to the information desk.

Place is limited so advance registration is recommended. The song for competition can be

!!!!!!! MAXIMUM 3:00 MINUTES !!!!!!!

 

Rakkas Istanbul offer you to try your skill and enjoy yourself front of international professional judge !

Rakkas Istanbul Festival hosting “BELLYDANCE STAR” Oriental Dance Competition

 

*The winnar of Bellydance Star 2019 “RAQS SHARKI” category  will get invitation to

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*The winnar of Bellydance Star 2019 “TURKISH STYLE” category will  get invitation to 

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*The winnar of Bellydance Star 2019 “ SHOW FUSION” category will get invitation to

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*The winnar of Bellydance Star 2019 “FOLKLORE” category will get invitation to–

!!! Don’t Miss your chance !!!

 

More info & details in Competition Page !

 

23rd JUNE 2019

09:00 (9:00am) - 17:30 (5:30pm) - Workshops

18:30 - 20:00 (6:30pm - 8:00pm) Dinner in Hotel Restaurant.

 

20:30 “OPEN STAGE WORLD SHOW “ 

It's time to dance for the other festival guests. Solo, duet, trio, group, raks sharqi, Turkish style, gypsy style, bollwood, tribal, fusion, .....all styles and performances are welcomed. If you wish to participate in the open stage show, please do not forget to mark in your registration form.

Participation is free of charge, but place is limited so advance registration is recommended.

The song for Open Stage Show MAXIMUM 3:00 MINUTES !!!!!!!

 

 

24th JUNE 2019

Today we are saying goodbye to Istanbul and our fellow belly dancer friends. Check out is 12:00

 

 

WORKSHOPS

 

COMING SOON 

 

STAY TUNED

 

Why not extend your stay? Contact us for more of Turkey.

 

Optional Canakkale / Istanbul Tour

Please visite our

“Optional Tour” page !!!

During the festival, you will have the chance to shop around the costume bazaar that will be present in your hotel. They are all waiting for you to choose your dream costume !!!

Festival or Full Package is included 

Room (shaaring 2 up to 3 persoon) with breakfast, two nights dinner, one night gala dinner

All hotel facilities ( like  Sauna, Turkish Bath, Swimming Pool, ,......)

Opening Gala show with dinner

Wacth to Competition and open stage show (dinner in hotel restaurant )

All the workshops.More then 45 hours, from more then 19 Turkish & International Masters

( you can take how much is you can !!!!)

Rules for Competition & Open Stage Show 

1- Your music should be maximum 3:00 minutes !!!  If  it  is longer, DJ will have to fade out the music at the end of 3:00 minutes.

2- Please bring your music in a CD (no iphone / ipod,.. please).

3- Please write down your name on the CD in English. There should be only one song in the CD. Please bring a

spare one just in case. It is your responsibility to make sure your music works. If your CD does not work, you won't be

able to attend the competition. You will be able to take your CD back after the show.

Competition Categories are as follows:

- Raks Sharqi: Egyptian Style music & choreography ( Not drum solo only !!! )

- Turkish Style: Turkish Music, Choreography

- Show/fusion style: Veil, Sword, Poi, Fan veils, Drum solo

- Folklor: Saidi, Baladi, Meleya lef, Turkish Gypsy Dance, Turkish Folklore,…. Any  other Folklore style

Please feel free to contact us if  you have any questions or enquiries. See you very soon in Turkey!

 

Contact

 

For any questions & more information please contact :

 

info@rakkasistanbul.com

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