New for 2019 are Figoura masterclasses aimed at students that want to focus on specific regions or dances. We have a huge choice of masterclasses available, but we will only run the masterclass with the most votes in the poll so be sure to vote in the poll below. These one-off workshops will be held throughout the year and will be limited to approx 25 students (minimum 10 students).
This is a special class for those that only want to learn this very popular solo dance. Just like the Hasapiko, this is closely linked to the Laika and Rembetiko masterclass, but this focuses only on Zeibekiko taking you further in your journey and spending longer allowing you to master this complex dance.
Have you ever wanted to learn Pontian dances. Join this masterclass for a fun learning experience focussing on some of the most popular Pontian dances. This masterclass will have you ready for your next Pontian event!
This is a special class for those that only want to learn this very popular dance. Closely linked to the Laika and Rembetiko masterclass, but this focuses only on Hasapiko taking you further in your journey and spending longer allowing you to master the dance.
LAIKA & REMBETIKA MASTERCLASS
An era of music that appeals to many, the 'Greek blues' or Rembetika, and has associated dances like Hasapiko, Aptaliko, Zeibekiko and Hassaposerviko. This class is aimed at teaching you some of the basics building blocks that will give you the courage to step out onto the dance floor and join in either as a solo dancer or in a group.
These are a popular choice, with so many people now visiting Crete and wanting to take part in the dancing. This is a fun and lively class aimed at teaching you the 5 most popular Cretan dances. This class is often fast paced, so bring a change of clothes with you and don't forget a bottle of water!
IThe dances of the Islands are forever popular with their beautiful and uplifting sounds. In this Masterclass we will cover some of the more popular dances from the Islands, like Ikariotiko, Syrtos, Ballos and many more.
If you love the drone of the Gaida, then this is the class for you. It's fast paced, challenging, but so much fun as you learn some of the most popular dances from both West Thrace and Anatoliki Romilia. Zonaradiko, Baidouska and many more.
If the slower paced yet complex moves of Epirus are for you, and you love the sound of the Clarinet, then look no further. In this Masterclass you will learn some of the most popular dances from Epirus.
Macedonia is huge! We are spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding which dances to pick for you to learn, but we have focused this on what we feel are some of the most popular dances from Macedonia which we think you ought to know. Join us for this masterclass and listen to the huge variety of music and sounds across this region.
An area of dance that is considered one of the most difficult to master due to its focus on improvisation. This class focuses on mens and women folk dances from Cyprus and teaches you an appreciation of the culture.
WEDDING PREP MASTERCLASS
Are you getting married and want to learn some of the popular dances? Hassaposerviko, Ikariotiko, Syrtos, Ballos and Kalamatianos? Then this may be the ideal class for you.