photography by Aya Okawa
February 23: SANCTUARY Installation | Form Mason Chapel, San Francisco Nava Dance Collective presents excerpts from "Falak" and a new solo work by Miriam Peretz called "Moments in Time" with cellist Moses Sedler, and percussionist Amir Etemadzadeh. This will be presented in an ongoing installation at the Fort Mason Chapel, called "Sanctuary." Details HERE
March 10: Nowruz Celebration with Mamak Khadem | Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Oakland Details HERE!
March 11: MADRE- Annual International Women's Day benefit concert | Ashkenaz, Berkeley
This annual benefit is to raise funds for Madre.org, and specifically their programs supporting women and children refugees in Syria and Iraq. Performances by Nava Dance Collective, spoken word artist Naima Shalhoub, and many more. Details coming soon!
May 5-6: Nava Dance Immersion | Barcelona, Spain
June 2: MADRE- The Ladino Project | Brava Theater, San Francisco
Details coming soon!! For information on the project go to www.theladinoproject.com
June 17-22: Warrior Woman Summer Solstice Music & Dance Camp | Sonoma, California
This edition will feature beloved vocalist, Sonja Drakulich of Stellamara and the incredible frame drummer Marla Leigh Details HERE
June 27-July 4: Sacred Dance of the Heart Immersion | Yalova, Turkey
This year we will be joined by many incredible guest artists including Alper Akctay and the incredibly talented musicians: Efren Lopez, Amir Shahsar, Meira Segal, and more surprises!!!
July 7-8: Nava Dance & Central Asian Dance workshops | Biarritz, South of France
July 16-22: Dances for the Divine Mother | Evia, Greece
Special guest artists include vocalist Marie Trezanini and Yoga teacher, Shirin Anjuna Ourmutchi.
July 23-August 17: Nava Dance workshops & retreats | Israel
August 18-22: Nava Dance Immersion- Module 1: The Infinite Spiral | Ostuni, Southern Italy