By Nadira Jamal
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Taktaba: a video podcast on dance composition for belly dancers. Nuryev defined four elements of choreography: space, shape, time, and energy. Whether you create your choreography in advance or improvise it, these elements define your dance. Join me as I use themes to explore these elements.
|1||VideoTaktaba Turns Five!||Five years ago today, I released the first episode of Taktaba. I wasn't able to get a new episode out in time for the anniversary, but I did want to give you a little something today. This video is a short excerpt from the Improvisation Mastery Mentoring||17 10 11||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoEpisode 3: Timing Patterns||Download Epsiode 3 Well, I said I wanted to get Episode 3 out before the end of the year, and I just made it! Episode 3 is now available to view online or download: Our Media (full version, downloadable) Google Video (full version, downloadable at a lower||9 4 09||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoEpisode 2: Long-Term Repetition (Finally!)||Download Episode 2 First, I'd like to thank you all for your patience and support. Episode 2 was a long time (and a lot of work) in coming, and I hope you'll think it was worth the wait. This episode deals with long-term repetition. That's repetition over||9 4 09||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoEpisode 1: Repetition and Alternation||Download Episode 1 Thanks for your patience, everyone. Welcome to Series 1, in which we'll explore themes that leverage the element of time. This series will be followed by the elements of space, shape, and energy (not necessarily in that order). Episode||9 4 09||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoWe Interrupt This Podcast: Pre-Order the Improvisation Toolkit DVD and Save||Volume 1 of my DVD series, The Improvisation Toolkit, is now available to pre-order. Special Early Bird Pricing for Pre-Orders I'm offering a special early bird price of $19.95 for pre-orders. That's $10 off the list price of $29.95. Add $2 for shipping t||15 10 08||Free||View In iTunes|