Unveiling the Secrets of Persian Dance
Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of Persian dance where history, culture, mystery, grace, and soul merge to create a rich tapestry of art. This book offers a very unique look at the journey of Persian dance throughout the many periods of the Persian Empire – a seldom revealed path filled with struggles as well as the persistence and strength necessary to carry on and overcome all obstacles. Unveiling the Secrets of Persian Dance consists of three main parts that provide a plethora of insights, knowledge, and teachings for anyone who has an interest in learning the foundational technique of the dance itself, and/or a general curiosity and desire to learn about a rich, yet widely unknown and misinterpreted land and culture. You will learn about the history behind the birth of Persian dance, the relevant terminology and descriptions of musical elements that go hand-in-hand with the dance itself, and the technique of Persian dance.
Author Nazanin Badiei, a professional choreographer, teacher, and performer of Persian dance with over 20 years of experience, carries extensive knowledge of the many different facets of this often misunderstood art form, and thus she bares her heart and soul in this written work. Not only will you attain an unparalleled view of this art form, but you will also be an invaluable part of Badiei’s passionate mission to garner more understanding, appreciation, and widespread preservation of Persian dance for many, many generations to come.