HULA HOOP WORKSHOP by:
Sky Flow Artist (UK) Tal Fransky (IL)
Gail O’Brien (UK) Tatjana Vuletić (HR)
Loren DL (FR) Paola Berton (ITA)
…and more to be announced…!!!
Yoga – Handstand – Dragon Staff – Aerial Hoop – Hoop Manipulation
Thai Massage – Cristal Therapy
All the workshops are suitable from beginner to advance, experienced teachers will built up the workshops to allow all levels of participants to follow them.
I workshops sono adatti per principianti ed esperti, insegnanti di consolidata esperienza imposteranno tutti i workshops affinché siano eseguibili da partecipanti di tutti i livelli.
Sky Flow Artist (UK)
Sky Flow Artist is a professional hula hoop performer and instructor born in Brighton, UK. Starting ballet at the age of 4, Sky has been performing on stage for most of her life. As a rhythmic gymnast she was in the National Team, won numerous medals at the British Championships and competed for Great Britain abroad. As a hula hoop artist she now combines elements of rhythmic gymnastics and dance with traditional circus hooping, adding her own tricks and creativity as much as possible. Sky is passionate about sharing her hoop skills with others and has taught at some of Europe’s most renowned conventions. She is currently touring Europe with her shows and workshops. Earlier this year Sky was delighted to win the title ‘European Hooper of the Year 2016’.
Tal Fransky (IL)
Gave workshops for big international hoop events in Austria, Italy, France, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Slovenia & Norway. A dancer who specialized in modern and ballet dancing for 8 years. Tal grasps her hoop-dancing as a way for self-expression.
Flowing togheter with a plastic circle and the attempt to find the delicate bond between
Gail O’Brien (UK)
Gail is a dynamic and technical contemporary hoop dancer and a renowned hoop teacher based in the UK. Gail has taught extensively in the last 5 years at events including Hoopcamp, SWHoop, German Hoop Convention, European Juggling Convention, Brighton Flow Fest and UK Hoop Gatherings. She also runs the annual Manchester Hoop Congress, now in its fifth year, which brings together the best of UK and international hoop talent to teach and perform.
Her unique and adaptable performance style with hoop, fire hoop and LED/glow hoop has seen her perform internationally at cabarets, conventions, festivals and corporate events.
Paola Berton (ITA)
Paola Berton is a hula hoop artist and then she has been traveling all over the world to share with the best hoop dancers. The constant contact and interchange with dancers and jugglers is for her source of inspiration to create new ways to use the hula hoop. She teaches workshops for beginners and advances. In her teaching she combines a scientific approach with intuitions, she focus in breaking down everything in order to make every movement more clear and to give all the participants something to work on.
Tatjana Vuletić (HR)
She’s an artist based in Samobor, Croatia. Her passion is learning circus skills and performing. She’s also graphic designer of Cirkultura, teacher in Cirkuliranje (project of circus arts), part of organisation team for Cu’fus (circus street festival in Croatia), THE festival (trans hoop educatioanal festival), CHC (Croatian hoop convention), and Cirkuliranje project.
Loren DL (FR)
Hoop dancer, teacher, fitness instructor & event organiser. Passionate by flow arts, Loren discovers juggling at the age of 18 in Paris. In parallel of her studies she practices poïs, fire dancing and performs with a few companies. In 2008 she discovers hooping without knowing she was stepping into a ring that was going to change her life. She begins to teach hoopDance in 2013 and launch the first hoop fitness classes in Paris one year later with the HoopTonic® program. Passionate and convinced by the benefits of hooping for body and mind, she began a professional retraining to make the teaching of Hula-hoop her full time job as becoming a fitness instructor. Since 2015 she manages the first french hoop school, Hoopera, where she teaches, perform and organises events as Hoop Touch Paris convention, Hoopera Fest and RollaHoop.
Sade Amina Nadour (Uk) – Yoga Teacher
Fabio Art (FR) – Dragon Staff
Fabio was born in France. He began playing with diabolo when he was 15 years old.
In 2002, he moved and settled in Tahiti.
Fabio got his first dragon staff in 2013 and became highly addicted with this prop.
In 2014, he became part of « Te Tama Ahi » (Tahitian fire dancers company) with whom he performed regularly in hotels, festivals and cultural events in Polynesia.
In 2016 he left the pacific islands and moved back in Europe.
Since he has been featured as a dragon staff instructor at juggling conventions, flow festivals and retreats where his workshops were highly appreciated.
Fabio is one the world dragon staff tech researchers and he is working on finding original dragon staff moves and sequences.
In 2018, he created the brand « Flowbonacci » to propose innovative dragon staff designs.
Kamil “Dzielny” Dzilińsk (PL) – Hoop Manipulation
I’m manipulator, juggler, performer, founding member of MultiVisual performance group, organiser of Polish Fire Festival and Ostróda Juggling Festival. I’m performing and running workshops since 16 years, focusing on manipulation (ring and contact ball) and juggling (clubs). With the MultiVisual crew I’ve developed a Hoop manipulation routine that got me to the final of Poland Got Talent show. Right now we are performing mostly on corporate shows in Poland. I’ve visited a lot of festivals like EJC, but Italian Hoop Connection will be my first hooping festival. I’m very happy that I will be able to share my knowledge with you!
Matija Vuletic’ (HR) – Contact Ball
Involved in circus arts and performing arts over 15 years. Specialised in object manipulation and juggling with clubs and balls, contact juggling, and balancing on rola bolla. Organizer and founder of several festivals, workshops and programs. Teacher and a trainer in juggling for children and young adults. Performes in formes such as street circus shows and contemporary circus shows. President and founder of circus association „Cirkultura” (NGO, Samobor, Croatia)
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