MARCH 12th – MARCH 19th, 2023

The MEGA Massive™ academy is an internationally acclaimed immersive bellydance college where dancers from around the globe and from every continent come together to learn from the most iconic dance instructors of our day. We focus on cultivating a safe, fun, and exciting learning environment where each individual dancer can be honed into their own personal best through the focused attention from instructors and the unique class topics not found at other retreats. Boutique-sized classes and carefully leveled tracks, are held in our studio’s spacious dance rooms, creating an environment perfect for experiential learning and professional development, a place where dancers can hone their performance caliber and teaching skills.

FEATURING

THE MOST EXCITING INSTRUCTORS,
WITH CUSTOM TOPICS THAT
ARE NOT OFFERED AT OTHER EVENTS!

BOUTIQUE-SIZED

CLASSES PROVIDE ONE-ON-ONE ATTENTION
FROM THE INSTRUCTORS!

CLASSES

IN A PROPER DANCE STUDIO WITH SPRUNG
MARLEY FLOORS, SOUND SYSTEM, FULL
LENGTH MIRRORS, AND CLIMATE CONTROL!

The MEGA Massive™ academy is an exclusive event purposely kept intimate in size, so it is THE place to network with your peers and idols from every corner of the globe. We are the benchmark for advanced to professional level bellydance education, and continue to surpass ourselves in our ongoing quest for excellence. Our highest compliment comes from our customers, in that over 80% come back year after year. MASSIVE™ is known the world over for excellence and the 5-Star attention that the students receive. Your hosts bring a high level of organization which keeps things running smoothly, while providing a warm loving environment. MASSIVE™ is a family that you will never want to part from and has been hailed as the best value for your money.

MARCH 12TH – 19TH, 2023

MARCH 17TH, 2023

WORKSHOPS

GENERAL INFO

  • Featuring the most exciting instructors!
  • Boutique-sized classes provide one-on-one instructor attention.
  • Dance studio has sprung marley floors, sound systems, & full mirrors.
  • Exciting NEW topics are covered that are not offered at other events.
  • Certification certificates for completed week-long tracks.

►  SEE WORKSHOPS OVERVIEW

FUSION ADV/PRO TRACK

LEVEL: ADVANCED TO PROFESSIONAL
CLASS CAPACITY: 35 DANCERS MAX
MARCH 12 - 19 | 47 HOURS IN CLASS

 

MASSIVE™ Fusion: Advanced to Professional level training course expands the dancer’s concepts of theatricality, musicality, dance movement, costuming, choreography, performance quality, and developing a personal voice. Complex drills and technique-building will be used to create a deep and broad dance vocabulary, improve technique, expand proficiency, and stimulate creativity.

The Advanced/Professional Track is open to dancers with a thorough understanding of the foundations of bellydance, the ability to execute the foundations of bellydance and combine them, and a willingness to actively participate with the group. An understanding of spoken English is extremely helpful and is preferred, and you must be able to dance at least 8+ hours per day for 8 days. 

FUSION PROFESSIONAL TRACK

LEVEL: PROFESSIONAL ONLY
CLASS CAPACITY: 20 DANCERS MAX
MARCH 12 - 19 | 47 HOURS IN CLASS

 

Massive™ Fusion: Professional level training course dives more deeply into the concepts of the Advanced/Pro Track, with additional emphasis on performance quality and developing a professional image. Complex drills will help refine dance vocabulary and perfect technique.

The Professional Track is open to dancers with a developed dance background, experienced performers, paid professional dancers or teachers, and highly advanced students who desire to become professionals. You must have a willingness to explore artistic interpretations, grow as a dancer, and push your boundaries as an artist. The students are expected to be critiqued openly in class, to do ‘homework’ assignments in addition to attending 100% of all classes and giving 100% of themselves to the group experience. An understanding of spoken English is required, and you must be able to dance at least 8+ hours per day for 8 days.

NOTE: The students from this track will be hand selected by our dance professors. Please register for the Advanced/Pro track, and email us at contact@themegamassive.com with your desire to be selected for the Professional Track. If selected you will then be asked to pay the additional $500 Upgrade Fee on top of your Adv/Pro registration fee.

JILL PARKER MINI INTENSIVE

LEVEL: Intermediate - Professional
CLASS CAPACITY: 20 DANCERS MAX
MARCH 16 - 19 | 12 HOURS IN CLASS

 

This 12 hour Mini Intensive is designed for the students who cannot get away from work for a full week, or who may only be able to come in for the shows and the weekend. 3 hour classes for 4 days March 16-19th, and open to dancers intermediate to professional. Jill is a master level instructor who will be able to guide a mixed level workshop giving everyone material that is challenging to their level. 

Click on the class schedules page for full description. 

SADIE MARQUARDT - TECHNIQUE INTENSIVE

LEVEL: ADVANCED to PROFESSIONAL
CLASS CAPACITY: 24 DANCERS MAX
MARCH 12 - 19 | 15 HOURS IN CLASS

 

MASSIVE™ Oriental: Curated for Advanced to Professional dancers, or strong Intermediate dancers who want to challenge themselves and work hard. Sadie will focus on technique and stage presence, while strengthening musicality and performance quality. Dancers will broaden their dance vocabulary, hone technique, and cultivate proficiency with this master level instructor!

JILLINA'S "BDE  meets MASSIVE" - PERFORMANCE INTENSIVE

LEVEL: ADVANCED - PROFESSIONAL
CLASS CAPACITY: 24 DANCERS MAX
MARCH 12 - 19 | 24 HOURS IN CLASS

 

Bellydance Evolution meets MASSIVE: Jillina has created a unique experience for Massive 2023, a 45 min "show within a show" to be featured on our stage! This track is developed for Advanced to Professional level dancers, or high intermediate dancers with the desire to train and work hard on advancement. This unique program is designed for dancers, directors and producers who are looking for a challenge and inspiration for a creativity.

In this intensive you will learn BDE & BDEx theatrical style choreographies, staging, costuming and valuable methods on how to put together a dance production.

This is a rare opportunity to get a taste of Bellydance Evolution style and as well as technique drills, staging concepts and production skills for creating  theatrical dance and beyond. 

In addition to the in-person training you will receive online material to practice at your own pace as well as personalized feedback from Jillina and Luna to help you discover your strengths and areas that need improving. 

INDIVIDUAL CLASSES 

Click on the Registration page and scroll all the way to the end.