Ep 57. Idil: Misconceptions About Turkish Style & The Concept of Dance Movement Therapy

Iana Dance Podcast

belly dance podcast

This interview features Turkish artist Idil Ö Idilsu, who is also a fire-breather, fan of heavy metal and certified dance movement therapist! Are you intrigued already? Then don’t postpone listening to this episode.

You will learn about some common misconceptions regarding Turkish belly dance style, and folklore dances as Çiftetelli and Zeybek. Also, Idil explains the concept of dance movement therapy, and how dance can be used for therapeutic purposes. She uses elements of kinesthetic reaction to emotion in her teaching activities, and releasing memory that is stored in our muscles.

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