Teachers and judges 2020
These are the following teachers and judges who have been invited for the Danish Open Bellydance festival 2020. Please visit the competition page for further information about who will be judging the different competitions and please visit our workshop page for full information on workshops topics and timetable.
Esmeralda Colabone from Brazil
Jillina Carlano from USA
Kathreen Derouet from Czech Republic
Kareem Gad from Egypt/France
Anna Barner from Denmark – Belly dancer, choreographer, dance teacher, organizer, author and much more… Anna Barner has dedicated her life to Oriental Dance. She works full time as a performer and teacher from her base in Denmark. Her focus is to teach the Scandinavians about Oriental Dance. During the last 25 years, she has taught numerous workshops in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Iceland and performed in countless events, shows and festivals.
Anna’s engagement and rewording teaching is well known and recognized, as well as her extensive knowledge and experience within her field. This has resulted in several publications including two books.
Anna Barner was the first winner of the Raks Sharqi Contest in Berlin in 2004. She is also five-time winner of different Scandinavian Belly Dance contest, last in 2016 at Danish Open Belly Dance Fusion.
Every summer Anna organizes a large training camp in Denmark for belly dancers. Giving an annual opportunity for Scandinavian women to train, learn, network and socialize.
Khader Ahmad from Germany