Each year seems to be passing faster than the one before and 2019 surely seems to be flying by really quickly. The Tip n’ Tag Team wants to make sure you take the time to enjoy every second. That’s why this week’s round-up is all about appreciating life’s simple pleasures. Show yourself some love with a healing session for your body and mind, give yourself a break from the bleakness with a unique culinary experience, or leave all your worries behind on the dance floor. Ready to embrace the positive energy and optimism? Then you’ve definitely come to the right place!
Steve Bug @ CLSTR
January 17 @ 9:30 p.m.
Germany’s very own trend-setter, Steve Bug, is bringing his groundbreaking beats that include electronic, house and even techno music, all the way from Berlin to CLSTR. Make sure you kick off your weekend the right way, all you gotta do is drop everything you have this Thursday and prepare to get lit.
Price: 15 JD | Includes a free drink for the first 100 guests
Garaseen Vol. 2 @ The Corner’s Pub
January 15 @ 9:00 p.m.
Aside from the freezing cold and binge watching movies you’ve already seen a couple of times on Netflix, what are you up to when it’s not the weekend? Change things up and get ready for a night full of dance. Join Graseen on a mesmerizing musical journey speaking about their personal depictions of consciousness, loss, and being on either end of love.
Price: 7 JD
El Far3i @ Al Shams Theater
January 18 @ 5:30 p.m.
Hailing from Palestine, Arabic folk and acoustic rapper, El Far3i, is coming home to perform on Al Shams Theater’s stage this Friday. The solo performance will include new songs from his latest album and will be, for the first time, followed by a Q&A session for you to get to know the man behind these rejuvenating sounds a little better.
Price: 10 JD
Make Me a Chef – Cooking Class with Chef Cristian Cabrera @ Gusto Italian Restaurant
January 19 @ 11:30 a.m.
The exceptionally talented Chef Cristian Cabrera is here to teach you everything you need to know to perfect the art of Italian cuisine. The cooking class will be followed by a unique dining experience with the chef as he shares some of his secret tips and recipes.
Price: 50 JD | Includes an apron and a recipe card at to take home at the end of the day
Shams Dinner Table // Volunteering @ Shams Community
January 14 @ 6:30 p.m.
The happiest people are not those getting more, but rather those giving more. This Monday’s talk at Shams Community is about volunteering. Join in on the conversation and take part in an interactive dinner and dialogue where you can share your thoughts and experiences without any judgement. For more info, click here.
Price: 6 JD | Includes dinner and tea
Sound Healing @ Prana Space
January 18 @ 5:00 p.m.
Sound healing is an ancient technique that exists in almost every culture around the globe. The session at Prana Space incorporates singing with a combination of movements and breathing techniques to take you on a journey that will leave you in a state of balance, peace and harmony.
Price: 15 JD
Bollywood Dance Course for Women @ Jadal for Knowledge & Culture
January 14 @ 5:45 p.m.
Chances are, if you’re a fan of Indian movies, the expressive and oh-so-colorful dance scenes always leave you a bit mesmerized. Jadal, in collaboration with professional dancer Rashmi, here from Mumbai, are giving you the chance to learn Bollywood dance styles and techniques right here in Amman. At the end of the 9-hour course, you will have mastered a short choreography that you can perform to impress all your friends.
Price: 45 JD
Mosaic Making Workshop @ Atablefor10
January 16 @ 12:00 p.m.
Hundreds of floor-laid mosaics dating back to the Roman and Byzantine periods have survived across the kingdom, becoming a significant part of our Jordanian heritage. At this workshop, you’ll get to learn more about the intricate and historically-famous art form, before using naturally colored stones to make your own custom mosaic frames and coasters to take home.
Price: 20 JD
Stories From Jordan Trail @ Orient Gallery
January 15 @ 5:00 p.m.
The Jordan Trail is a continuous hiking route from the Fertile Crescent in the north to the edge of the Arabian Desert and Red Sea in the south. It unveils Jordan’s charm and tells an ever-changing tale of culture, tradition and landscape. In this group exhibition, six artists have come together in an attempt to capture the trail’s beauty, each through their own inspiring story brilliantly manifested on a canvas or in a photograph.
German Film: Woyzeck @ Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation
January 15 @ 6:30 p.m.
Directed by Werner Herzog, Woyzeck is about a low-level soldier in the German army. The film follows his life journey as he’s subjected a series of bizarre scientific experiments which turn him into an irrational murderer and even threaten to overcome his feelings for his beautiful beloved. Pay attention to details, as a discussion will follow the screening.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team