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Sunday, May 26 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia

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avatar for Alfredo Gormezano

Alfredo Gormezano

Dancer and Musician- Near East Bio: Performer and teacher of dances and music from the Near East to Central Asia. Alfredo has been performing since 1982. He also translates and sings Sufi poetry from Turkey and Uzbekistan.
avatar for ANAR DANA


Dance N.Africa - Central Asia Bio: Website: http://www.helene-eriksen.de/anar.html Get Recordings: www.helene-eriksen.de (DVD)
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Helene Eriksen

Dance N. Africa - Central Asia Bio: Website: http://www.helene-eriksen.de
avatar for Jafra Dabke Team

Jafra Dabke Team

Palestinian Folk Dance Bio: To create an establishment that will promote and preserve the original Arabian culture and traditions through the practice and performance of the Arab folk dance known as "Dabke". Website: http://www.seattledabke.com Get Recordings: Not Available... Read More →
avatar for Janelle Bel Isle

Janelle Bel Isle

Middle Eastern Dance Bio: Middle Eastern Dance Website: http://www.janellebelisle.blogspot.com Get Recordings: Yes.
avatar for Karavans Dance Troupe

Karavans Dance Troupe

Arabic and Persian Dance Bio: Karavans Dance Ensemble takes you on a fascinating journey that explores the many different facets of music and dance inherent in the diverse cultures of the Middle East, North Africa and Persia. Website: http://www.karavansdancetroupe.com... Read More →
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Dances of the Persian world Bio: Karoun is a performance group dedicated to the dance aesthetics and dance traditions of the Persian-speaking world. This includes the dance styles of Iran, Tajikistan, and Afghanistan. Website: http://www.delshodeh.org... Read More →
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Pied Peacock Belly Dance Bio: Malia is a Bothell-area performer and instructor noted for her earthy Oriental style of dance. Website: http://www.piedpeacock.com
avatar for Mystic Rose Company aka Golestan Group

Mystic Rose Company aka Golestan Group

Finest Selections of Persian and Central Asian Dances Bio: This group has a history of 35 years in research of various Middle Eastern and Central Asian dances. Over the decades members have changed but we kept up the artistic heritage of the group. Website: http://www.emikonoorda... Read More →
avatar for Nazaneen


Middle Eastern Dance Bio: Nazaneen is a professional middle eastern dancer based in Seattle, specializing in belly dance, various Arabic folk dances and Persian dance.

Sunday May 26, 2013 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Exhibition Hall (International Dance Stage)

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