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Join Cassandra on Saturday, February 28, as she transforms the Jawaahir Studio Theater into Cassandra's Cabaret! Intimate tables, delicious hors d'oeuvres, and an evening of fabulous dance and music.



We are in week 4 of Winter Session (which started January 5). Register on-line or just come to class, where we accept cash, check, or credit card. Check the Calendar for any last minute class cancellations or other notices.


New to belly dance? See a video about our classes or see FAQs. More questions? Call 612-872-6050.


Egyptian Dance Aesthetics for Bellydancers
Farida Fahmy, principal dancer with the Reda Troupe for 25 years, is interviewed by Keti Sharif in Cairo in January 2015: The interview explores the nature of Egyptian dance form, the structure and vital role of improvisation. Discover Farida's perspective on what she considers some of the most important movement values that imbue Egyptian dance and Raqs Sharqi.


  Jawaahir Dance Company is dedicated to presenting Middle Eastern dance as a living art form at its highest artistic level, to bringing the rich folkloric heritage of the Middle East to the theater stage, and to providing education about the dance in its authentic form for dance students and the general public. In carrying out our mission, we strive to make our work culturally, financially, and physically accessible to the public. You can support Jawaahir's mission by making a tax deductible donation.



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