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welcome - ahlan wa sahlan!
My Arabic dance name, Kawakib
(kah WAH kib), means "planets".
Who am I, and what is my dance background? See
My professional career in Oriental (belly) Dance
years as a Featured Dancer (steady weekly or
more appearances) in the DC area: The
Athenian Corner, Sahib, El Cid, Atilla's, and
the Culmore during late '80's - early
'90's; and monthly with live band at Casablanca,
Alexandria VA 2002 - 2006.
years (longest-running engagement in DC
for an Oriental Dancer) at the premier Moroccan
restaurant, the Marrakesh,
D.C. 1992 - 2007.
a dozen appearances at First
Night Virgina (New Year's Eve arts event)
of "Best Kept Secret" 1999 National Award.
writer for Zaghareet!
Bellydance Magazine since 2001.
(2008) by NATCMED.
from the review board)
and Artistic Director of the PRISM
Dancers (student performing group)
as well as previous performing groups Tribe
Odyssey East, and
the Award-winning Pearls
of Rhythm troupe
member of Topkapi
Dancers folkloric troupe for ten years,
including several as Artistic Director
of shows through my Bellygram
Service from 1986 - 2008
Co-ordinator of Dance Eternal Productions
Odyssey group improvisational
format of belly dance
O electronic belly dance music