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How to Prepare for a Superstars Audition
remember that a professional troupe is a business. So if mixing
business and pleasure turn you cold, this may not be the right
artistic outlet for you.
The Bellydance Superstars
Show In Perspective by Miles Copeland
are many factors to balance, and ANY show can be improved. The
point is to also know the limitations that one faces in doing
all the things one would like to do.
"Just Dance," Says Aida,
A conversation with Aida Nour by Lynette Harris
likes improvisation, and says that if a dancer has very good technique
and a good ear for the music she should “just dance.”
2005 Folktours Middle Eastern Music & Dance Camp Pennsylvania,
by Zarqaa, Photos by Sarah Skinner and Carl Miller.
around and delight in the glory of the dancers and musicians.
Cairo '05, How to Eat,
Drink, Sleep, and Breathe Raqs Sharqi, Part 4of 4 The End
of the Trip by Andrea
were hooted and hollered at countless times, passed an angry bunch
of men arguing about Allah-knows-what, women with large bundles
balanced on their heads, people in the stores and on the street
trying to sell us stuff, but we were safe!
Interview with Magda Ibrahim by
That is very enjoyable, to see someone who didn’t
know how to do something before and now they do, and I’m
the one who helped them do it, regardless of whether they are
Egyptian or foreign.