a comment? Send
us a letter!
Check the "Letters to the Editor"
for other possible viewpoints!
The Photos of Saroya Ahlaam,
March 2006, Rakkasah Festival, Richmond, Ca
...she was a replacement at Rakkasah for a no-show
and did a great job! I was so impressed with the crystals
on her costume. You could see them sparkle from the back
of the auditorium.
The Photos of Susie Poulelis,
March 2006, Rakkasah Festival, Richmond, Ca, Shoppers
were treated to an improvised drum solo by Shoshanna
in the foyer
Belly Dance, Burlesque
and Beyond: Confessions of a Post Modern Showgirl by
Princess Farhana (Pleasant Gehman)
WAIT!!!” I can hear you screaming, “ BURLESQUE
Teacher by Reanee Temple
then, do we do about a teacher who has been misled, apparently,
concerning the history of our dance?
The First (and definately
not the last!) Tribal Cafe! by Tempest
was the first all tribal belly dance event sponsored by
MECDA IE and took place on August 21st, 2004 in Montclair,
My Tribal Fusion
Festival in Florida by Maja, the Girl from the Nile
If we have a dream, we should go for it….
The Sacred Surprise
of Tribal Fest 3 by Shahana Cartahi
I now understand, in retrospect, that I had been really
drawn to Tribal Fest 3 for another reason.
Tribal Fest 3 photos
Event produced by Ellen Cruz and Kajira, held May
17 and 18, 2003, in Sebastopol, CA