Game Not the Player"
A day of dance by Bay Area's Award Winning
Presented by Shabnam and Mo on
Saturday December 9th 2006 in Oakland, California
by Liza Heider
all day event took place on December 9th in Oakland
and was created to celebrate the the talent
and accomplishments of Award Winning Bellydancers
in the San Francisco
Bay Area. Workshops and show featured Amy
Sigil, Shabnam and Una.
A big thank you to all the performers and
workshop participants for making this event
a success.- Shabnam
Shabnam's Troupe- Oo la la
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Experience with Mahmoud Reda: A Little Aloha goes a Long Way by
the end of the evening Ric, Walid and Mr. Reda were huddled together
like little boys, telling naughty jokes. Ric, of course, telling
jokes beginning with "There are three friends, an Egyptian,
a Lebanese, and a Filipino..." These jokes, surprisingly,
initiated my Mr. Reda himself, who from the workshops I had taken
to be a distinguished and refined gentleman. They laughed like
Profile of a Costume Designer by Michelle Joyce
When I asked her if she would soon retire, she just frowned and said that there
are too many mothers who need her to stay in business for the good of their
Belly by Tatseena
example: a promoter is thinking about planning an event and is
talking to a friend and says, “I can’t help it if
some other teacher has planned a show on the same day or night;
they are different styles anyway.”
Report on the First International Bellydance
Conference of Canada Part 2 - Sunday Club
by Denise Marino and Lynette
orchestra, Randa, Amir, a packed house and very festive mood.
How could it be any better?
Part 1 A Brand New Idea for Belly Dance: The Festival
Idea in its Formative Years by Amina Goodyear
speaking of a festival and its promoters that promised more than
they were able to deliver.
Devil's Details, Show
Ethics for Professionals Part
4 - What
NOT To Do by
Show up drunk or stoned. No more needs to be said.