Gilded Serpent presents...

Sunday at Carnival of Stars Festival
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November 9, 2008, Centenial Hall in Hayward, CA,

Photos by Carl Sermon

Festival Sponsors- Pepper Alexandria and Latifa

posted 1-26-09

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Adrianna belly dances
Adrainna
Nisima of Asia's Arabesque belly dances
Asia's Arabesque Troupe -Nisima with cane
Asia's Arabesque belly dances
Arabesque Troupe

Aswan Dancers belly dance

Amina Goodyear's Aswan Dancers, Judy in dervish skirt, Amina at right

Aswan Dancers belly dance
Basinah belly dances
Basinah
Basinah belly dances
Crystal belly dances
Crystal's Troupe
Crystal belly dances
Crystal belly dances
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Pepper Alexandria at the mike announcing the Bellydancers
Pepper at the microphone,
"Come back next year!"
Next year the Carnival of Stars will be held October 10 & 11, 2009 in the Richmond Auditorium.

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2-14-08 Photos from Carnival of Stars 2007- A-Z Page 2- L through Z photos by Carl Sermon, Duane Stevens, John Kalb, Murat Bayhan, Christopher Erickson, Lynette Harris
Novemenber 10 & 11, 2007, produced by Alexandria and Latifa Centennial Hall in Hayward, California<

2-11-08 Photos from Carnival of Stars 2007- A-Z Page 1- A through K photos by Carl Sermon, Duane Stevens, John Kalb, Murat Bayhan, and Lynette Harris
Novemenber 10 & 11, 2007, produced by Alexandria and Latifa Centennial Hall in Hayward, California

5-5-05 Initiating Dance Dialogue: Current Trends, The Panel Discussion at Carnivals of Stars Festival, transcribed from video by Andrea,
Panel members included: Heather as moderator, Monica Berini, Shira, Barbara Bolan, Amina Goodyear, Debbie Lammam.

5-5-05 Carnival of Stars Holiday Dance Festival and Comic Book Convention Photos by GS Staff
A new festival held on Nov 14, '04 produced by Ghawazee.com's at Centennial Hall, in Hayward, California, which included a panel discussion, raffle, costume contest, and famous comic artists, along with the usual dancing and vendors.

1-18-09 Dancing with Legends: Interview of Freddie Elias Part 1: When Boston's Golden Era Rocked to Music Orientale by Artemis Mourat
They do not study the craft in a deep and meaningful way, and everybody’s in a hurry. They don’t get into it right. They don’t think! If you do not work hard, you cannot protect your craft.

1-16-09 Thorn of the Rose:Making Friends with Criticism by Najia Marlyz 11-28-08
Thorns make the rose ever more precious; though one’s ego rarely treasures moments of having felt the sharp thorn of stinging criticism. If the dancer is open to criticism—valid or invalid—it can open the door to the process of re-evaluation that otherwise might never happen.

1-15-09 Ask Yasmina #2, Handling Media, Choreography, Name Our Dance by Yasmina Ramzy
In creating a work of art that will enlighten or move an audience emotionally, the artist's intention is to communicate a message or an emotion.

1-13-09 Connections:Yoga and Belly Dance by Narah
I started my Yoga practice not long after beginning to Belly Dance. I was drawn to it and stayed with it as I enjoyed the benefits of its complementary practices. The promises of relaxation, strength, flexibility, and spirituality intrigued me and fit right into my Belly dancing lifestyle.

1-8-09 Apprenticing at ADC by Laura
At first rehearsals were terrifying. The girls were learning new choreographies and positioning and I would follow along in the back, feeling like a bit of a dolt and getting in everyone’s way.

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