Festival West Photos - Saturday by Susie
Zahra Zuhair , Shoshanna, Bal Anat, Margo, Anaheed, Elena, and more...
Festival West Photos - Friday by Susie
Leila Haddad, Ultra Gypsy, FatChanceBellyDance and more...
Critic; Real Critics Don’t Mince Words by Najia El-Mouzayen
Either we are a sisterhood of ego therapists and our instructors are politically
correct in all they say and do—or we are tough artists in search
of ways to improve our art form by ruthlessly weeding out the lame from
Emperor’s New Clothes by Yasmela/ Shelley Muzzy
Until we see ourselves in the context of a larger society, no one outside
of our community will accord us the respect we desire.
the “Agony & The Ecstasy” by Nisima
an unnerving experience to be “critiqued” by your peers, but
my personal opinion then and now is that when you perform in public, critiquing
just goes with the territory of performing.