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SFBA MECDA Gala Show & Festival 2010

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Middle Eastern Culture and Dance Association
Held on November 15, 2010, in the Hillview Community Center in Los Altos, CA

Photos by Carl Sermon
posted November 4, 2011

This is an annual event with festival dancing and vending. This year the fund raiser was for "Next Door" a support group for battered women. Awards were given to community members and members of the organization. This year’s event is tomorrow! Nov 5, 2011, at the same location.

 

Adriana

 

Alcina

 

Amanda

 

Ameera

 

Andrea

 

Aneena

 

Artemis

 

Arya

 

Courtney

 

Dhyanis

 

Edemia Alverez

 

Etana Hayal

 

Farima & Students

 

Ghanima Gaditana

 

Hazar

 

Helwa

 

Sherry

 

Jahmra

 

Jillian

 

Karavansary

 

Kitiera

 

Lara

 

Makeda

 

Malia

 

Marzia

 

Michelle

 

Monica

 

Nancy Asiya

 

Nor El Ain

 

Raks A Diva

 

Red Desert Dance Co

 

Robin Lovejoy

 

Sabiba

 

Sandra

 

Shoshanna

 

Siham

 

Song of the Sand

 

Spot the Octopus

 

Stasha

 

Troupe Daima

 

Yolanda

 

Zelina

 

Zemira

 

"SF/BA MECDA presents awards to express our gratitude and appreciation to Bay Area belly dance community members in recognition of their hard work, dedication and support."

  • Zelina Elaine Arneson – Outstanding long-time supporting vendor 
  • M’Shisha Pat Cahill – Outstanding long-time volunteer
  • Zohra Elizabeth Hendrickson– Founder and, through her hard work and dedication to MECDA, a continuing influence
  • Lynette Harris – in recognition of her dedication to the art of belly dance and her outstanding community service to the world wide belly dance community

Zohra and M'Shisha

 

Zohra and M’Shisha

Zelina

Zelina

Lynette with Leyla Lanty and Pat
Leyla Lanty, Lynette, Zohra, and M’Shisha

This year’s event is TOMORROW!
Nov 5, 2011- Swap, Shop and Shimmy

 

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