Gilded Serpent presents...
"The Spirit of Egyptian Dance"
Shareen El Safy- with the Georges Lammam Ensemble
Workshop & Show
Photos by Carl Sermon
July 22 & 23, 2006
Dance Mission Theatre, San Francisco, CA

Event sponsored and produced by Debbie Lammam

As always, editor appreciates readers contributing any further names for faces appearing in the below photos.

Georges's band plays for class!
Khader Keileh on keyboard, Naser on Oud

Full class!
Georges's band in back, Shareen at left, is that Caroline?, Masouma?
who else?


the producer, Debbie Lammam

dances with her husband on drum



poses with the band
Tony Lammam, Georges Lammam. Debbie, Husein Resan, Nasser Musa,
(not shown: Louay Dahbour and Khadr Keileh)

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In the wings, before we hit the festival stage, Andrea whispered to Mel and I, “Well, this is our first international performance!”

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