Friday, June 01, 2007

Drum Solo - Aziza, Nuriel and Polimnia

Randa Kamal

Love in Karnak

Song: Luxor Baladna Said
Performed by the Reda Troupe - staring a young Farida Fahmy and Raqia Hassan!

Thursday, May 31, 2007

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Fifi Abdo - Habibi Ya Eini

Fifi performs to Habibi Ya Eini. (In this 1992 show Al Sittat or El Setat she spoofs the whole sedcuction thing. Ignore the pink spandex - the dancing is worth it...) Fantastic clip for studying her technique particularly her signature jewels and alternating shimmy.

Fif Abdo

Monday, May 28, 2007

Samia Gamal - Afrita Hanem - Kahramana

Samia Gamal, Farid El Atrache, Ismail Yasin

Zeinat Olwi in Days and Nights 1955

Abdel Halim Hafez also appears in the end...
Ayyam Wa Layali

Hayet - Saidi Dance - Music by Hakim

Maya Szekely and Magdy El-Leisy performing baladi.

Maya Szekely and Magdy El-Leisy performing baladi. As it is 15 minutes long you can see extracts of the "story" :)

Maya Dance
Magdy El-Leisy

Sunday, May 27, 2007

Cassandra Shore of Minneapolis

Cassandra performs to Eshta Ya Amar

Dances with cats

Cassandra of Minneapolis performs to an adoring fan.