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February 2020

Cultural Event: Egyptian Folkloric Dance Workshops and Show

February 22, 2020 | 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Mohamed Ali from Alexandria, Egypt will be coming to Durham to teach two styles of Egyptian folklore dance "Saidi" (upper egyptian stick dance), 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, and Shaabi (modern Cairo street dance), 2:00 – 4:00 pm, at the Living Arts Collective in Downtown Durham. No previous experience is necessary. Later that evening we will host a special Middle Eastern dance and music show at the Durham Fruit and Co theater, 7:00 pm. Mohamed will perform his traditional dances along…

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