ARAB FESTIVAL: NASEEJ – Weaving the Threads of Arab Culture
October 12-13, 2013 – Seattle Center, WA
We hope you’ve already read the Arab Festival Home Page, which gives the history of the Arab Festival and its mission.
Featured Performers: Simon Shaheen Ensemble
Local Featured Band: House of Tarab
Special Guests: Arabic Melodies from Portland, OR
Don’t miss the “A is for Arab” Exhibit in the Armory (Center House)
Dance performances include: Audrey Larue, Benat Sahar, Dahlia, Elisa Gamal, Jafra Dabke, Janelle Bel Isle, Karavans, Lebanese Girls Debke, Malia, Sabura, Shahrazad, Zulaika
Music performances not listed above include: Ashraf’s Ensemble, Fathia Atallah, George Sadak, Maurice Sadak Rouman, Tarik Bentlemsani, Taibo, Malitial MaliMob, Naseem Band, SK, Sons of Hagar, Deima Elnatour, Mostafa, Ghassan Alqaisy, Fathalla
Talks/demos/panels/etc: ACW Book Club, Afifi Durr, Christina Fusch, Hisham Gaber, Oraib Kabbani, Hiba Risheg, Simon Shaheen, Lena Khalaf Tuffaha, Mary Toutonghi, Zulaika
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