Aalim School of Dance and the Al-Bahira
Sunday September 28, 2008
Join us for a crisp autumn evening of fine friends and
performances from the sublime to the spooky featuring new dancers,
familiar faces, and several surprises! It'll be an evening of dance, music, food
and eerie fun featuring:
Performances by student, avocational
and professional performers!
Delicious Mediterranean and Halloween refreshments and
Consignment costume and shopping for your
An open, inviting community for dancers,
friends, and enthusiasts!
Doors open at 6:30, show begins at 7 p.m.
Fred Astaire Dance
5300 S. Robert Trail
Inver Grove Heights,
If you performed in this event and are interested in purchasing the
video, videos are now available for $10 from Theresa at
Would you like to perform?
Performers of all styles, including student
groups from other schools, are welcome and encouraged to join us. And
you don't have to be strictly a belly dancer--nor do you have to stick
to the "spooktacular theme--musicians, dancers from
other disciplines, fusion dancers, and performers with experimental
belly dance works are welcome and encouraged!
Interested in performing?
Contact Mirah at
by September 24 for additional information and to be added to the
performers list. In your email, provide:
Your real name (and the names of any other people in your act, if
Performance name or name of your act (if different)
Length of your piece (5 min. or less is fine. Between 5 and 7.5 min may be
ok if you talk with Mirah first and time in show permits.)
Name of the piece of music (if known)
Choreography credits (if applicable)
A very short description of what you plan to do (I know for this hafla
many of you will want to surprise us, but the show organizer does
actually need to know what you plan to do as well as what props if any
you plan to use to set the order of the show such that it flows well.)
* A phone number where we can reach if there are questions or
Due to space and program considerations, we do need to hear from you in
advance. Thanks for your understanding.
Al-Bahira Dance Theater and Aalim School of Dance,
P.O. Box 19342
Minneapolis, MN 55419
Totally Northern Tribal
Sana's "Latin-Arab Fusion"
Lesley of Mischievous Djinn
Al-Bahira Dance Theater in
"Sword Dance for Pirates"
Saahira of Mischievous
Ni'mah's "Masochism Tango"
Banat El Mish-Tara's
Harim Lamma (backwards) in
Luna in "Oogie Boogie
Al-Bahira Dance Theater as
"Zombie National Folklore Troupe"