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35th Anniversary Gala of Anahid Sofian Dance Company

35th Anniversary Gala of Anahid Sofian Dance Company

Company:

Anahid Sofian Dance Company

Location:

MMAC, 248 W. 60th St. NYC

Dates:

Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 3:00pm

Tickets:

$40 at the door; $35 in advance. call 877.987.6487

Company:
Anahid Sofian Dance Company

Celebrated Middle Eastern dancer/teacher Anahid Sofian celebrates the 35th anniversary of Anahid Sofian Dance Company with a gala season of 25+ dancers and musicians joined by special guests Nourhan Sharif, The Sera Solstice Ensemble, Carlos Fittante & Robin Gilbert, and live music by the Souren Baronian Music Ensemble.  

Dances include traditional as well as contemporary interpretations of styles from Morocco, Egypt, Turkey, Persia, Armenia, Greece and Uzbekistan, as well as numerous renditions of Danse Orientale, known in the West as belly dancing. 

Live music will be performed on clarinet, oud, kanoon, violin, kaval, and percussion instruments.  

June 28 at 8 PM and June 29 at 3 PM at MMAC, 248 West 60th Street.

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