Cairo Nights! featuring Diana Tarkhan and Ibrahim Turmen May 23, 2009 8-10pm Center for the Arts, Homer, NY $10 Adults, $5 with student ID, 15 and younger no charge
An opulent evening of inspired dance featuring Diana Tarkhan;The Bombshell of Cairo; on her US tour and famed master percussionist Ibrahim Turmen. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see Diana, Ibrahim, and others in a riveting show demonstrating the many moods of this beautiful art form.
Diana Tarkhan is a world renowned dancer whose work has been featured on stages in the Middle East, Europe, the U.S. and Latin America. She began her dancing career almost 20 years ago in Paris performing in many famous nightclubs and glamorous parties. Later she became the premier bellydancer in Alexandria, Egypt, where she performed with her orchestra for many years. Currently Diana resides in Cairo training dancers from around the world.
Ibrahim ‘The Sultan’ Turmen is a master percussionist & a popular recording artist from ‘The Sultans’ Mid-Eastern band.
Come and join us!
For more information, visit www.hiptwist.org or call Donia at (607) 745-1529.