Published on Mar 28, 2012
Barakaat's performance set at Art of the Belly ( http://www.artofthebelly.com/ ) in Ocean City, MD, March 2012.
Barakaat Middle Eastern Dance Company performs two pieces. The first is a piece to Tamr Henna choreographed by Isabel, Ouranitsa and Shems (with choreography editing support from Mariza and Ghadir).
The second, Barakaat al Tabla, is a piece in which Barakaat dances to the beat of their own drums. Choreography, concept and music by Shems. Drum lessons, creative input and guidance from Nathaniel Stottlemyer (http://www.npsmusic.com/).
Dancers in Barakaat: Ghadir, Isabel, Mariza, Ouranitsa, Rotrica, Shems, and Tydirah.
Tamr Henna Part 2 from Jalilah's Raks Sharki 3 w/ Hossam Shaker
Barakaat al Tabla by Shems (inspired by Rannet al Tabla)
Videography by Candlelight Productions: http://candlelight-productions.com/
Costumes by Deva-Dasi ( http://www.devadasibellydance.com/ )
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