Photo: Tatsuki Kobayashi

Shahrazad Dance Ensemble is available for parties, weddings, festivals, corporate events, and shows. Our performance can be customized to fit your space and your budget. Please contact us!

Upcoming Performances

  • February 10: We perform at Hasani’s Hafla in Tacoma, WA.
  • March 11: We perform at the Cultural Crossroads Festival in Bellevue, WA.
  • May 25-28: We expect to perform at the Northwest Folklife Festival. Watch this space for more info!

Past Performances

  • January 27: We performed Gulf dance and Egyptian folkloric dance at Seattle University International Student’s Dinner.
  • Jan. 20, 2018: We performed at Katrina Ji’s Culture Shakti Studio 10th Anniversary hafla.
  • We performed dances from Egypt at a Senior Living Center in Mill Creek and in the Northgate area on Thursday, October 16, as part of their cultural programming.
  • We performed at the Halloween Hafla at Lake Forest Park Third Place Commons, on Oct. 28.
  • July 16: It was the 30th and FINAL Mediterranean Fantasy Festival, a West Seattle festival for belly dancers. We presented the final performance of our 30 appearances at “MedFest” with two dances from our classic repertoire and our new Saidi cane dance.
  • July 15: We performed Gulf, Egyptian folkloric, and North African dances at the Arab Festival at Seattle Center. 
  • June 3: We were among a slate of fabulous dancers at Amira’s Spectacular Showcase,
  • May 27: We performed in the Arab Music & Dance Showcase at  Northwest Folklife Festival at Seattle Center!
  • May 13: We performed a revival of our classic “Fan Dance” to music by Rajah, at the Springtide Hafla at Lake Forest Park, produced by Silk Rain: A Dance Company.
  • March 12, 2017: We performed folkloric dances of Egypt and the Gulf at the Crossroads Ethnic Festival at Crossroads Shopping Center in Bellevue, WA.