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Desert Rose

Dance Company

Samra

Samra Owner and Artistic Director of Desert Rose Dance
National/Internationally Known Instructors

  • Viktoriya (Russia)
  • Amel Tafsout (Algeria)
  • Randa Kamel (Egypt)
  • Faten Salama (Egypt/DC)
  • Nagwa Fouad (Egypt)
  • Raqia Hassan (Egypt)
  • Mo Gedawwi (Berlin)
  • Farida Fahmy (Egypt)
  • Dina (Egypt)
  • Samara (NY)
  • Jajouka (NY)
  • Dahlena (IL>
  • Mira Betz (CA)
  • Elizabeth Strong (CA)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Ansuya (FL)
  • Bozenka (FL)
  • Dalia Carella (NY)
  • Jasmin Jahal (IL)
  • Suhaila Salimpour (CA)
  • Sonia (CA)
  • Amira Mor (NY)
  • Jehan Kamal (NY)
  • Shahna (AR)
  • Leila Gamal (IN)
  • Shahira (TN)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Samra's effort to ensure that everyone interested in the dance receives the best possible instruction, in the most professional setting, in a dance environment that fosters support and comraderie between dancers dictated that Desert Rose Dance Studios become a reality. Samra was selected by Memphis Woman Magazine in 2001 as one of "50 Women Who Make A Difference". Samra has more than 15 years of management experience, 5 on an Executive level and hopes to put that experience to it's most enjoyable practice through the success of the studio.

    Samra is an Analyst for the Department of the Navy ~ Anacostia

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    Feyrouz Instructor and Choreographer with Desert Rose Dance
    National/Internationally Known Instructors

  • Momo Kadous (Egypt/Germany)
  • Shirinsha (Germany)
  • Morokko (USA)
  • Ishtar (Germany)
  • Shahrazad (Germany)
  • Beata & Horacio (Germany)
  • Amoura (Austria)
  • Aida (Germany)
  • Susanna de Veccio (USA)
  • Delila (USA)
  • Feyrouz (Germany)
  • Dina (Egypt)
  • Raqya Hassan (Egypt)
  • Magdy El-Leisy (Germany)
  • Zahra (Germany)
  • Wendy Buonaventura (England)
  • Samara (Germany)
  • Ibrahim Farah (USA)
  • Laurel Gray (USA)
  • Nelly Mazloum (Egypt)
  • Sahra Saeeda (USA)
  • Zaza Hassan (Paris)
  • Khaled Seif (Switzerland)
  • Rita Sherif (Frankfurt, Germany), Cassandra (USA), Seetha (Nürnberg, Germany)
  • Enussah (Germany)
  • Mahmoud Reda (Egypt)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Mo Geddawi (Germany)
  • Farida Fahmy (Egypt)
  • Leyla Jouvanna (Germany)

  • Feyrouz also has a Diploma for a master course in Raks Sharki from Zaza Hassan (Paris).
    Feyrouz is a marine biologist. "I do research on anything in the sea that has intelligence especially marine mammals and cephalopods (octopus, squid and cuttlefish)."

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    Amber

    Local Instruction

  • Samra (TN)
  • Feyrouz (TN)
  • Zeina (TN)
  • Sadiia (TN)
  • Liz DiMaggio (TN)

  • National/Internationally Known Instructors:
  • Shahna (AR)
  • Samara (NY)
  • Dahlena (IL)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Leila Gamal (IN)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Shahira (TN)
  • Bozenka (FL)
  • Amira Mor (NY)

  • Dance Specialities include American Cabaret (Egyptian style-Raqs Sharki), Melaya Leff, Saiidi, Beladi, Fusion, Veil, Double Veil, Cane/Stick (Raqs Assaya),Wings, Zills
    Amber is one of the Beginning Techniques Instructors

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    Penny

    Local Instruction

  • Samra (TN)
  • Feyrouz (TN)
  • Zeina (TN)
  • Sadiia (TN)
  • Liz DiMaggio (TN)
  • Juli Downum (TN)
  • Linda (TN)

  • National/Internationally Known Instructors:
  • Shahna (AR)
  • Samara (NY)
  • Dahlena (IL)
  • Mira Betz (CA)
  • Elizabeth Strong (CA)
  • Jehan Kamal (NY)
  • Rachel Brice (CA)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Leila Gamal (IN)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Shahira (TN)

  • Dance Specialities include American Cabaret (Egyptian style-Raqs Sharki), Melaya Leff, Saiidi, Beladi, Fusion, Veil, Double Veil, Cane/Stick (Raqs Assaya),Wings
    Penny is one of the Beginning Techniques Instructors

     Valentina 

    Local Instruction

  • Schadia (OK)
  • Samra (TN)
  • Feyrouz (TN)
  • Zeina (TN)
    National/Internationally Known Instructors:
  • Isadora Bushkovski (CO)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Rachel Brice (CA)
  • Viktoriya (Russia/UT)
  • Amira Mor (NY)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Shahira (TN)

  • Yoga Teacher Training:
  • Simon Park and Reema Datta (TN)
    Dance Specialities include American Cabaret (Egyptian style-Raqs Sharki), Melaya Leff, Saiidi, Beladi, Fusion, Veil, Double Veil, Cane/Stick (Raqs Assaya), Zills
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    Nazira

    Local Instruction

  • Samra (TN)
  • Feyrouz (TN)
  • Jasmine (TN)
  • Liz DiMaggio (TN)
  • Zeina (TN)
    National/Internationally Known Instructors:
  • Shahna (AR)
  • Dahlena (IL)
  • Samara (NY)
  • Jehan Kamal (NY)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Rachel Brice (CA)
  • Mira Betz (CA)
  • Elizabeth Strong (CA)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Shahira (TN)
  • Dance Specialities include American Cabaret (Egyptian style-Raqs Sharki), Melaya Leff, Saiidi, Beladi, Fusion, Veil, Cane/Stick (Raqs Assaya), Wings

     

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    Zulekai

     

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    Cindy

    Local Instruction

  • Samra (TN)
  • Feyrouz (TN)
  • Linda (TN)
  • Zeina (TN)
  • Maresha (AL)
  • Sadiia (TN)

  • National/Internationally Known Instructors:
  • Shahna (AR)
  • Samara (NY)
  • Jillina (CA)
  • Shahira (TN)
  • Leila Gamal (IN)
  • Joyce Varghese (IL)
  • Shahira (TN)

  • Dance Specialities include American Cabaret (Egyptian style-Raqs Sharki), Veil, Wings