Ginger Greenlee, Alexandra Stock
Ya Msafer Whadek (The Lonely Traveler)
Performers: Lisa Drew, Ginger Greenlee, Shelby Harris, Jessica Jewett, Natalie Johnson, Emily Mensing, Hannah Moss, Nathalie Mostrel, Amanda Perez, Emily Pickney, Eboni Session, Kirsten Stambaugh, Ava Stavros, Alexandra Stock
Music by Mohammed Adel Wahab.
A popular piece for 50 years with a song made famous by diva singer Um Kalthoum. The genre of this dance is Egyptian Raks Sharqi, often called “belly dance.” In this interpretation, one dancer seeks companionship among dancers in her mind who enter and leave like wisps of smoke.