A Time Before Belly Dance Teachers

Can you imagine a time when there were NO Belly Dance teachers? Listen to Marta Shill Kouzouyan talk about how she and others learned how to Belly Dance at the time.

Marta is one of the producers of the Cairo Shimmyquake Festival in Los Angeles where the Fez Documentary will premiere on June 7, 2015!! For more information please visit CairoShimmyquake.com

 

 

Interview Footage with Feiruz Aram

This week’s blog features Feiruz Aram!! Listen to her talk about the sisterhood of the dancers in Los Angeles in the 60’s and 70’s. Can you believe that many of those dancers danced 6 nights a week!

 

 

Feiruz Aram

Feiruz Aram was one of the main dancers at the Fez in the late 60’s. But she was more than a dancer, she became family. She was recruited to dance there by my uncle Fred and she and my dad had a mutual artistic as well as an intellectual friendship.   I figured this was …

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