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Farasha & Su'ad Present:

"The Joy of Dance" with Phaedra of Boston

Phaedra of Boston

Saturday, March 12, 2016
Connecticut College
Crozier Williams Student Center
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT

Directions to Conn College

Phaedra will be teaching 2 classes: Classic 9/8, working with classic fast Turkish/Armenian steps as used in old-style nightclub performances, and Veil Mastery, advanced veil techniques and a short combination. Classes will be followed by our popular evening showcase featuring Phaedra and local area dancers (open to workshop attendees -- sign up soon)!

Phaedra started her professional dance career in 1977. Over the past nearly 40 years, she has been a popular performer at Boston area restaurants, nightclubs and parties. Phaedra was a founding member of the Near East Dance Theater and over its 12 years was a contributing choreographer and performer.

Phaedra is an in demand teacher, and is known for her humor, her attention to detail, and her ability to teach and inspire students from beginner to performance level. Phaedra counts as her main influences that late Ibrahim "Bobby" Farrah and Riskallah Riyad of CT.


9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Registration and shopping
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Classic 9/8 class
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Veil Mastery class
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

6:00 PM

Showcase doors open
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Class Fees:

$35 for one class (includes show ticket)
$65 for both classes (includes show ticket)
$15 for an extra show ticket

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- Farasha & Su'ad, Phaedra, and Connecticut College are not liable for injury or loss of personal property during this seminar or show. 
- NO refunds unless the event is cancelled. 
- We will cancel for weather ONLY if our teacher cannot arrive. 
- Absolutely NO videotaping is allowed except by the show sponsors.