SWANA Interest

Performance: Arabic Dance with Nicole Maria

Saturday, 3/18/2023
4:00 - 5:00
Glen Park Meeting Room
Glen Park

2825 Diamond Street
San Francisco, CA 94131
United States

Contact Telephone

 Celebrate Arabic dance with multi-award winning dancer Nicole Maria. Her engaging and interactive performance will end with a belly dance lesson for all. For children and their families.

More about the performance: The art of Raqs Sharqi (also known as Arabic dance or “belly dance") originally comes from folk dances of the SWANA region (South West Asia/North Africa) and was adapted for the stage in the 1920s cabarets of Egypt. Nicole Maria presents an interactive, family-friendly performance of this dynamic dance form. Audience participation of all ages is encouraged!

Enjoy performances, talks and workshops that celebrate movement and the musical arts.

This program honors the diverse cultures, traditions and histories of Southwest Asian and North African heritage.

This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

Attending Programs

For questions about the program or help registering, contact sfplcpp@sfpl.orgAll programs are drop-in (no registration necessary) unless otherwise noted. All SFPL locations are wheelchair accessible. For accommodations (such as ASL or language interpretation), call (415) 557-4557 or contact accessibility@sfpl.org. Requesting at least 3 business days in advance will help ensure availability.

Public Notice and Disclaimer

This program uses a third-party website link. By clicking on the third-party website link, you will leave SFPL's website and enter a website not operated by SFPL. This service may collect personally identifying information about you, such as name, username, email address, and password. This service will treat the information it collects about you pursuant to its own privacy policy. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of each third-party website or service that you visit or use, including those third parties with whom you interact through our Library services. For more information about these third-party links, please see the section of SFPL’s Privacy Policy describing Links to Other Sites.

The views and opinions expressed in programs presented by groups unaffiliated with SFPL do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of SFPL or the City.