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Calendar of Events

September 25, 20022

Layali Banat - Girls' Night!

Layali Banat, “Girls’ Night”

A Fundraiser for Steamboat Dance Theater
Sunday, September 25th
4-6:30 PM
$10 Suggested Donation
Steamboat Fit, 385 Anglers Dr., Suite D

Enjoy an afternoon of hospitality, entertainment, and festivity reminiscent of a Middle Eastern woman’s party.  Bring a snack to share (water, lemonade, and mint tea will be provided), a pillow for sitting on the floor, and a hip scarf if you have one. The afternoon includes a short performance featuring Zulaika. You will be treated a lesson on women’s Khaliji dancing (Saudi Arabia & Kuwait) using the beautiful dancing caftan Thobe Nashal (several will be provided to share) and basic Belly Dance moves so you can groove to the latest Arabic beats!  Women and girls of all ages are welcome. Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

May 28, 2022


7-9pm PT

Cornish Playhouse

"Arabic, Persian, and Central Asian Dance"

Northwest Folklife, Seattle WA

May 28, 2022


5:15-6:15pm, PT

Armory Court Stage

"Journey Along The Nile"

Northwest Folklife, Seattle WA

May 3, 2022

Online Workshop

Zulaika presented an introductory workshop on traditional Arab dances to students and their professors.

Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA

April 22, 2022

Performance & Lecture Demonstration

Zulaika entertained the residents with a Multi-Media presentation on Arab music and dance which included audience participation in addtion to performing several different Arab traditional dances. 

University House, Issaquah, WA

August 26, 2021


Arabian Nights - An Evening of Arab Music and Dance Performances by Zulaika, Mirabai, and House of Tarab. 

Aljoya Thorton Place, Seattle, WA 

August 15, 2021

Lecture Demonstration

Zuliaka presentes an interactive and multi media presentation on Arab music and dance.

Aljoya Thorton Place, Seattle, WA

August 13-15, 2021

Virtual Presentation

Virtual Seattle Arab Festival

Seattle Center, Seattle, WA

Two Presentations: Arab Traditional Dances, Arab Traditional Folkwear

March 3, 2020

Algerian Tour

13 days - Algeirs to Sahara and back!

A tour of Algeria with native Algerian and dancer Amel Tafsout to experience the history and culture of the country. Locations will include Algiers, Kabilya, Constantine, Timgad, Biskra, El Oued, Ghardaia, and Bou Saad.

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