Muwaashahat with Mohamed Ali – November 9, 1:00-3:00pm
Muwaashahat are songs that come from medieval Islamic Spain (Andalucia) and have survived to present day. The songs incorporate muwashah poems set to music. The dance style of these songs was made popular by Mahmoud Reda in the 1980s. It is a theatrical classical dance that is refined, elegant, and balletic in nature, encompassed bu tasteful and flowing movements.