EDC® Curriculum Graduates

Egyptian belly dance classes

Below is a list of graduates from SAED. Look for them dancing in the Bay area and beyond!  This list is not complete and is continually being updated.  Please email Sausan if there are any discrepancies or missing information.

All performances below are/were made possible under the invitation, direction, and complete financial backing of
Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant and the Sausan Academy of Egyptian Dance. 

All performances were/are produced by Sausan except those with the ∆ symbol.

2000 - 2008

Zhanna (Graduate Recital January 2008)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Ensemble Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Ensemble Performance / Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest 2011:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

 

Monica (Graduate Recital January 2008)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Ensemble Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Ensemble Performance / Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest 2011:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

 

Asata (Graduate Recital January 2008)

Zora (Graduated December 2007)

Janice (Graduated December 2007)

Saida (Graduated December 2007)

Alia (Graduate Recital September 2007)

Fayruz (Graduate Recital September 2007)

  • Grand Opening of the King Tut Exhibit:  June 26, 2009 / Solo Performance / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • I-House Ritual Dinner:  October 26, 2009 / Solo Performance / International House U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Solo Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • The Conservator's Art:  Preserving Egypt's Past:  April 29, 2010 / Solo Performance / Main Auditorium, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • SF Gate and San Francisco Chronicle:  August 15, 2010 / Solo Performance / Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant / San Francisco (∆)

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Solo Performances / Tribte to Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest 2011:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2007 - 2011 / Featured Dancer

  • American Women for International Understanding (AWIU): September 17, 2012 / Solo Performance / Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant / San Francisco

  • Licensed Teacher of the Egyptian Dance Code®: August 1, 2012 / Dallas, TX

  • American Research Center in Egypt:  April 23, 2010 / Solo Performance / Hearst Museum Reception / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

 

Irina (Graduate Recital September 2007)
 

Chella Una (Graduate Reciatal Reptember 2007)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Solo Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Solo Performances / Tribte to Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest 2011:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)


Valentina (Graduate Recital September 2007)

  • Grand Opening of the King Tut Exhibit:  June 26, 2009 / Solo Performance / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Solo Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Solo Performances / Tribte to Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest 2011:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • First Annual SCARABAT at the Golden Gate Bandshell:  October 16, 2011 / Solo Performance / Music Concourse / Golden Gate Park / San Franciscp

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2007 - Present / Featured Dancer

  • SpringFest 2012:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 21, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • SpringFest 2013:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 20, 2013 / Ensemble Performances / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Egyptian Night 2013:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 10, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Main Dining Hall / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • SpringFest 2014:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 12, 2014 / Ensemble Performances / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Las Vegas Belly Dance Intensive:  September 11, 2015 / Featured Performance /  Library Theater / Las Vegas, NV

  • Las Vegas Belly Dance Intensive:  September 13, 2015 / Master Teacher Double Cane / Flamenco Hotel / Las Vegas, NV

 

Assawer (Graduate Recital June 2007)

 

Najma (Graduate Recital June 2007)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Ensemble Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Ensemble Performance / Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

 

Aswan (Ghermanie Woods) (Graduate Recital March 2007)

  • Golden Drops of the Sun: May 3, 2007 / Solo Performance / Pigot Hall / Sanford University / Palo Alto (∆)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2007 - 2008 / Featured Dancer

 

Carole (Graduate Recital March 2007)

 

Shaunté (Graduate Recital December 2006)

 

Siham (Graduate Recital December 2006)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2007 - 2008 / Featured Dancer

 

Christina Amar (Graduated September 2006)

 

Aleesa (Graduate Recital June 2006)

 

Camelia (Graduate Recital June 2006)

 

Samia/Serpiente (Graduate Recital June 2006)

  • Golden Drops of the Sun:  May 3, 2007 / Duet Performance / Pigot Hall / Stanford University / Palo Alto (∆)

 

Taeko (Graduate Recital June 2006)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Ensemble Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Ensemble Performance / Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

 

Andrea (Graduated December 2005)

  • Golden Drops of the Sun:  May 3, 2007 / Duet Performance / Pigot Hall / Stanford University / Palo Alto (∆)

  • Grand Opening of the King Tut Exhibit:  June 26, 2009 / Solo Performance / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

 

Alina (Graduate Recital September 2005)

 

Sabah (Graduate Recital September 2005)

 

Melinda (Graduate Recital September 2005; Graduate 7-DIS;L1 2005)

  • SpringFest 2012:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 21, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • SpringFest 2013:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 20, 2013 / Ensemble Performances / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Egyptian Night 2013:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 10, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Main Dining Hall / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Grand Finale of the King Tut Exhibit:  March 21, 2010 / Solo Performance, Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Wilsey Court / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • The Conservator's Art:  Preserving Egypt's Past:  April 29, 2010 / Solo Performance / Main Auditorium, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • An Egyptian Performance:  February 3, 2011 / Solo Performances / Tribte to Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley

  • SpringFest:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 16, 2011 / Ensemble Performances / Tribute to Egyptian Musicians and Weddings of the South; an Egyptian Inspired Operetta / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2009 - 2013 / Featured Dancer

 

Gabriela Nassar (2003 - 2004; Private Instruction)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2003 - 2005 / Featured Dancer

 

Amany (April Espaniola) (2002 - 2006; Private Instruction)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2002 - 2006 / Featured Dancer

  • Grand Opening of the de Young Museum:  October 21, 2005 / Solo Performance / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • Natural World Museum Opening Gala Celebration:  October 1, 2004 / Solo Performance / The Presidio / San Francisco (∆)

 

Shayna (2002 - 2004; Private Instruction)

 

Amal (2001 - 2004; Private Instruction)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2001 - 2004 / Featured Dancer

 

Samar Nassar (1999 - 2004; Private Instruction)

  • Rosicrucian Museum:  June 20, 1999 / Solo Performance / San Jose (∆)

  • Eternal Egypt Exhibit:  May 1, 2001/ Solo Performance / Gould Theatre / Palace of the Legion of Honor / San Francisco

  • Grand Opening of the de Young Museum:  October 15, 2005 / Solo Performance / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • Dancing on the Nile: A Story of the Raqs Sharki:  January 6, 2006 / Koret Auditorium / DeYoung Museum / San Francisco

  • 2006 San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival V.I.P. Gala:  June 1, 2006 / Solo Performance / Palace of the Fine Arts / San Francisco (∆)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2000 - 2007 / Featured Dancer

 

 Nahar (2000 - 2002; Private Instruction)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2001 - 2003 / Featured Dancer

 

Magda (1999 - 2000; Private Instruction)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2000 - 2002 / Featured Dancer

 

Noura (1998 - 1999; Private Instruction)

  • Grand Opening Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  December 17, 1999 / Solo Performance / Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant / San Francisco

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2000 - 2003 / Featured Dancer

Marta Kristi (Graduate Recital December 2014)

 

Kareniliana Torres (Graduate Recital December 2014)

 

Chloe (Graduate Recital June 2014)

 

Jamie Gamal (Graduate Recital March 2014)

 

Zyeena (Graduate Recital December 2013)

 

Megan Stupi (Graduate Recital December 2013)

 

Alicia Utter (Graduate Recital December 2013)

 

Doreen Hom (Graduate Recital September 2013)

 

Bilqees Atiya (Graduate Recital December 2012)

Sandra (Graduate Recital December 2012)

Jessica (Graduate Recital December 2012)

Nicole (Graduate Recital June 2012)

  • An Egyptian Evening:  February 3, 2012 / International House U. C. Berkeley / Group Performance

  • First Annual SCARABAT at the Golden Gate Bandshell:  October 16, 2011 / Solo Performance / Music Concourse / Golden Gate Park / San Francisco

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2012 / Featured Thursday Dancer

 

Mona (Graduate Recital June 2012)

  • An Egyptian Evening:  February 3, 2012 / International House U. C. Berkeley / Group Performance

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2012 - present / Featured Thursday Dancer

 

Amanda (Graduate Recital September 2011)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2011 / Featured Thursday Dancer

 

Jumanna (Graduate Recital September 2011)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2011 - present / Featured Thursday Dancer

  • SpringFest 2014:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 12, 2014 / Ensemble Performances / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • San Francisco International Film Festival:  April 24, 2014 / Ensemble Performances / Opening Night is at Public Works in the Mission / San Francisco (∆)

 

Oksana (Graduate Recital December 2011)

 

Serafina (Graduate Recital December 2010)

  • An Egyptian Evening:  February 3, 2012 / International House U. C. Berkeley / Group Performance

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2011 - 2012 / Featured Thursday Dancer

 

Amany (Graduate Recital December 2009)

  • An Egyptian Evening:  February 3, 2012 / International House U. C. Berkeley / Group Performance

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2011 - present / Featured Thursday Dancer

  • SpringFest 2013:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 20, 2013 / Ensemble Performances / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • SpringFest 2014:  Edit Coliver's Festival of Cultures:  April 12, 2014 / Ensemble Performances / Main Auditorium / International House / U.C. Berkeley / Berkeley (∆)

  • San Francisco International Film Festival:  April 24, 2014 / Ensemble Performances / Opening Night is at Public Works in the Mission / San Francisco (∆)

 

Alyzza (Graduate Recital, March 2009)

  • Al-Masri Egyptian Restaurant:  2009 - Present / Featured Friday Dancer

2009 - Present

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