The ensemble will also perform two celebrated Arabic art songs (recorded by Umm Kulthum and Warda) presented by graduating senior Sarah Salem; two Sephardic songs featuring Andrea Fishman; and a Kazakh song by UCSB Kazakh Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Nazerke Doskeldi.
As always, the Ensemble’s Dance Company will perform a wonderful variety of dances, from Egyptian, Greek, and Turkish cultures, and also a Latin-Arab fusion dance, with choreographies by Cris! Basimah; Ellen Chang and Alicia Cordero; Alexandra King; and Karim Nagi. The Ensemble will also present an extended solo cabaret-style dance performed by Madeleine Winterich and a special guest appearance by Ari Marcus.
Non-UCSB students with ID ($10)
UCSB students with ID ($5)
Children under 12 (FREE)*
UCSB AS Ticket Office:
UCEN Room 1535 (across from Corwin Pavilion)
*Youth tickets may be reserved in advance by contacting the ticket office.
More information: http://music.ucsb.edu/news/event/1697