Alaina’s Bellydance Blossom Festival Weekend

During the weekend of May 4-6, 2018, Invoketress’ Alaina attended the 2018 Bellydance Blossom Festival hosted by Arabesque Dance Academy in Toronto. Below are some of her reflections from the event. 

โ€œBelieve in yourself, believe in your artโ€ – Dina Talaat

Feeling inspired, awestruck, energized, full of love, sad itโ€™s over and hungry for more! What a wonderful weekend of performances, panel discussions, and of course workshops!! ๐Ÿคฉ Saw many familiar faces and met many wonderful new friends! Inshallah, I see you all again soon. I discovered many things and I learned that I have a lot more to learn!! Thank you Yasmina Ramzy Arabesque Dance Company for creating this special event ๐Ÿ™Mohamed Salah for being an incredible teacher and choreographer ๐Ÿบ and of course Dina Talaat Sayedfor coming to Toronto for the first time! ๐ŸŒŸ The whirlwind of my first dance festival ended with a joyous halfa/disco tonight and I couldโ€™ve kept dancing all night long! ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿป I only have one photo because I was too busy enjoying the festival to take more!!) ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ‘ŒWow!

L-R: Mohamed Salah, Alaina, Dina, Yasmina Ramzy