Mecda's Cairo Caravan on the Queen Mary in Long
Beach, California - June 5, 2010
Open to the Public
performed Saturday, June 5, 2010 on the Luxor Stage
June 4-6 was MECDA's 33rd year of Cairo Caravan featuring all-day performances on two stages, Middle East dance and music
workshops and exciting vendors on the fabulous Queen Mary in Long Beach,
Southern California at 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, CA 90802. Over 600
dancers performed over the 3-day Festival and there was a
spectacular Evening Show on Saturday featuring top-notch workshop teachers such
as Amy Sigal of Unmata, Dondi, Mira Betz, Princess Farhana and Elizabeth Strong.
Indigenous had a fun
this stellar California entertainment destination.
Premier Photographer, Carl Sermon of
Reel Sound & Light used the beautiful Queen Mary setting for a photo shoot
of Indigenous with the talents of his wife Ma*Shuqa Murjan coaching
the troupe for the shots. Here are some of the results:
Hangin' on the ropes
With a little help from our friends.....
You're the best Carl and Ma*Shuqa!
And we're not just pulling your chain - that's the anchor chain of the Queen
Mary. Thanks so much!
More photos of Bahira and Indigenous at
Bahira on the