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Gig: November 20, 2009

November 27, 2009

The Troupe took four drummers out to a new student hafla on Friday night. We had a great time, and simply let it all hang out for about two hours of solid drumming. Overall there were about twenty five dancers and in that groovy American Tribal Style the dancers all went in and out of […]

Gig: August 22, 2009

August 22, 2009

Had a quick gig at a student Hafla at one of the local community colleges. Essentially, a Hafla is a party thrown for dancers, by dancers.   There is usually some kind of food, typically pot luck kind of stuff with Middle-Eastern dishes (hummus, stuffed grape leaves, pita, cheeses, fruit, yummies!).  There is always dancers and […]