MIDDLE EASTERN DANCE ARTISTS OF HAWAII

2016 MEDAH BOARD

Congratulations & Welcome to the 2016 MEDAH Executive Board!

President:                    Dr  Richard (Miko) Ries

Vice President:           Helena (Helenka) Ratzlaff

Secretary:                    Renée Arnold

Treasurer:                    Kornélia (Nelli) Szauter

Members at Large:

Jahara Al Jawaher, Amala Gameela,  Jackie (Ariyana) Lucarelli,  Bob McKeand,  Anjanette Thomas

 

We look forward to another banner year for MEDAH!

 


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Join us for a special event!

 

VALENTINE VEILS

at Ala Moana Center Stage

Saturday, February 13, 3 p.m.

You must be a MEDAH member to perform, so now is the perfect time to renew your membership.

MEDAH members, please contact medah808@gmail.com if you are interested in performing. Send a short introduction bio and your music in mp3 format. Please contact us for costume and prop requirements.

Hope to see you there!

2016 ala moana

MEDAH at the 2016 VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR FESTIVAL

Mahalo to all those performing at the beautiful Kapiolani Bandstand on January 24, 2016: Helenka and Aljona, Amala Gameela, Beats Generation, Habibi Sisters, Tamima and Arik, Aja Nachle, and the luminous Kiana Luna! And mahalo to Bob McKeand for the photographs!

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NEW YEAR, NEW BANNER!

Mahalo to our Treasurer, Kornélia (Nelli) Szauter, for creating our new MEDAH banner! It was beautifully displayed at our last event of the year, the MEDAH Culture Day Celebration. MEDAH is fortunate for the diverse talents of our volunteers!

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RECENT EVENTS:

MEDAH CULTURE DAY CELEBRATION, NOVEMBER 21, 2015

In celebration of our 2nd Annual Culture Day,
MEDAH Members and special guests joined us for a special evening of diverse dance and music!


Created with flickr slideshow.

MEDAH JOINS THE 2015 WORLD WIDE SHIMMY MOB!

173 cities participated in the 2015 World Wide Shimmy Mob on May 9, 2015 to raise awareness and funds for women’s shelters and victims of domestic violence. Mahalo to all our dancers, drummer and MEDAH President Miko, and photographers…and special thanks to Helenka, our team leader, and to Bob McKeand for videotaping the event.

Make sure to sign up and join us next year! Everyone is welcome to participate!


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