The Middle Eastern Dance Artists of Hawai'i (MEDAH) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the diversity of Middle Eastern and related forms of dance, music, art and culture through education, instruction and community.
Your membership supports the efforts of our hard-working volunteers in sponsoring events and workshops for Middle Eastern music and dance enthusiasts and insures that our community of artists thrives.
Visit the MEDAH Store to Join, Renew your Membership, Donate to MEDAH, or purchase an ad on our MEDAH web site. For only $20 you can purchase a Membership which entitles you to discounts at MEDAH events and MEDAH sponsored classes, as well as email updates in the local belly dance community.
- Discounts on events, workshops and advertising
- Great haflas ~ parties
- Local & national workshops and seminars
- Opportunities to perform, vend and vote!
- Website, Facebook, Twitter and email updates
- Teacher listing on website
- Promoting your events on the MEDAH Community Calendar
- Access to our Video Library
- Fundraising activities
2013 promises to be a spectacular year, with more haflas and events, including a show and workshops by the internationally acclaimed Princess Farhana, and a repeat of our popular Silk Road.
MEDAH proudly announces our incoming 2013 Board Members:
President: Natalie Phoenix
Finally, don't forget to renew your MEDAH membership. Your membership supports the hard-working efforts of our volunteers in sponsoring workshops and events for Middle Eastern Dance and Music enthusiasts, and insures that our community of artists thrives...we can't do it without your support!
Vice President: Anna Han
Secretary: Renée Arnold
Treasurer: Dorothy Wheeler
Members At Large: Jasmin El Gohary; Trish Drennan; Sarah Katsuyoshi
Website design: Tammy Yee
2013 UPCOMING EVENTS
October 11-15: 2013 HAWAII BELLY DANCE CONVENTION
2013 MEDAH CALENDAR
- May 25: MEDAH STUDENT RECITAL
- May 27: VEILS! VEILS! VEILS! WILLOW'S DANCING WITH VEILS WORKSHOP
- May to June 8: HOORAY FOR BOLLYWOOD DANCE NEW 5 WEEK SESSION with Willow Chang
- June: EVERY 1st and 3rd SATURDAY: BELLY DANCE SHOW FEATURING MALIA & GUEST DANCERS at Himalayan Kitchen
- June 29: BADRA RITUAL BELLY DANCERS PERFORMING AT MORNING BREW
- July: MEDAH AT MIDSUMMER'S NIGHT GLEAM
- July 20-21: JILL PARKER SUMMER INTENSIVE
- August 17: MEDAH GREEK LINE DANCING WORKSHOP
- August 24-25: Honolulu Greek Festival
- September 14: MEDAH FUNDRAISER DINNER AND SHOW
- October 11-15: 2013 ANNUAL HAWAII BELLY DANCE CONVENTION
- November 9: MEDAH JOURNEY THROUGH THE SILK ROAD
- November: ELECTION OF NEW MEDAH BOARD MEMBERS
- November 10: Journey Through the Silk Road
- December 1-9:Shakti presents 3rd Annual Hawaii Retreat with Zoe Jakes & Kam Liddle