Events downtown

May 18

Dancing in Cairo: Lecture by Leila Farid Bright Star World Dance | 108 High Street, Fl 3 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Description: Join us on Friday, May 18 for a talk by Leila Farid in Portland, ME about her experiences dancing in Egypt for 13 years–including during the 2012 revolution. As a highly sought-after dancer, she performed in 5-star hotels, in cabarets, for government officials, in films and TV shows, and in music videos. She worked primarily with her own live band, dancing multiple shows per night all over Cairo and other cities. Q & A will follow. Reserve your tickets today!
Rate: $15/adv, $20/door