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   Zada  Al Gaziyeh

Zada Al Gaziyeh & Raghsidad!
Lawrence, KS

Raghsidad! was established in 1988 to find opportunities for students to become professional dancers. Zada and Raghsidad! focus on study to preserve, present, and promote the arts of the Middle East in the greater Lawrence and Kansas City.

Arts of the Middle East
Available for your "edutainment" are music, percussion and dance instruction, educational lectures / demonstrations; entertainment for weddings, or parties; a Dance Company - Raghsidad! and local musicians who specialize in musical improvisation using Middle Eastern. Clothing, instruments, costumes and sundries from Cairo and Damascus are available through Cartouche; Wondrous items from North Africa and the Near East from Ethno-Facts, Lawrence based importers. We also have access to a network of instructors, performers and vendors developed over a twenty+ year period, throughout the Midwest and the US, as well as in several overseas locations.


Passport to the World Weekend at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival September 3-4-5

For more information go to the KCRF website at

Zada is available to instruct or coach on a local basis, as well as on the seminar circuit.  A wide range of classes can be presented, such as  Ghawazee and Saidi, Sagat & Steps, Don't be afraid of Kashlimar, Veil Expressions, Choreography from the ground up and more.
Contact Zada for more information.

whole lotta shakin' goin' on...


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