The Habibi Dancers

Dedicated to the study and performance of Middle Eastern Dance

Media Placements

Lansing State Journal (July 4, 2016) - Lansing Fourth of July Parade a blend of patriotism, fun

Lansing State Journal (June 23, 2016) - Mudge's Follies: Vaudeville experience, community reunion in one

Lansing State Journal (April 14, 2016) - Habibi Dancers' 'Visions of Egypt' captures a spirited culture

Lansing State Journal (April 16, 2015) - 'Beyond the Borders' fuses cultures in dance concert 

Habibi Dancers to Host Legendary American Bellydancers, Dahlena, During Annual 2-Day Bellydance Workshop and Performance
The New Citizens Press (March 2014) - News Spotlight 

Live (Feb. 7, 2013) - Lansing Area's Habibi Dancers showcase Middle Eastern culture through music, dance

WLNS (Sept 2012) - Coverage of the Michigan Mosaic Music Festival at minute 6:30 within the video. 

Lansing State Journal (August 31, 2012) - Michigan Mosaic Music Festival offers diverse music, culture

City Pulse (August 29, 2012) - Diversity now: Mosaic festival offers multi-cultural mash-up

Bellydance Examiner (April 2012) - Study with Roula Said in Lansing

The State News (April 2012) - Turkish and Greek Dance Night celebrates cultures traditionally in conflict

"Timeless Dance" with Roula Said spring performance and workshop - press release Roula_Said_press_release.docx

Archived Media Coverage

Lansing State Journal (April 2011) - Dance juxtaposition: Ballet group, Middle Eastern dancers on stage this weekend

Revue (March 2011) - Mid-Michigan Belly Dance Troupe making waves

City Pulse (2011) - Out on the Town

The State News (April 2008) - Languages day teaches culture featuring Yasmina Amal at World Languages Day

City Pulse (April 2008) - Silver steps

City Pulse (April 2007) - Habibi Dancers shimmy, shake off stereotypes (use April 2008 City Pulse archive link)

City Pulse (April 2005) - Habibi Dancers snag superstar Bozenka, drop the snakes (use April 2008 City Pulse archive link)

City Pulse (April 2004) - Habibi Dancers' newest production a milestone (use April 2008 City Pulse archive link)