about

Shifáh

Photo by Kirsten

Shifáh-  Performer, teacher and choreographer and currently a member of The Pyramid Dancers.  As a member of The Crescent Dancers troupe (from 1985-2011) and soloist, appearances have included: Jacob’s Pillow, The Springfield Republican's "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" at the Log Cabin, The Springfield Museum of Fine Arts; the Hartford Opera Company's production of Aida; and The Iron Horse coffee house in Northampton. 

Shifah has taught extensively throughout the Pioneer Valley since 1987. Her students include women of all ages, from granddaughters and grandmothers to women who have gone on to professional dance careers.  She has taught and presented classes and workshops at Greenfield Community College, Marlboro College in Vermont, the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter High School, and several local studios.  Shifáh has studied with both nationally and internationally known choreographers.  She has produced and directed numerous shows and choreographed for The Valley Light Opera in 1996 and 1997. She is presently choreographer for The Follies belly dance troupe in Coconut Creek, Florida.



Parties and Performances:  

Enliven your next party/celebration with a sparkling performance.

Wedding, birthday, retirement, and more.
One or more dancers.

Also bringing a medley of history, dance, music, costumes and customs to clubs/organizations, libraries & classrooms.

For Further Information:
Contact Shifáh at: shifahdance@gmail.com