|“The dancer's body is simply the luminous manifestation of the soul.” Isadora Duncan
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Belly Dance World Culture Fitness classes are now forming in Rockville, Frederick & Germantown - Contact me for details!
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Shadiyah performs for The City of Rockville's Hometown Holidays celebration, May 25, 2014!
Shadiyah performs again in DC for the Asia Heritage Foundation's Fiesta Asia Street Fair, May 17, 2014!
Shadiyah performs for The City of Rockville's Asian Heritage Days at Lincoln Park, May 4, 2014!
Artwork of Shadiyah was exhibited in the Art League of Germantown's Shades of Spring show at Black Rock, April 2014!
Shadiyah performed by invitation in Layla's 3rd Annual Vintage Orientale Show at Jebon in NYC, March 2014!
Shadiyah performed Classical & Contemporary Persian dancers for NOWRUZ 1393 at the University of Delaware, March 2014!
Shadiyah performed at Pasha Land for the KAM KAM Foundation Annual Fundraiser for Haiti, March 2, 2014!
Shadiyah performed at The Capitol Arts Network (CAN) for their "Tokens & Sentiments" show, Feb 2014!
Shadiyah performed at The Griffin Art Center for Fire & Ice, Feb 2014!
Shadiyah performed at Rangeela Grand Masti New Year's Eve 2014 in Rockville, MD!
Shadiyah performed Bollywood fusion for "Bollywood Night" hosted by Minerva Indian Cuisine & Aaja Nachle, October 26, 2013!
Shadiyah traveled to NYC the weekend of October 11, 2013 & performed & modeled in Gettysburg, PA, October 25, 2013!
Shadiyah performed in concert with Trio Caliente at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, October 27, 2013!
Shadiyah returned by invitation to perform Classical Persian dances for Mehregan at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, October 19, 2013!
Shadiyah performed on the Global Moves Stage at the H Street Festival in DC, September 21, 2013!
Shadiyah modeled at Artomatic in Frederick, MD September 11, 18 & 26, 2013!
Shadiyah performed and co-hosted The Legendary Adriana's Birthday Celebration at Pasha Land, September 1, 2013!
Shadiyah performed at the "Night of Jazz" in Hagerstown, MD, August 15, 2013! Herald-Mail review here!
Shadiyah performed at the Fiesta Asia Street Fair in DC, May 18, 2013!
Shadiyah performed by invitation for the Persian New Year Nowruz 1392 gala at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, March 23, 2013!
Shadiyah returned by invitation for the Persian New Year Nowruz 1392 gala at the University of Delaware, March 16, 2013!
Shadiyah is a contributing author in "Women Reinvented - True Stories of Empowerment & Change" by LaChance Publishing
Shadiyah appears weekly on Cable TV for Persian HaHa & in several videos found on-line!
Watch them here! (PersianHaHa Bia Tarof , PersianHaHa Nowruz- Khaghani & Nasle Ma-Boro Halesho Bebar)
Shadiyah performed for Trio Caliente's cd release concert of Oye Chica! at Black Rock Center for the Arts
Watch the Videos for Misterioso and Tempus Fugit/Icarus!
Shadiyah is honored to be profiled in DC's Premiere Desi Magazine Washington Masala! Read it here
Shadiyah's photo appears in Roger Wood's book Basic Production for Belly Dance
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Shadiyah is the Original East Coast authorized distributor in the Metro MD/DC/VA region for the fabulous Eye Kandy Glitter Cosmetics Line!
Click here to schedule a home/studio/special event show or Stage Make-up Workshop Locally or Nationally
|Humanitarian concerns I support:
Catholic Charities USA
Celiac Disease Foundation
Children of Persia
Darfur & the US Holocaust Memorial Museum
The Fistula Foundation
Human Rights Watch
The Kam Kam Foundation
Living Classrooms Foundation
Lutheran Social Services
NATV - Native American Television
RAWA - Revolutionary Assoc. of the Women of Afghanistan
Somaly Mam Foundation
National Breast Cancer Foundation
St. Anns Infant & Maternity Home
|Classical, Folk &
|Latin Fusion at
Black Rock Center
for the Arts