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SOLO PERFORMANCE

SOLO PERFORMANCE

 THE DANCER IS IN THE DANCE
“Zuleikha…The comedy, grief, longing, silliness, and joy of being human come through her beautiful, very intelligent, very funny presentations. She has been apprenticed to many traditions, almost all of them, but her combining is unique.” — Coleman Barks, poet and translator of Rumi
 
Inspirational performing artist and storydancer, Zuleikha, a whirlwind of spirit, rhythm, and dance, transports her audiences with stories of nature, world lore and life itself.
 
Unique and provocative, Zuleikha’s soul-stirring one-woman performances combine creative expression with embodiment of story, dance, rhythm, mimicry and humor. The stories, animals and feelings she dances bring delight as she mirrors the journey of the soul. In the mesmerizing flow of living traditions and the humor and sparkle of the ancients, Zuleikha reveals the soul of our common humanity.

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HUMANITARIAN

HUMANITARIAN

Founder and Executive Director of The Storydancer Project (TSP), Zuleikha is the recipient of the prestigious Humanitarian Award from Pediatric Nursing Journal for her global work helping women and children suffering from life’s circumstances, and received the 2010 Images and Visions of Hope Media Award of Appreciation for  “infusing the art of dance with the gifts of healing, understanding and love of life, through her outstanding work in the world promoting positive personal and social change.”

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