* 2nd Annual Summer Celebration Student Show & Dance Party with Andrea Beeman, Empire Dance, June 2007
   * New York’s Platinum Dancer Event, Lafayette Grill - May 2007
    * Traditions and Visions of the Middle East with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company.  Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts - May 2007
    *MPO Annual Convention, workshop and performance, Cleveland, OH - September 2006
    * Summer Celebration Student Show & Dance Party with Andrea Beeman, Empire Dance, June 2006
     *  National Dance Week Culminating Performance with the Anahid Sofian Dancers, Dance Times Square - April 2006
Traditions and Visions of the Middle East with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts - December 2004
* World Dance Benefit with the Anahid Sofian Dancers, Ars Nova Theatre - May 2004
*A Night of Bellydance guest artist, Dharma Yoga Center, October 2003
    * Vermont Festival of the Arts - The Art of Bellydance 2 days of workshops and performances - August 2003
    * Bellydance Festival 2003 with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Town Hall - June 2003
    * Danse Orientale at Carnevale - World Music and Dance Series with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company at the Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH - June 2003
    * Traditions and Visions of the Middle East with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts - November 2002
    * Traditions & Innovations Gala Party with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Lafayette Grill - August 2002
    * Uptown Performance Series solo performance. The Bridge for Dance - December 2001
    * An Evening of Middle Eastern Dance guest artist with Andrea Anwar and the Ruby Tuesdays. Gene Frankel Theatre, February 2001
    * MEDA Baton Rouge Bayou Baladi Show 2001, Baton Rouge, LA - June 2001
    * Brooklyn Liberation with the Baraka Orchestra. The Physical Arts Center, Williamsburg, NY - November 2000
    * Festival of the East Gala Party with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Hempstead, NY - September 2000
    * 6th Element, Randall’s Island - June 2000
    * New York Mayfest 2000 Millennium of Dance with the Shoshana Dance Theatre, FIT Haft Auditorium - May 2000
    * Near East Dance Festival with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company. Town Hall, April 2000
    * 1001 Nights Gala Benefit with Andrea Anwar, New York Public Library - March 2000
    * The Soul of Oriental Dance with Shoshana,  Hackensack Women’s Club, Hackensack, NJ - November 1999
    * Near East Dance Festival with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company, Town Hall - March 1999
    * Beyond the Silk Veil with the Shoshana Dance Theatre, Camy Hall/Djoniba Dance Center - March 1999
    * Traditions and Visions of the Middle East with the Anahid Sofian Dance Company, Tribeca Performing Arts Center - March 1998
    * Superstar Theatre, Resorts International with the Benat El Nessma Dancers, Atlantic City, NJ - June 1997
    * 30th Avenue Festival with the Mystical Motion Dancers, Astoria, NY - August 1997
    * Jewels of the Pharaohs with the Benat El Nessma Dancers, Istanbul Taverna, North Bergen, NJ - March 1996
    * American Association of Middle Eastern Dance Benefit Performance with the Benat El Nessma Dancers - December 1995
    * Treasures of the Nile with the Benat El Nessma Dancers, Queens Theatre in the Park - July 1995


Cabaret Performances

    * Safiya has performed in many of New York’s top bellydance clubs and restaurants including: Taj, Tagine Restaurant, LavaGina, Kush, L’Orange Bleue, Turkuaz, Kazan Turkish Cuisine, Capital Restaurant, Mena Restaurant, Istanbul Taverna, Atlantic Nights. She currently a regular at Le Figaro Cafe, The Cupping Room, Mezzo Mezzo and The Lafayette Grill. 


Past Events 

2009

Sunday, November 8 - The Grisly Pear Sunday, July 18 - The Grisly Pear
Sunday, June 28 - Safiya and Andrea's 4th Annual Summer Celebration and Student Show
Friday, June 26 - Anahid Sofian Gala Dance Party and Recital at Lafayette Grill
Sunday, May 10 - The Grisly Pear
Sunday, February 8 - The Grisly Pear

2008
Friday, December 5, Nourhan Sharif Christmas Party - Lafayette Grill
Saturday, November 22, 8:00 - Bridge For Dance Faculty Showcase
Sunday, November 9, 8:00 - 10:00 - Grisly Pear
Wednesday, October 29, 11:30 pm - WTK
Saturday, October 18, 10:30 pm - Mezzo Mezzo
Sunday, September 21, 8:00 - 10:00 pm - Grisly Pear
Wednesday, September 17, 8:00 - Je'bon
Sunday, July 13, 8:00 - 10:00 - Grisly Pear
Saturday, June, 21, 7:30 - Safiya & Andrea 3rd Annual Summer Celebration/Student Show
Sunday, May 11, 8:00 - 10:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, April 13, 8:00 - 10:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, March 9, 8:00 - 10:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, February 10, 8:00 - 10:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, January 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe

2007
Sunday, December 9, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, November 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, September 16, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, August 12, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Friday, Aug 3, 12am - Lafayette Grill
Wednesday, July 25, 9pm-1am - The Cupping Room Cafe
Sunday, July 8, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Saturday, June 23, 7pm - 9:30pm - Andrea & Safiya Present a Summer Celebration - Student Show and Dance Party!
Sunday, June 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, May 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, May 8, 7pm - Platinum II at Lafayette Grill
Saturday, May 5, 3pm - Bruno Walter Auditorium @ Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts
Friday, April 20, 11pm - Lafayette Grill
Sunday, April 15, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, April 11, 9pm-1am - The Cupping Room Cafe
Friday, March 16, 8pm - 10pm - Lafayette Grill
Sunday, March 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Saturday, February 24, 9:30 - 1:30 - Mezzo Mezzo
Sunday, February 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, January 14, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe

2006
Wednesday, December 20, 9pm - 1am - The Cupping Room
Sunday, December 10, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, November 12, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, October 10, 7:30 - 10:00 - Rayhana Presents “Greek Night” at Lafayette Grill
Sunday, October 8, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, September 10, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, August 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Saturday, July 15, 7:30pm - 9:30pm - Andrea and Safiya Present: A Summer Celebration at The Bridge for Dance
Sunday, July 9, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Friday, July 7, 12:30am - Lafayette Grill
Saturday, June 24, 7pm - 9pm - Andrea and Safiya Present: A Summer Celebration at Empire Dance
Tuesday, June 13, 7:30pm - 10pm - Lafayette Grill
Sunday, June 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, June 7, 9:30pm - Casbah Rouge
Sunday, April 30, 2pm - National Dance Week NYC Culminating Performance at Dance Times Square
Wednesday, April 12, 9pm - Casbah Rouge
Sunday, April 9, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, April 4, 8pm - 10pm - Taj Lounge
Sunday, March 12, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, March 1, 9pm - 1am - The Cupping Room
Tuesday, February 21, 8pm - 10pm - Taj Lounge
Sunday, January 8, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe

2005
Sunday, December 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, November 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, October 25, 7pm - 8:30pm - Bridge for Dance Live Drum Workshop
Friday, October 21, 9pm - 1am - Mezzo Mezzo
Sunday, October 9, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Friday, October 7, 11pm - Lafayette Grill & Bar
Sunday, September 11, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, August 14, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, July 10, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, June 21, 7pm - 8:30pm - Bridge for Dance Live Drum Workshop
Thursday, June 16, 9pm - 11pm - Mezzo Mezzo
Sunday, June 12, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, May 25, Dance Party/Fundraiser for the Anahid Sofian Dance Co.’s Moroccan Project at La Belle Epoque, 7pm - 10pm
The Cupping Room Cafe, 11:30pm
Tuesday, May 24, 7pm - 8:30pm - Live Drumming Class at the Bridge
Friday, May 20, Lafayette Grill & Bar
Saturday, May 14, Columbus, OH
Sunday, May 8, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, April 19, 7 - 8:30, - Live Drumming Class at the Bridge
Sunday, April 10, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Thursday, March 31, 9pm - Club Orientale at Mezzo Mezzo Restaurant & Lounge
Sunday, March 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, February 13, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, February 8, 7 - 8:30 pm - Live Drumming Class at the Bridge
Tuesday, January 11, 7 - 8:30 pm - Live Drumming Class at the Bridge
Sunday, January 9, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Friday, January 7, 12:30 am - Lafayette Grill


2004
Friday, December 31, after midnight 2005! - The Cupping Room Cafe
Tuesday, December 14, 7:00 - The Bridge For Dance LIVE drumming class
Sunday, December 12, 8:00 - The Figaro Cafe
Saturday, December 4, 3:00 Bruno Walter Auditorium @ Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts - Anahid Sofian and Dancers in Traditions and Visions of the Middle East
Sunday, November 14, 8:00 - 10:00 pm The Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, October 19, 7pm-8:30pm - The Bridge For Dance Live Drumming Class
Sunday, October 10, 8pm-10pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, September 12, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Thursday, September 2, 7pm - 10pm - Anahid Sofian’s Middle Eastern Dance Intensive Gala Dance Party & Show at Satalla
Sunday, August 8, 8pm - 10pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, August 4, 11pm - The Cupping Room Cafe
Sunday, July 11, 8pm - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, July 9, 11pm - Lafayette Grill
Sunday, June 27, 8pm - Ye Olde Tripple Inn
Sunday, June 13, 8pm - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, May 12, 11pm - The Cupping Room Cafe
Sunday, May 9, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, May 2, 10:00 - Heifer International Benefit Show, Ars Nova Theatre
Friday, April 23, 10:00 - Lafayette Grill & Bar
Sunday, April 18, 8:00 - Ye Olde Tripple Inn
Sunday, April 11, 9:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, March 28, 8:00 - Ye Olde Tripple Inn
Sunday, March 14, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, March 10, 9:00 - The Cupping Room Cafe
Sunday, March 7, 8:00 - Ye Olde Tripple Inn
Sunday, February 8, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, February 15, 8:00 - Ye Olde Tripple Inn

2003

Sunday, December 14, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, December 9, 8:00 - Satalla, The Anahid Sofian Salon Orientale
Friday, November 14, Midnight - Lafayette Grill & Bar
Sunday, November 9, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Saturday, October 25, 8:00 - A Night of Bellydance at the Dharma Yoga Center
Saturday, October 18, 8:00 - Ladies Only Hafla at The Bridge For Dance
Sunday, October 12, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, October 7, 7:00 - LIVE drumming class at the Bridge For Dance
Thursday, September 25, 10:00 - Turkuaz Restaurant
Sunday, September 14, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Vermont Festival of the Arts - The Art of Bellydance 2 days of workshops and performances - August 2003
Tuesday June 3 - LIVE drumming class at the Bridge For Dance
Sunday, July 13, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Wednesday, July 9, 9:00 - Cupping Room
Friday, June 20 - Anahid Sofian Dance Company at Town Hall, NYC
Festival Orientale Bellydance Spectacular
Friday, June 13, 7:30 - The Cleveland Museum of Art
Danse Orientale: The Anahid Sofian Dance Company
Sunday, June 8, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, May 11, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Tuesday, April 29, 8:30 - Safiya & Dancers are special guests at Andrea’s monthly Belly Dance & Drum Party at Empire Dance
Sunday, April 13, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Friday, April 11, Midnight - Lafayette Grill
Thursday, March 13, 10:30 - Turkuaz
Sunday, March 9, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Sunday, February 9, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Friday, January 31, Midnight - Lafayette Grill
Sunday, January 12, 8:00 - Figaro Cafe
Thursday, January 2, 10:30 - Turkuaz



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