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IBDAA Dance Troup
Dance Troupe

Performing in Houston
Friday, November 11, 2005

The internationally acclaimed Palestinian youth dance troupe, composed of youth from Dheisheh refugee camp in Palestine is coming to Houston.


Ibdaa's renowned dance troupe of ten boys and ten girls has performed in festivals and events in Palestine and more than ten countries around the world. Through traditional folkloric dance and theater, the troupe depicts the history and aspirations of Palestinian refugees.


When:  Friday, November 11, 2005 @ 7 p.m.

 Granville M. Sawyer Auditorium, Texas Southern University
                 3100 Cleburne Street, Houston, TX 77004 (directions)

General admission: $20, Students: $15, Children/Seniors: $10, Children under 6: Free
The event benefits Ibdaa Cultural Center in Dheisheh refugee camp.
For more information, call 832-474-5556, visit http://www.mecaforpeace.org/ or e-mail ibdaahouston@yahoo.com. 

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2485, or from the following locations in Houston:

Sweet Factory

3330 Hillcroft St, Suite C
Houston, TX 77057

Jerusalem Halal Meat

3330 Hillcroft St, Suite 1
Houston, TX 77057

Houston Event Flyer
Learn more about Ibdaa Cultural Center.

Learn more about the Ibdaa youth who have participated in the dance troupe. Hear their story in their own words. Buy the award winning film:
The Children of Ibdaa, To Make Something Out of Nothing

Sponsored by:

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC-Houston)
Arab-American Cultural & Community Center
Arab Voices

Free Press Houston
KPFT, 90.1 FM
Middle East Children's Alliance

Palestinian American Council
Ramallah Club of Houston
Voices Breaking Boundaries

Other Appearances in the US (National Tour 2005)

2005 Palestinian American Council