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The Alexandria Folk Dance Troupe of Egypt



Biography

Founded by the Egyptian artist Aly El Gendy in 1968 then it became the National dance troupe of Alexandria and one of three official main dance troupes of Egypt just a few years after its start till present. The troupe’s method is based on and influenced by the Egyptian folklore; the performance is presented by extending the Egyptian geographical landscape from north to west and from south to east.

The Alexandria folk dance troupe of Egypt has been achieving great success and awards on the regional and international level whether by performing in Egypt or participating in international festivals and events at many countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas like Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Cyprus, Greece, Armenia, Latvia, Turkey, Portugal, Austria, Bulgaria, Russia ,Tunisia, Morocco, Jordan, Qatar, UAE, Iraq, China, South Korea, Hong Kong, Mexico, Cuba, Ecuador, Congo Brazzaville, Zimbabwe, Nigeria.

Upcoming Performances

Video 10/17/2018: The Alexandria Folk Dance Troupe of Egypt

The Alexandria Folk Dance Troupe of Egypt was founded by the Egyptian artist Aly El Gendy in 1968. Their performance method is based on and influenced by Egyptian folklore, and the world-renown troupe has participated in many international festivals and events.


Presented in collaboration with the Embassy of Egypt.

 The Alexandria Folk Dance Troupe of Egypt