Saffron is my guilty pleasure, escape from the craziness of life and my sanctuary. -Sarah

Director: Faten

2017/18 Members: Anna, Diane, Gilda, Oshún, Paris, Rae, Undine, Zaira

Rihana is Saffron’s beginner/intermediate folkloric Student Company, showcasing styles of folkloric dance from throughout the Middle East & North Africa.  Saidi provides belly dance students with the opportunity to explore the folkloric roots of Oriental dance as well as classical Oriental style.  

Students have the privilege of learning from Faten, one of Middle Eastern dance’s most celebrated artists and a founding member of the National Folk Dance Troupe of Egypt,