Previous Post
Zamalek's First Cinema to Open Its Doors this Eid
Next Post
7 Hilarious Social Media Reactions to Fifi Abdo's Outlandish 5LE/Day Claim

Video: A Ballerina Dances on a Cairo Street and Everyone is Captivated

When ballet dancers spring across Cairo's streets, heads turn.

Repeatedly seen across world capitals a quarter the size of Cairo’s 22-million strong megalopolis, street performances are more like a Dadaist happening in the Egyptian capital – a performance whose main artistic value is to leave the spectator in complete and utter shock.

That, as well as the pace of her moves and the stunning cinematography, is what makes Ballet in Faisal a genuinely breathtaking work of art. The stunning video, created by 4 Production, comes at a time where ballet appears to be progressing in Egypt with the recent rise of the dazzling Ballerinas of Cairo account as well as the opening of Upper Egypt's first ballet school.

As young ballet dancer Nour Yasser spins across Cairo's raucous streets, she captivates city dwellers and passers-by, drawn to a scene unusual in Egypt’s conservative urban life.

Todays Events
Maurice Louca / Porest @ Cairo Jazz Club
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 2:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club
Islam Chipsy @ Underground
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Underground Cairo
Christmas Cairo Symphony Orchestra
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Venue: Cairo Opera House
Disco Diva ft. DJ Ghandoukly @ 1925
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Nineteen Twenty Five
Aly ElHelbawy @AUC Falaki Theatre
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 7:30pm - 10:30pm
Venue: AUC Falaki Theater
Photography talk with Bassem Allam @ Photopia
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue: Photopia Studio
Bounce @ Dijon Bistro
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 9:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Dijon Bistro
The Art of Wedding Portraiture @ AUC
Date: 12/14/2017
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: American University In Cairo