Osama Mimi

Osama Mimi Farag has the pure Egyptian tradition in his veins. He is Professional Dance Instructor of Egyptian folklore and Oriental dance styles. He started from very young age to dance, because of the Artistic family roots he has and after decides to turn this natural talent to his profession.
He start first to study the folklore styles with the famous Mahmoud Reda in his “Reda troupe” for about 4 years. And after that he decides to change and moved to “Gawmeya troupe”, where he found the 2 most famous and different styles of folklore in Egypt.
During this period he became a professional dancer and starts his own career with performances at many places in Egypt, and especially at the tourist places like Sharm Elshikh, Hurgada, Taba, Luxor, Aswan and Cairo.
In 2003 & 2004 he won the first place at the International Folklore festival in Istanbul as the Best male Folkloric dancer. Some of the styles he does are: Raks Sharqi, Saidi, Nubian, Eskandrany & Mellaya leff, Fallahy, Bambouty & Semsemya, Shaabi, Ghawazy, Hagala, Dabka, Oriental Dance, Tanora dance.
In 2011 he moved to live in Prague (Czech Republic) where he found the new opportunities and experiences in Europe. He start teaching and giving permanently seminars around the world, in countries like Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Spain, Italy, Russia,Holland, Germany, Turkey, Hungary, Greece, Belarus and others. As well he is Official member teacher at the famous Nile Group Festival in Cairo, which is happening few times yearly.
“I’m so happy from the gift that God gives me – that I can make the people around me, to connect with me during my performances and thought my work, and that I can send my positive Energy to all of them.” – Osama Mimi

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