Location: New York City
Bio: Sherine Khatoun is of Middle Eastern heritage, born and raised in New York City. Sherine is the WINNER of the internationally acclaimed Miami Bellydance Convention of 2013, in the professional category. She is a proud dance member of NY’s Arabic music and dance ensemble, Zikrayat. Sherine had the honor of dancing with the highly acclaimed music group, Alabina, for several concerts in New York City and Atlantic City, with choreography by Jehan. She has performed with NY’s theatrical world fusion contemporary dance company, The Dalia Carella Dance Collective. Sherine has danced to Arabic music since she can remember, influenced by her mother’s passion for Arabic music. Sherine began formally studying Middle Eastern dance since 1998, continuing her training in workshops taught by master teachers with international merit. She also studied Ballroom for 5 years, as well as various dance forms. She holds a BA from Hunter College, majoring in Dance.