Artist: Karim Nagi
Type: Performance
Art Form: Dance
Grade Level: K-12
Scheduling Request

Egyptian-American Karim Nagi helps to introduce students to Arab dance and Arab music in a high-energy performance featuring exciting traditional dances, and soulful folk music played on a variety of traditional instruments. Karim uses authentic costumes, maps, Arabic language, lots of audience participation, and humor, as he enlightens his audience about a captivating world beyond the headlines. Students will clap unique rhythms, dance, and celebrate as they learn about these ancient cultural traditions. A former faculty member of the New England Conservatory of Music, Karim now performs nationwide to great acclaim with the SHARQ Arabic Music Ensemble. He is a master percussionist and Arab dancer who likes to have fun with his audience

Note: Avilable live online and pre recorded for remote learning.

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300 (flexible)
Curriculum Connection: Arab Dance, Music and Culture

Remote Single (live or pre recorded with follow up Q+A): $525

Single Show: $650

Back-To-Back: $1,105

Three-In-A-Row $1,560

Four-In-A-Row: $2,015

Travel Fee: based upon National Standard Mileage Rate (Business)

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing fee of $30 added to all contracts


1 reserved parking space

1 small table 1 armless chair

Large whiteboard or flip chart and markers

2 microphones on stands

1 wireless microphone (if available)

Water for 1 person

Performance Space: Auditorium or classroom is fine, provided artist and all students fit comfortably and artist has ample space to move around.

Grade levels: K-­12

Audience Limit: 300 (flexible)

Performance length: 45 minutes-1 hour

Arrival time before first performance: 20 minutes

Strike time: 10 minutes

Time needed between performances: 10 minutes

Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.

Double the mileage below to account for the trip and the return trip