To promote public awareness of the history and culture of the Arabic-speaking world, the richness of its music and the beauty of its dances, through lecture/demonstrations, performance programs and structured teaching programs.
To entertain the general public by presenting professional dance concerts and dance programs with trained and accomplished dancers, traditional music and authentic costuming.
To encourage positive interaction, through dance, with local communities in celebration of music, movement and design.
Organized as 501(c)(3) non-profit dance company in 1997, Aalim admits students of any race, color, gender, religion, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship or loan programs, and athletic or other school-administered programs.
S T A F F
Ayperi Al Jawahir, President, Creative Director, Instructor
Aini Amar, Vice President
Nashita Amar, Treasurer
Najma Amar, Secretary
Jahara Amar, Board Member, Instructor
Zafirah Amar, Instructor
Kata Maya, Instructor
Abla Amar, Instructor
Cassandra Rakadu-Amar, Instructor
Aslana Meret, Instructor
Shira Amar, Instructor
Najya Amar, Instructor
Benazir Amar, Instructor
Arastya Amar, Front Desk Manager
Caria Amar, Desk Staff
Simin Amar, Desk Staff
Yasmina Amar, Housekeeping
Saniya Amar, Boutique Manager