Touring the US as part of the Center Stage program, Youssra el-Hawary, Dina el-Wedidi and Karftade takht on the mission of bridging cultures and presenting Egyptian art to the world.
Dina el-Wedid and her band gave a breathtaking concert Saturday at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in New York city.
Karkade is one of three Egyptian bands selected to partake in the fourth edition of Center Stage, which marks debut Egyptian participation.
Egypt Today interviewed Youssra el-Hawary in the small town of Lyons, Nebraska during her participation in the fourth season of US-sponsored Center Stage.
Oud player Mohamed Abu Zekry and his band Karkade have been on a multi-state tour for almost a month.
Youssra el-Hawary and her band gave their fourth concert in US at the #Globalquerque annual music festival in New Mexico.
Center Stage’s Egyptian stars perform at one of the most prestigious venues in Washington D.C., the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Breathtaking night in Washingtonwith Dina el-Wedidi, Youssra el-Hawary
Center Stage is a cultural program launched by the US Department of State in 2012, bringing to American soil a range of artists from different countries.