DANCER

2019

Salma Allam is a choreographer, dancer, actor and writer of Egyptian decent. She was
Artistic Director of Movement in C, and Salma Allam Dance Theater. Alwan for the Arts
presented her solo show Collection of Me in 2011, where her blend of contemporary
dance with Egyptian traditional dance was a focus. In 2012 she was invited to open the
Golden West College annual peace conference. Her training includes the Ailey School,
receiving her two-year certificate from the Merce Cunningham Studio, and the Deena
Levy Theater Studio. Her choreography and writing credits include, Eternal Bleeding
which is dedicated to sito (grandma), Things My Mother Taught Me: A Daughter’s
Journey. Shorter works include: Broken Swan, You are my elder, & Miscarriage.

WORKS

Short:
Shadow
Miscarriage
The Lost Goddesses
You are my Elder
Broken Swan

Long:
Eternal Bleeding
Bound By Love
Bamboo Sticks
Things My Mother Taught Me: a daughter’s journey
Roses on the Floor
Two Peas in an Odd Pod (With Cathy)
DiverCity

Things I’ve dance in:
[Flims]
Bolden
The Great Exploreer

[TV:]
Caprica

Stage:
U.N Choreographed: By Lindsey Miller
Egyptian thing Celebrating Magda Saleh

H.A.L.T
Liquid Candy
Don Omar

DiverCity