Sufi Nile


Sufi Nile
Creation: Music and dance from Upper-Egypt
on Tour
12 artists on stage

This performance takes us into the unique universe of egyptian Sufi ceremonies. Opening with the sufi songs of Sheikh Hamed Ahmad, the artists bring us to a trance ceremony led by the music of the two brothers Abdelnabi & Ahmed Ramadan and the dancers of the village of Deir.


Singers : Sheikh Hamed Ahmad, Sheikh Ramadan Abdelnabi, Sheikh Ahmed Abdelnabi.

Musicians : Ahmed Abdel Nabby (Qawal), Ahmed Abdou Abdalla Madany (oud), Aboubakr Migally (tabla), Alaa Abdelnabi (Suffara), Elhamy Migally (duff/riqq).

Dancers : Mahdy Hassan, Ahmed Shawar, Hamdy Desouky, Ashraf Abdelnabbi


Alain Weber, artistic direction  / Aurélie Chauleur, Images and Video


Creation and video at musée du quai Branly in Paris, 2012


Musée du Quai Branly - Paris (FR), Fes Festival (MA), Le Lieu Unique - Nantes (FR), Imago Dei Easter festival - Krems (AT), Ankara ATO Congresium (TU)


Promotion Artiste

Demo Video