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Born in Algeria, Amel Tafsout, is an inspirational first source master dance artist, choreographer, language and dance instructor, frame drummer, singer, energy worker and one of the finest exponents of North African traditional and contemporary Maghreb Dance of our time. With a research in dance anthropology, and a long training in various  healing practices, Tafsout’s knowledge of her culture and her experience in many dance styles and music make her very unique.

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New website design - now there are even more resources right here at your fingertips!
See Amel's expanded workshop offerings,
see some of her latest performances, and browse through collected articles.

Amel has TWO weekly classes starting up in 2014 in the Sacramento, CA area - check them out!

"A beautiful winged bird, keeper of wisdom, heart full of passion for life.....and still with the essence of a little girl" - Valerie Fontenot, September 2013.

« Amel Tafsout et Djamal Alam font étalage à Fès de leur étalage artistique amazigh sublime, Fès : Le public de la place historique de Bab El Makina a été entièrement conquis par l’éminente interprétation de Amel Tafsout, une artiste hors pair venue directement des Etats Unis où elle a développé son talent de danseuse et aussi de chercheuse » MAP, Fès, Maroc,le 4 juillet 2008.


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