Port Said University Ensemble for Kinetic Drama and Egyptian Folklore

Country: 
Egypt
General: 

The group consists of students from Port Said University, and was founded in 2014, by the director and choreographer, artist Amr Ajami. The band performs based on folklore of Port Said and the canal cities, and from the Upperside Egyptian and Nubian heritage. The band also performs kinetic dramas that express the most important current events. The band participated in many celebrations held by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and it won first place for four rounds of Ibdaa Festival’s competition, which is held by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and won individual prizes for the competition several times, in: choreography, training, and performance. The band was honored in a number of international festivals, namely: the Drum Festival, the Damanhour Festival, the Ismailia Festival for Folk Art, and was honored in Tunisia by the Tunisian Ministry of Youth.

Session: 
8th round of The International Festival For Drums Traditional Arts