Samar Oriental Dance Ensemble. Ashley’s Middle Eastern live music group made up of Tim Gerwing (darbuka, frame drum). Liam MacDonald (riq, frame drum, mixed percussion) & Andre Thibault (oud, mixed flutes and flamenco guitar).
Ammara Dance Company is located in New Westminster, BC and is run by the lovely Lisa Jordan. The studio offers tons of classes and workshops!
A wonderful bellydance and Arabian supply shop in North Vancouver operated by local dancer and instructor Rania.
A monthly event that defies the traditional scene and provides music and entertainment inspired from all around the world. Harem has been a featured performer at Beats without Borders many times.
Danielle from the Harem Dancers is now designing custom made belly dance costumes for students, professionals, and everyone in between!
Farida was a principle dancer and co-founder of the Original Reda Dance Troupe. Amazing information about the Reda Dance Troupe and Fardia is an inspirational dancer!
The Vancouver bellydance company Ashley started with friends and fellow dancers Danielle and Simone.
A truly amazing, inspiring and super healthy raw food restaurant in Vancouver
Ashley’s longtime musical partner and friend Tim Gerwing’s wonderful site full of his music and collaborations
Ashley’s personal trainer offers both athletic and combat style classes in Vancouver. Definitely worth the pain!
Wonderful dancer and friend Alina Laureola from London, UK’s dance school and group.
The best flamenco school in Vancouver!
Delicious and traditional Greek food at its finest in North Vancouver. Run by the ever solid mother-daughter duo Katia Kefalogiannis-Roumanis and Tania Bakas.
Anne White from London’s Raks Sharqi showcase happening every month at Darbucka. Not to be missed!!!
The Bliss Project is a grassroots organization that inspires peaceful and healthy culture within communities. The Bliss Project is trying to raise funds for a sustainable neighbourhood house in Sri Lanka.
Maggie Reagh -the cofounder of Yoga Therapy Vancouver – is Ashley’s yoga therapy mentor
Ashley’s passion for clean living is found through the Vega line of natural, plantt-based whole food products. Ashley has been recently made a Team Vega member, so stay tuned 🙂