Ya Sallam Canada 2020

Ashley Rhianne & Oksana Almaz are proud to present their first festival Ya Sallam Canada May 29 – 31 2020 in the beautiful city of Toronto!!  They will be hosting the following top oriental teachers of dance:
➡️Marina Shishkova – Russia
➡️Mohamed Shahin – Egypt/USA
➡️Randa Kamel – Egypt

In addition, Khaled Badawy (Randa’s main drummer) will join this allstar cast. He will be instructing and performing at Ya Sallam Canada.  The Coco Chanel of bellydance costumes Eman Zaki will also be there – Egypt is coming to Canada in 2020!

We are pleased to offer you our workshops and our Superstars gala show at the beautiful Toronto Centre for the Arts!
This beautiful venue is a hub for all things art and is located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) easily accessible by car, and public transit.

📧 Contact us at to register and DM@us here for any questions! Yalla! We hope to see you at our event!





Ashley Rhianne in Kiev, Ukraine

Ashley Rhianne is excited to announce that she will be performing and judging at Julia Farid’s top caliber festival – Isadora Cup in Kiev, Ukraine November 2 – 5 2017!  Ashley Rhianne will be performing alongside Mohamed Shahin (Egypt / USA), Mercedes Nieto (Hungary), Julia Farid (Ukraine), Marta Korzun (Ukraine), Catherine Mancera (Germany), Jalila (Italy), Julia Mitsai (Ukraine) and Martina Tellini (Italy). A huge THANK YOU to the Isadora Team for this special invitation!


Ashley Rhianne in Quito, Ecuador


Ashley Rhianne is very excited to be an invited guest artist and judge in Quito, Ecuador for the Bellyfolklore Festival October 6-9 2017!  A huge thank you to Bassem Ramadan for his tireless work and bringing Egyptian dance and music to Latin America!

For workshop and show details, please see here.


3rd Place at NYCairo

20170422-NYCairo_Misc-534320170421-NYCairo_Misc-1720Ashley Rhianne was very proud and honoured to be selected as a finalist in the NYCairo Queen Competition in April 2017 where she won 3rd place in the finals! A huge thank you to the judges – Anna Borisova, Vanessa, Nada el Masriya, Dr. Gamal Seif, Tito Seif, Mohamed Shahin and Randa Kamel for this opportunity! All the of the competitors were amazing and Ashley is very humbled to have been selected to compete in the final round.



Third Place Winner in Toronto, 2016

Ashley-Dance-Randa-Kamel-3rd-Place-2016Ashley is thrilled to announce that she was the 3rd place winner in the Randa Kamel & Mohamed Shahin Crown Competition on October 29, 2016 in Toronto.  Ashley placed 3 out of 11 dancers.  A huge congrats to Oksana Jirnova who won 2nd Place and Monet Deneen who won the Crown!  Ashley thanks the judges Dr. George Sawa, Mohamed Shahin and Randa Kamel for their selection, Nada el Masriya for her hard work putting the event together and all the fellow dancers and competitors – everyone was very supportive and encouraging!

Randa Kamel of Course – Cairo, Egypt

Ashley has returned from the Randa Kamel of Course training with Randa Kamel and Tito Seif and is proud to announce she took 4th place in the competition!  She is very happy about her win, and eternally thankful to her mentor and teacher Randa Kamel.

Tito and Randa