Beirut Roxx

POSTED BY ORHAN

“Whilst the idea of a flash mob isn’t a new thing, a Dabke / Hip-Hop flash mob in Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (Beirut Duty Free) at a time when the region is in flux is certainly a first.

On March 5th, 2011, passengers experienced something a little different. A flash mob performed a mix of Dabke and hip-hop to entertain and delight passengers and airport staff alike.”

Dabke is the most popular Arab folk dance in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Syria.

One response to “Beirut Roxx

  1. I love these flash dances – they sort of speak to our humanity, our shared humanity. Full of art and humor and joy and . . . I just love them.

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