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posted 6 Nov 2017, 13:56 by Charareh Pourzand   [ updated 6 Nov 2017, 14:00 ]

Performing the Persian miniature and 'Habibi ya Eini' at The Cuban in Bristol. 



posted 8 Oct 2016, 12:57 by Charareh Pourzand   [ updated 8 Oct 2016, 13:05 ]

Veil dance, Bandari and Persian classical dance in Bristol & Chippenham 

World Food Programme - 22nd November 2013

posted 11 Dec 2014, 08:44 by Charareh Pourzand   [ updated 11 Dec 2014, 10:40 ]

Our society performed at the "WFP 2013", at the Claverton Rooms on the University of Bath campus. A special night of Fashion, Arts and Music Performances.

All the donation went to the World Food Program emergency operations in Syria to assist more that 6 million Syrians between now and the end of the year.

Below you can see some pictures from our contribution to the event.


Persian New Year celebration - 16th March 2013

posted 28 Sep 2013, 04:25 by Eleni Dimitriadou   [ updated 28 Sep 2013, 05:13 ]

This year the 1001 Nights Society celebrated the Persian New Year, performing a variety of Azeri, Bandari, Classical Persian Miniature and Belly dances. 

The performance took place in Bristol and the profits we gathered from selling raffle tickets went to Medecins Sans Frontieres. A great cultural evening among a great crowd. 

Below are photos of society members in preparation for the performance. 

Christmas Extravaganza - 08th December 2012

posted 28 Sep 2013, 04:18 by Eleni Dimitriadou   [ updated 28 Sep 2013, 05:13 ]


The 1001 Nights Dance Society participated in the "Middle Eastern Music and Dance Christmas Extravaganza 2012", a celebration of the art of dance from Persia and Egypt.

The evening was organised by Club Cairo and it hosted live performances by professional musicians Mazaj and Souk Bab-El-Louk and special guests from Iran, Navaye Pars and our instructor, dance artist Dr. Charareh Pourzhand.

The event took part in the Chapel Arts Center in Bath and the profits raised through the sale of raffle tickets went to Medecins Sans Frontieres


posted 28 Sep 2013, 03:19 by Eleni Dimitriadou   [ updated 28 Sep 2013, 04:29 ]

Asian Night - 25th March 2012

posted 24 Sep 2012, 12:31 by Eleni Dimitriadou   [ updated 28 Sep 2013, 05:14 ]

The 1001 Nights society participated in the "Asian Night 2012" , an annual variety show taking place in the Pavilion of Bath, organised by the Bath University Asian Student Society - BUASS . 

The event included cultural acts such as dance and music performances, as well as singing and acting. 
Our society took part with music and traditional Persian dancing.

The night was a unique and successful event of charitable nature, whose profits went to Barnardo's Charity for the fighting of children's poverty and exploitation. 

Below you can see pictures of our participation. 

International dance event - 22nd March 2012

posted 8 Feb 2012, 13:57 by Eleni Dimitriadou   [ updated 28 Sep 2013, 05:20 ]

Our society took part in the "WFP Art Fashion Show 2012", at the Claverton Rooms on the University of Bath campus with the theme of "Where East Meets West".  

In aid of the World Food Programme of the UNthe Bath Model United Nations (BUMUN) society of the University of Bath put together a night of fashion, music and dance to form a multi-cultural black tie event.

The 1001 Nights Society participated with live music and Arabic and Persian dance performances with great success! 
The gathered money was intended to fight hunger in support to the World Food Programme of the UN

Below you can see some pictures from our contribution to the event. 


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