Academy of Middle Eastern Dance

Performing Art – Vancouver, BC

Pooneh is the award-winning Artistic Director of Academy of Middle Eastern Dance (AMED) created in 2005. She has a Masters Degree of Art and is a Professional Performer, Master Instructor, Choreographer, Director and Producer. She comes from a strong dance background in Middle Eastern, Folklore and Ballet to create a colorful Middle Eastern fusion repertoire. Combining authentic feeling with modern flair, delighting audiences from all over with her passion, powerful technique musicality, and sense of fun. She believes there is no dance without real emotions. Her magnetic presence has made her favorite with audiences everywhere. ...more