Guest Spotlight: Zahra

Zahra is a tribal fusion bellydance performer from the Philadelphia, Pa., area. With her "sisters" of Ak'Ana, in 2014 she has performed at festivals and events such as Rakassah East and Spring Caravan in Somerset, NJ; the Witches Ball in Mount Holly, NJ; and with Stoneburner on their fall tour. As a soloist, she performed at TempleCon 2014's Nexus and private parties. As a frame drum percussionist, she played with the Nathaniel Johnstone Band at 2014's Spring Caravan and the Steampunk World's Fair. For this year's TempleCon, catch her as a drummer and a dancer with Nathaniel Johnstone, Tempest, and friends, and dancing to the tribal-infused electronica of Stoneburner. When she's not dancing, she's a professional journalist and copyeditor under the name Christiane Truelove, primarily writing about the pharmaceutical industry. 


See Zahra at TempleCon 2015 at:


Saturday, February 7th, 8:00PM-1:00AM, in The Rotunda
Byzantium: A Retro-Futurist Ball


Saturday, February 7th, 10:00PM-11:30PM, in The Rotunda
Live Music Performance: The Nathaniel Johnstone Band