Moshkin Ghalam & Hamed Nikpay

Saturday Dec 15, 2012


Massey Theatre

735 8th Ave.
New Westminster, BC

An unforgettable night with an electrifying vocalist singing Rumi’s poetry, an international dancer / choreographer / theatre artist & a world-class ensemble:

Hamed Nikpay learned to sing at the age of seven, and at nine, he studied Tar & Setar, under the tutorship of some of the masters of classical Persian music. Since his arrival in U.S., Hamed has performed in numerous concerts before enthusiastic audiences throughout the U.S. His mesmerizing voice has earned him the reputation of being one of Iran’s Best Young Vocalists among both the American and the Iranian audiences.

Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam graduated from University of Paris VIII with a degree in History of Art and Theatre. He Specializes in Middle Eastern folklore and mystical dance and a deep interest in HAS Indian, Indonesian and Flamenco dances. 
Shahrokh joined the renowned Theatre du Soleil in 1991, he played lead roles in Mnouchkine\’s productions of Tartuffe, The City Perjury and The Atreides. In 1997 he, established the Nakissa Dance Company and created: A Persian Night\’s Dream, The Route of Orient, and The Seven Pavilion of Love (Haft Peykar).