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AWARDS AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Illinois Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, 2012
Group Fitness Certification, AFAA 2012 (current)
Adult CPR/AED, AHA 2012 (current)
PERFORMING
Phaedra has performed at the following venues or events (in no particular order):
 
KAN ZAMAN  - CHICAGO
RITZ CARLTON - CHICAGO
DOUBLE DOOR - CHICAGO
TURKISH CUISINE - CHICAGO
ARGILA HOOKA - MORTON GROVE 
JULIANA RESTAURANT - CHICAGO
ARABESK PALACE - CHICAGO
STAGE 773 - CHICAGO
PEORIA CIVIC CENTER - IMEA 2013
HAVANA HOOKAH - NORRIDGE
DHAMMARAM TEMPLE - CHICAGO
ALHAMBRA PALACE RESTAURANT
MULTI KULTI - CPS BENEFIT
LURE IZAKAYA PUB - CHICAGO
STARVED ROCK STATE PARK
14 @ STAGE 773 FESTIVAL-CHICAGO
SOFRA TURKISH KITCHEN-CHICAGO
THE SILVER ROOM BLOCK PARTY-CHICAGO
11TH ANNUAL SHARIF GALA-NYC
BAILIWICK THEATRE-CHICAGO
FIRE ROCK HOOKAH-CHICAGO 
ALA TURKA RESTAURANT-CHICAGO
FACE FORWARD MEDICAL SPA-WINNETKA
ROSE ANGELIS -CHICAGO
BLACK CLOUD GALLERY-CHICAGO
MARRAKESH -  CHICAGO
REZA PERSIAN RESTAURANT - OAKBROOK, IL
LAYALENA NIGHTCLUB - NILES, IL
T'S RESTAURANT-CHICAGO
DRUMFACE CHICAGO
MANGO RESTAURANT (FUNDRAISER)
GREENHOUSE THEATER -CHICAGO
APERITIF 21 PERSIAN RESTAURANT-CHICAGO
THE SPOT-CHICAGO
DALEY PLAZA-CHICAGO
EXIT CLUB-CHICAGO
BURKHARDT CENTER-CHICAGO
BEAST WOMEN CABARET-CHICAGO
PHYLLIS MUSICAL INN-CHICAGO
MIDSOMMARFEST-CHICAGO
CONTINENTAL CAFE-CHICAGO
ISTANBUL TAVERNA-WHEELING
EL CIRCO CHEAPO-CHICAGO
TASTE OF CHICAGO FESTIVAL
MARTINI ROOM-ELGIN, IL
ARKADASH CAFE-CHICAGO
 
TEACHING
Phaedra currently teaches or has taught at the following facilities (in no particular order):
 
VAUDEZILLA STUDIOS
RAVENSWOOD FITNESS CENTER - CHICAGO
EDGEWATER FITNESS CENTER - CHICAGO
INDIGO STUDIOS - CHICAGO
GOOD GYRRL STUDIOS 
REN SPA SALON STUDIO - CHICAGO
 
PRESIDENTIAL TOWERS HEALTH CLUB
FITNESS FORMULA  - WEST LOOP
FITNESS FORMULA -  UNION STATION
FITNESS FORMULA -  SOUTH LOOP
FITNESS FORMULA  - LINCOLN PARK
 
CHEETAH GYM - ANDERSONVILLE
CHEETAH GYM - EDGEWATER
CHEETAH GYM - BUCKTOWN
 
DISCOVERY CENTER CHICAGO
WORLD DANCE AND FITNESS CHICAGO
DRUMFACE CHICAGO
 
PRIVATE WORKSHOPS
BACHELORETTE PARTIES
 
SHEDD AQUARIUM - EMPLOYEE HEALTH FAIR
 
CHICAGO URBAN LEAGUE - ETIQUETTE DAY
 
MOVE CHICAGO CAMPAIGN
 
LEVY CENTER - EVANSTON
 
GALLERY 37 - CHICAGO
 
TRUMAN STATE COLLEGE
 
 
TRAINING
Phaedra has had the pleasure of studying with or taking workshops from the following teachers (in no particular order)*:
 
SAHRA KENT
AIDA NOUR
ASMAHAN
LUNA OF CAIRO
LEILA MOLAEI *
RANYA RENEE
ZADIEL SASMAZ 
DAVID OF SCANDINAVIA
YASMINA RAMZY
MAHMOUD REDA
YOUSRI SHARIF
TITO
NOURHAN SHARIF
VIRGINIA OF MIAMI
MOROCCO OF NYC *
KARIM NAGY *
AMEL TAFSOUT *
AZIZA
NAOMI ESHOO*
AMIRA MOR
DALIA CARELLA
DINA TALAAT OF EGYPT
KHAZNA KHALIL
SURAYAH AL-MUDDARIS
ARADIA OF LAS VEGAS
MOHAMED SHAHIN
DAHLENA
HADIA OF CANADA
SADIE MARQUARDT
MUNA KUTTAB *
SABAH SAEED
RAQUY DANZIGER (DOUMBECK)
RAMI OF NYC (DOUMBECK)
QUENTIN SHAW (DOUMBECK)
HEATHER MCQUEEN (DOUMBECK)
 
*Middle Eastern drum lessons and Middle Eastern folkloric dance are also on this list