Showing posts with label Nadia Ahmad. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nadia Ahmad. Show all posts

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 5 'Arabology' Podcast Includes Indie Arabic Music + 2 Interviews

Listen at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology912

Arabology 9.12 aired on November 5 and included many new indie/alternative Arabic tracks including the debut of Mashrou' Leila's new song and exciting tracks by other artists listed below.  The show also featured a live interview with musical genius Gurumiran (promoting his new 'Aberrance' CD) and a chat with 'Kalam Nawaem' Host Nadia Kamal.

You can listen to the podcast below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology912



Playlist for Arabology (Artist/Track/Album)
1, Zeid Hamdan & Marc Codsi/Wein El Ahweh/Café Super Brasil
2. Sadat and Fifty/ 3ammi ya khal/ Generation Bass
3. DAM/ Who You Are (Meen Inta)/ Single
4. Khebez Dawle/ Bet'ammer/ Khebez Dawle
5. Ashara Gharbi/ Masry/Single
6. Kamel Badarneh/ The Aesthetics of Chaos/ Single Project
7. Interview with Nadia Ahmad, Host of 'Kalam Nawa3im'
8. Gurumiran / She Is/ Aberrance
9. Interview with Gurumiran (Miran Gurunian)
10. Gurumiran/ English Tea / Aberrance
11. Terez Sliman/ Will You Come Dream (Tiji Nihlam)/Almond Blossom
12. Saad Lamjarred/ Enta M3lm/ Enta M3lm
13. Mashrou' Leila/ Maghawir/ Ibn El Leil
14. Tanjaret Daghet/ Farmer's Dining Table/ 180 Degrees/Tanjaret Daghet
15. Dalton/ Alech/ Habibi Funk+Jakarta Records
16. Maurice Louca/ Benhayyi Al-Baghbaghan(Salute the Parrot)/Nawa Recordings

Friday, July 24, 2015

Interview with Nadia Ahmad, Co-Host of Kalam Nawaem كلام نواعم

Interviewing Nadia Ahmad https://soundcloud.com/arabology/nadiaahmad

Arabology is proud to share Dr. Ramzi Salti's interview with Nadia Ahmad who co-hosts the TV show 'Kalam Nawaem' (the Arabic version of 'The View') on MBC1.  The interview was conducted in English at Stanford on July 21, 2015.  Listen below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/nadiaahmad



Nadia Ahmad is an acclaimed Arab Media personality and actress whose experience intersects theatre, film and television. She has performed with great panache on stages in Kuwait, Beirut and New York, winning wide spread acclaim from theatre stalwarts and critics alike. As a producer and director, she continues to develop major musical theatre productions in association with the National Council of Arts and Culture and the Amiri Diwan in Kuwait.

As an Activist, Nadia helped co-found the non-profit organization, the Lothan Youth Achievement Center (www.loyac.org) in the wake of September 11, 2001 with her mother Fareah Al Saqqaf and other progressive and committed women from the Kuwaiti society.
LOYAC runs several programs for the youth to develop their professional skills, enhance personal growth and to help them find a sense of purpose, including the LOYAC Academy of Performing Arts (LAPA), a non-profit institution offering free classes in any of the performing arts for troubled or under privileged youth who may have talent but no means or support to pursue it. LAPA is the first academy in Kuwait that caters to all aspects of the performing arts such as music, dance and theatre.
A graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, where she earned her Bachelors of Science with honors, and a second major in Italian Language and Literature. Further education includes the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, where she earned her Masters of Fine Arts from the intensely competitive Peter Stark Producing Program. 

This December, Nadia will be starring in a new one woman show in San Francisco where she will be celebrating the untold, true stories of several remarkable Arab women. Written by ASF Associate Artist Jennifer Le Blanc, based on interviews with the women of Kuwait, ' We Made Bread' stars renowned Kuwaiti actress Nadia Ahmad and is directed by Louanne Moldovan.


PHOTOS OF NADIA AHMAD AT STANFORD:






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