Versatile Character Actress
Children's Entertainer and Print Model.
Soraya is not only an internationally accomplished
Middle Eastern dancer, but she is also an actress and print model. This
multi-talented performer opens her creative horizons to include a whole
plethora of interesting and fascinating realms of entertainment to include:
A Star In The Making
began performing the ancient art of Middle Eastern dance at age 5. Her
natural talent, ability and feel for the dance captured the hearts of
audiences. As a young child, she danced at numerous International festivals,
family parties (haflas), many talent showcases for children such as the
famous (Lucille Russo's Boardwalk star Revue), TV shows and wedding parties,
etc. Soraya began her successful career in ethnic dance as far back as
she could remember. Middle Eastern dance and music was constantly around
her and her parents rarely left her home with the babysitter! Now, she
has blossomed into what a prominent Arabic newspaper referred to her....."As
an incomparable International Star, who constantly sets new trends in
the dance world!"..... She has gone on to entertain audiences both
nationally and internationally. Pictured is a photo taken at the "landmark"
Middle Eastern/Mediterranean restaurant called, "The Dyonysis"
in Philadelphia, Pa. Her family would also frequent another ethnic entertainment
hot spot called,"The Olympic Flame"that was in the heart of
Atlantic City, NJ. Even as a little girl,"PRINCESS SORAYA" knew
how to captivate and work a crowd with her lovely and adorable style and
Princess or Snow Angel
Soraya portrays a beautiful Fairy Princess or Snow Angel during the holiday
season. She is complete in white leotards, lace bodice, crinoline ballerina
tutu, jeweled slippers, golden tiara, fairy wings and of course her magic
wand. She is tatiana and mystically becomes, the princess of Fairies.
She performs this role at casino and children's parties around Christmas
time. She is very busy with her side-kick, the 10 foot tall talking Christmas
Princess Jasmine or Pricessah Yasmina
Soraya also portrays the exotic Princess Jasmine from "Aladdin".
Many times she is accompanied by a friend that portrays the Aladdin character
to complete the Middle Eastern illusion at a party.
Esmeralda, the Gypsy Dancer from
"The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
sought after by parents to perform this character for birthday parties
for little girls. Her exotic, dark Mediterranean appearance so closely
resembles the animated character that everyone believes that SORAYA is
actually the Mysterious and lovely "Esmeralda". Soraya does
an artistic dance routine, sings and sometime does a duet with her sidekick,
"Quasimoto", the Hunchback to the sheer delightment of children.
Soraya performs this character all over New Jersey, Pennsylvania and recently
appeared in a major casino concert, featuring all of the Disney's characters,
where she dance and sang to the amazed audience of over 2,000 children
and their parents.
"Mistress of the Dark"
Soraya portray's Elvira at countless promotional parties and elaborate
Halloween theme casino extravaganza every year.