Media CoverageGilded Serpent: July 2013. Fourth autobiographical article about Zorba's dance journey. A Quest for Beauty Part IV: Beauty Has its Price
Beautiful dancer playing Zills. From a vintage postcard.
March 2013. Nice picture, taken by Carl Sermon, at the 2012 Carnival of Stars appears in this Gilded Serpent article (near the bottom).
May 2012. A wonderful article about masculine beauty. Unconventional Beauty of Man. It would seem I was somewhat of an inspiration for this researcher. In any event, she GETS IT! Another, very slightly different version: Unconventional Beauty of Man, second copy.
January 2011. Brief quotation and picture of Zorba in the Jan/Feb/Mar 2011 issue of "The Belly Dance Chronicles" magazine (hard copy).
Gilded Serpent: January 2011. An article about the "Belly Dance Police". I am Become Pure, Destroyer of Dreams...
Gilded Serpent: March 2010. Third autobiographical article about Zorba's dance journey. A Quest for Beauty Part III: A Sense of Humor: It Can Help!
Gilded Serpent: September 2009. Second autobiographical article about Zorba's dance journey. A Quest for Beauty Part II: Damn the Torpedoes and Full Speed Ahead!
August 2009. The Literary Tourist: John Steinbeck's Cannery Row. Interview with Zorba (and others) with brief performance clip.
June 2009. Brief mention in an iShimmy Magazine article about the show starring Naheda of Germany that I also danced in.
Gilded Serpent: April 2009. Autobiographical article about Zorba's dance journey. A Quest for Beauty, by Zorba!
April 2008. Interview in Hawai'i Belly Dancer Magazine.
February 2008. Featured Photo on the "cover" of The Gilded Serpent e-zine taken of me at Carnival of Stars. Subsequently, a larger version of the picture appeared in this Gilded Serpent article (near the bottom).
15 December 2007. Interview and write-up in Victoria Times Colonist Newspaper of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
February 2007. Brief mention and appearance in news stories on KION 46 and KCBA 35 again, this time in connection with the closure of Kalisa's.
Brief mention in connection with Belly Dance in the article "Feel the Heat, Meditative Dance 101" in the September-November 2006 issue of New Witch magazine.
13 July 2004. Interview and extensive coverage on TV stations KION 46 and KCBA 35. "Life in the 831" with anchor Brian Special. Very bad digitization on YouTube.
2 July 2004. "Laughing, Shaking it up with Zorba" Salinas Californian newspaper.