But as time went on, two of the Banat Mazin sisters married, and two died of cancer.
By the mid-1990s, only the youngest, Khairiyya, continued to perform, but without her sisters, she could present only fragments of the Mazin dance tradition.
I've been twirling in pastel tutus since I was 2 years old, so I'm the first to admit being a dancer is incredible for the mind, body and soul.
Real talk: The leotards and ballet skirts are super chic, too.
If the occasion is important enough -- say, a dance researcher willing to hire amizmar (shaawm) band to play the proper music for the Mazin Ghawazi dances, which the more common rababa (two-string violin) groups can't duplicate -- Khairiyya will contact Raja' and ask her to accompany her in teaching or performing.
This doesn't happen often, so Raja' is usually able to comply.
The movements are highly stylized, bound, and deliberate.
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The spotlight shines down on you, casting a dainty shadow onstage.
Doe-eyed audience members stare up at the ballerinas in formation as their glittery tulle makes a glistening statement like no other.