Past Events


2016 Events

Iranian Party Dancing Workshop!

International Dance Day at Ballet Austin

May 1st, 2016



Fundraiser for Casa Marianella at Clay Imports

April 9th, 2016



1st IndieMeme Film Festival (April 15-17th)

April 16th, 2016 



9th Annual Central Market Nowruz Event (Persian New Year Festivities)

March 20th, 2016



Persian American Chamber of Commerce Nowruz Event

March 19th, 2016



Taste of Asia Fundraiser for Westwood High School

March 4th, 2016


Ravaan is the February 2016 recipient of the Awesome Foundation Austin award!


"Stories of Love ," a night of Persian poetry, music & dance organized by FreshWill at the Scottish Rite Theatre

February 23, 2016



Early Valentines' Gift Market & International Dance Showcase at the Russian House

February 10th, 2016



Thirst Fursday Showcase

January 7, 2016 



2015 Events


Classical Persian Dance workshop and book signing with Shahrzad Khorsandi, author of a groundbreaking text on Persian dance technique, "The Art of Persian Dance"

June 6th, 2015


Iranian Peace Corps Conference

Performance and dance workshop

University of Texas at Austin

May 29th, 2015


8th Annual Nowruz Festival at Central Market

March 21, 2015


Interview with KOOP Radio talking about Nowruz, Ravaan's mission, and reciting poetry by Hafiz.

Air Date:  March 16, 2015



Sufi-Inspired Dance lecture-demo with Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam, hosted by Ravaan Persian Dance Company at:

Casa de Luz

February 28, 2015



Persian Classical & Folk Dance Lecture Demonstration at:

St. Andrew's Episcopal School

February 12, 2015



2014 Events


Ravaan Live with 1001 Nights Orchestra at:

Planet Music at the Dougherty Arts Center

May 23, 2014


Ravaan Live in Concert with SANDY at:

Iranian Cultural Foundation of Houston's Nowruz Festival at the Stafford Centre

March 23, 2014  


Ravaan live in concert with SANDY at:

Iranian Cultural Community of Austin’s Nowruz Celebration at the Crowne Plaza Hotel

March 22, 2014 


7th Annual Austin Nowruz Festival at Central Market 

March 22, 2014


A'lante Flamenco's "Prophecies" with Special Guest Ashi Damvar at the Long Center & Talento Bilingue Houston

January 11-19, February 8-9, 2014




2013 Events


Commemoration of Rumi and Shams of Tabriz at the Persian Cultural Center of Dallas

October 5, 2013


Shab’e Shehr at the Baha’i Center of Austin

September 21, 2013


Om Shanti: Once Upon a Time in Bollywood at the Long Center, Hosted by Agni Productions

August 23-25, 2013


6th Annual Nowruz Festival at Central Market 

March 23, 2013



2012 Events


Iran Earthquake Fundraiser at the Texas Union Theater

November 17, 2012


Hosted by the Iranian Students' Academic & Cultural Organization (ISACO) of UT Austin

Musician: Fared Shafinury


Oliver Rajamani’s Moonlight Tanz at the Carver TheaterAugust 25, 2012


Fared Shafinury & Shahrzad Sepanlou at:

Cactus Café

July 27, 2012


Hope Campaign’s COLLABnART at The Haven

Musicians: Layalina

June 3, 2012


International Hips at Copa, Hosted by Sabaya Dance Collective

April 14, 2012


Vernal Equinox Sunset on the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge

Musicians: Fared Shafinury, Jason Mackenzie, Kamran Thunder

March 25, 2012


5th Annual Nowruz Festival at Central Market 

March 24, 2012

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