"Dolores Matzen, a.k.a Riskallah Riyad, is a premier bellydance event organizer. This little powerhouse
of a woman has earned that title by consistently organizing events in the bellydance community that are inspirational, educational,
and an excellent value for the money".
by Aiva Drukovskis
A Review on the Riskallah Riyad Workshops
"Riskallah’s style is
an excellent demonstration of a more than competent teacher who is confident in both her material and her presentation of
Riskallah Riyad offers Middle Eastern belly dance workshops for all levels, bringing
the highest caliber of teachers from around the world. These teachers have included the late Mahmoud Reda of Egypt, the late
Marta Zorina of New York City, Elena Lentini formerly of New York City, Karim Nagi currently of Chicago, IL, and Morwenna and Walid Assaf currently of TN. In addition to hosting high quality workshops, Riskallah Riyad teaches workshops nationally.