Mokhtar Hakim

United Arab Emirates


Mokhtar Hakim, one of the youngest Tanoura and folklore dancer, he started his life as a Tanoura dancer since he was 3 years old he learned alot from his father the great tanoura dance master in Egypt and the member of reda group HAKIM.

His father built something inside him so strange, love for the dance, love for tanoura. He started his career as a professional tanoura teacher then became the youngest tanoura teacher all over the world.

Mokhtar also toured around chinese cities showing all chinese people the beauty of this dance, and was responsible for all artistic shows in the Egyptian embassy in china's tourism office. Mokhtar is now performing every night at Al Hadheerah restaurant Bab El Shams desert resort and spa.

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Art Type:



Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Arabic, Egyptian Dance, Fire Dance, LED Show, Spinning, Tanoura Dancing, Traditional, Traditional Dance, Zaffe

Events Type:

Hotels & Restaurants, Clubs & Pubs, Wedding, Festival, Public Event, Cruise Ship, Corporate Event, Children Birthday, Private Party, Exhibition


English, Arabic

Awards and Recognition

1st place dancer Tufag festival 2006

1st place dancer in Hong Kong expo 2009

1st place dancer in Hangzhou expo 2011

1st place dancer in Guangzhou expo 2012


tanoura and folkore dancer at bab alshams desert resort and spa

Tanoura and Egyptian folklore dancer at the theatre Dubai


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Radwa K

10 April 2023

Thank you so much Mokhtar was excellent and really added a lot of value to our ramadan real estate sales event.

Genevieve (Golden Lion Travel & Tourism LLC)

22 March 2023

Thank you. Me my friend they had a good time, artists were good in getting everything set on time.

Parish R

28 November 2022

The artist was super, thank you so much!