ADC Cultural Event Seeks to Dispel Arab American Stereotypes 

Turaath: Celebrating Arab Culture in America

Debuts November 10th in Washington, D.C.


Washington, DC | | October 17, 2011 – On Thursday, November, 10, 2011 (at 8:00pm), the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) and the ADC Women’s Initiative present the premiere cultural event of the year, Turaath: Celebrating Arab Culture in America, at the historic Lincoln Theatre, 1215 U Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20009.

The evening will feature a live musical performance by the celebrated Michigan Arab Orchestra Takht Ensemble, a fashion show highlighting vibrant Arab-inspired creations by renowned Iraqi designer Hana Sadiq, and a special guest appearance by Miss USA 2010, Rima Fakih. 

“As part of ADC’s mission to preserve Arab cultural heritage in A