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Muslim dancers receive death threats after striptease

Title
Muslim dancers receive death threats after striptease
Genre
Interview
TX Date
14 Oct 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:02:17
Description
Charlie Stayt interviews Muslim dancer Zarina Ramzan, about performing a dance and striptease show in a South London nightclub, along with fellow Muslim Qumar Ashraf. The show at Zatopek’s in Wandsworth was performed as an act of defiance against their religion. She says they have received death threats since the performance. Broadcast on LBC FM Breakfast show.
Contributors
Charlie Stayt; Zarina Ramzan
Keywords
London; Wandsworth; Nightclubs; Dance; Muslims; Zarina Ramzan; Qumar Ashraf; Woman; Zatopek’s

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