Ahmed Refaat was 9 years old when he started dancing in children’s theater in Egypt. At 11 years old he joined El Gezira Youth Center Folkloric dance and his main instructor was Mokhtar Mustapha. Ahmed has traveled all over the world, participating in festivals of dance worldwide, such as Germany, Bulgaria, Spain, Moscow, China, Japan and many other countries. He is now touring the world solely as a guest instructor and performer of Egyptian folkloric dance. He is also an instructor in Nile Group Festival in Cairo, Egypt.