Tarek Halaby (born 1980 in Rijad) is a Palestinian-American performer based in Brussels. He is a graduate of The University of Iowa where he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Performance. For several years, he lived and worked in New York dancing with various companies and independent choreographers. He aslo completed a Research Cycle at P.A.R.T.S. In his artistic projects Tarek draws viewers' attention to the Palestinian people living in Izraeli-occupied territories (Finally, I am no one, Actually, I am someone).