we co-operate with many organisations

Shimmy Shake is very happy to have great organisations co-operating with us in our projects.

SKVR - Rotterdam

SKVR works to connect up Rotterdammers with art and culture via courses and events in their own buiildings, in schools, the city and suburbs. They help people to develop their creative ability.

  • SKVR Studios, Aert van nesstraat 45, 3012 CA Rotterdam.
  • T: +31 10 4361366
  • E: dans@skvr.nl

Maaspodium - Rotterdam

Maaspodium is a beautiful theatre in Rotterdam, the home base of Maas Theater & Dance, who represents something new for the Dutch performing arts scene combining two separate disciplines, dance and theater, in a single company.

In 2014, Shimmy Shake has held her first Shimmy Shake Festival at this wonderful venue i

  • Maaspodium, St. Jobsweg 3, 3024 EH, Rotterdam.
  • T: +31 (0)10 7070430
  • E: info@maastd.nl 

Grounds – Rotterdam

Grounds is a music venue and meeting place for groundbreaking music from all over the world with a focus on young talents.

  • Grounds, Pieter de Hoochweg 125, 3024 BG Rotterdam.
  • T: + 31 10 244 45 15
  • E: info@grounds.nl

Dans van de Morgenstond - Heerlen

This foundation’s goals are to help spread and develop the art of oriental dancing and to develop a new dance style called Belly Break. They organize the annual International Bellydance Festival in Heerlen.

Sheila's Buikdanscentrum Meijers - Zutphen

World of Orient Festival - Hannover

Studio West - Amsterdam

Powered by the Meervaart, Studio West is the place where young people can discover and develop their creatieve talents in het area’s of theater, dans, music and media.

Breaking news

Shimmy Shake Festival Program!

We are happy to announce the timetable of the Shimmy Shake Festival 2017!

Check out all the workshops and shows you cannot miss and make your own schedule for the festival.

Hope to see you all on the 11th and 12th of November at Maaspodium Rotterdam!

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Pop up Spectacle - Beyond the Fear!

This colorful spectacle consists of 5 musicians, 30 dancers, and 2 actors. Turkish music as you never heard before with dance that you have never seen!
Don't miss this entertaining and astonishing performance!

Director George Isherwood, Choreographer Renate Bakker / Maya Acid, Musical coordination Megan Davis.

Time: 14:00 & 15:00

The spectacle lasts only 15 minutes so be on time!

Click here for the Facebook event and let us know you join us!

Complete Program Now Online!

The complete program of the fourth edition of the Shimmy Shake Festival is online!

Read all about the workshops, shows and much more fun activities via this link!

Buy your tickets for the workshops and shows directly via this link!

Shimmy Shake Festival 2017

The fourth edition of Shimmy Shake Festival with an amazing international line up of top dancers will take place on 11 & 12 November in the Maaspodium Rotterdam. We will present many wonderful shows and workshops full of surprises. You will experience a variety of fusion dance styles and enjoy lots of new discoveries including the most important developments of Tribal and Fusion bellydance.

Come and see headliners like Ashley Lopez from San Francisco, Samantha Emmanuel/Vagabond Princess from France, Nakari Tribe from Austria, and of course our very own Tjarda van Straten.

 

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