Newsletter Shimmy Shake March 2016
Shimmy Shake Talent Carnival
Ticket Sales now available
This year Shimmy Shake Talent Show is going to be bigger and better than ever! Lots of fun for the whole family and dance lovers.
As well as the Talent Show, where all 12 dance acts of the Factor CO talent coaching program present their fine-tuned choreography, there will be a bustling bazar and dance fair with stands where dance schools teaching Bellydance, ATS, Tribal Fusion, Hip Hop, African Dance, Bollywood and Flamenco will present and demonstrate different dance styles. Not only will a great variety of dance be on display but there will also be stands with colorful Tribal and Bellydance costumes and accessories, jewellery and more including delicious snacks and drinks. FREE entrance for everybody - the bazaar opens at 11:00am.
From 12:00 - 15:00h there are three workshops for dancers and dance teachers.
- Gail Pilgrim will unveil the unwritten rules in the theatre world in her workshop "The Basics of Theatre".
- Piet Rogie will give tips and tricks to make a perfect choreography in his workshop "The Basics of making a Choreography".
- Mahasin Tanyaui will teach you how to use your own confidence for marketing, sales and pr in her workshop "How to promote yourself as dancer".
- Costs are €8,00 per person per workshop - tickets are available online.
At 14.00pm there is a FREE Belly Dance Workshop for Kids. With a lot of fun and enthusiasm Sarah Safi Harb will teach the children the basic movements of belly dance, how to shimmy and how to move your arms like snakes. Let your kid discover her inner princess - registration for this free workshop is required.
It's going to be a fun afternoon all about discovering your inner dance spirit and meeting new dancing friends! We hope to see you there!
Shimmy Shake Factor CO
Last Selection Day 17 April in Sittard
(group photo of Factor CO Selection Day Rotterdam - 19 March 2016)
The second Selection Day in Rotterdam was a wonderful gathering of new dancers and familiar faces. Now on to the last selection day in Sittard!
Sunday 17th of April is the last selection day of Factor CO 2016 - we are looking forward to seeing new fusion belly dance acts who will perform for an enthusiastic public and the professional panel consisting of Sheila Zeebregts, Sulayca, Vleer and Gail.
The participants are eligible to be selected for further coaching, after which they will perform their fine-tuned dance act during the Shimmy Shake Talent Show on the 15th of May at Maaspodium Rotterdam. Come and support your favourite dancer in Sittard!
Entrance is €5,00 (free entrance for children younger than 6 year).
Tickets can be purchased at the door (cash only).
Selection Day Sittard is on Sunday 17 April from 15:00 - 17:00 at Gemeenschapshuis "de Landjwaer", Landweringstraat 112, 6133 AJ Sittard.
Mommy and Daughter Workshop Serie
Saturday 21, 28 May and 11 June @ STROOM Rotterdam
(photo by Eveline van Egdom)
Do you feel like learning belly dance together with your child? Join our Mommy & Daughter Belly dance Workshop Serie for children from 4 -12 years old, together with their mommy, auntie or grandma - no age limit!
Total Costs: €60,00
(for a couple consisting of an adult and a child - for all three workshops, including drink and snack for both at the end of each workshop)
Location: STROOM Hotel & Restaurant (Multimediazaal)
Lloydstraat 1, 3024 EA, Rotterdam