Wednesday, January 3, 2018
~~ UPCOMING SHIMMYSHOWCASE EVENTS ~~
SHIMMY SHOWCASE will take place on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 6:30 p.m. for most of 2018 at Viento y Agua Coffee House in Long Beach at 4007 East 4th Street; (562) 434-1182.
January 13 –Xandra (Pat) presents “Birthday Fantasy” featuring belly dancing favorites Meryem Vani, Kamar, Jheri St James, Sarah al Nour, Saviya, Bella Noor, Christina Rizkallah, Suzanna, Jannah, Yasmin, and Draca. To mark the occasion of her 60th birthday, Xandra will offer a complimentary buffet supper from 6:00-6:30 p.m. followed by the 6:30 p.m. dance program. Please be sure to “gift” Xandra and Shimmyshowcase by purchasing a tasty dessert or beverage (or both!) from our host venue, Viento y Agua, to enjoy during the show!! .
February 17 - Saviya & Draca (Love theme) - Open Dancer Sign-Ups begin on January 17
March 17 - Amber Ray (15th Anniversary celebration!) - Currently seeking all current and former Shimmyshowcase coordinators who’d like to perform for our Shimmyshowcase anniversary extravaganza! Open Dancer Sign-Ups begin on February 17
April 21 – Raqmila - Open Dancer Sign-Ups begin on March 21
Additional sites of interest
Videos from February 18 “Love is All you Need” Shimmyshowcase at
Photo Gallery from November 19, 2016 “Victorian Steampunk” Shimmyshowcase at
Videos from December 19, 2015 “Once Upon a Time” Shimmyshowcase at
https://youtu.be/6Bp14qgMqiY (part 1)
https://youtu.be/jsss-KkG6Dw (part 2)
Videos from February 21, 2015 “Photographing Fairies” Shimmyshowcase at
Chris Laudermilk’s Shimmyshowcase photography gallery