Spectacular Shimmies

  • 7/7/2017, 7/8/2017
  • Buskirk-Chumley Theater
  • 114 E. Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408
  • 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
  • Fri. $15, Sat. $20, Both Performances $30

Sparkles, shimmies, earthy, and elegance briefly describe the complex and wonderful world of belly dance. Spectacular Shimmies is the performance series of Shimmy Con, an annual Belly Dance Conference. Enjoy one or two nights of amazing performances and experience everything that shimmies.

The Friday evening performances will showcase a variety of Belly Dance styles by dancers and troupes from Indiana and surrounding states. Included with your ticket is access to Shimmy Con’s keynote address. Ruby Jazayre will reflect on the changes she has seen in the Middle Eastern Dance World since she began her dance career in 1978. The keynote address starts at 7:30 pm.

On Saturday, listeners will enjoy live music by Salaam. Performing dance artists will include the amazing instructors and speakers of the conference. After the show, get up and join us in open dancing with Salaam.

Tickets: Fri $15 / Sat $20 / Both performances $30
Day of Performances: Fri $18 / Sat $23 / Both performances $35

Friday: Doors open for the pre-show talk / keynote at 7pm.
Friday & Saturday: Doors open for the performances at 8pm and will run approximately 2 hours.

Spectacular Shimmies