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Shimmy Con Presents
with special guest Salaam
Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 8:30PM
114 E. Kirkwood Ave.
Sparkles, shimmies, earthy, and elegance briefly describe the complex and wonderful world of Belly Dance. Spectacular Shimmies is the main stage performance of Shimmy Con, an annual Belly Dance Conference. Enjoy an evening of amazing performances and experience everything that shimmies.
Guest musicians for the evening will be Salaam, the Middle Eastern music ensemble of Dean El Saffar and Tim Moore. Dance artists will perform a variety of Belly Dance styles such as Egyptian, Turkish, Tribal Fusion, and more. The featured performers for the evening are Artemis Mourat, Donna Mejia, Jill Parker, and Sahra Saeeda who are all distinguished dancers in the field of Belly Dance. After the performance, join us in open dancing with Salaam.
Shimmy Con was a recipient of the Arts Start Up support in 2016 from the Buskirk-Chumley Theater.
Doors for this general admission event will open at 8pm. The event is expected to last roughly 2 hours. Discounted tickets are available for children (12 and younger), students with ID, and seniors (62 and up). There will be a day of price increase.