We’re back!

We’re back!

Face to Face classes are back!! The latest easing of restrictions means we can go back in to the studio from Monday 17th May 2021   From Monday 17th May, we have a new home in for Monday evening belly dancing at Double 6 Youth Club, Woodseats, Sheffield. We’ll...

Shimmy School Online

Shimmy School Online Shimmy School Online is the brand spanking new way to access Shimmy School belly dancing classes. But! We don’t just have belly dancing, we have classes to suit everyone! Our classes are delivered via Live video in a private Facebook Group....

Shimmy School Spooktacular 2019

Shimmy School Spooktacular Saturday 12th October 2019, Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Road, Sheffield S10 1TD The Shimmy School Spooktacular on 12th October, at Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Road, Sheffield, will be our final Hafla before our production in December....
Lebanese Dabke

Lebanese Dabke

Lebanese Dabke (‎also spelled Debke, Dabka, Dubki, Dabkeh, plural Dabkaat) Dabke is a native folk dance performed in the Middle East; it is said to originate from when the houses were made with a clay or mud roof. Because the roof had to be replaced and the mud or...

Shimmy School – What’s new in 2019? 

What’s New? We are now 9 months into 2019 and this has been our busiest year yet!! Shimmy school are hosting a community belly dance production of Aladdin the belly dance and have been busy working behind the scenes to make the vision come to life. We have been...
Aladdin the Belly Dance

Aladdin the Belly Dance

Fri 20th – Sat 21st December The Merlin Theatre, Meadow Bank Road, S11 9AH An Evening of dance, colour and magic! Shimmy School Presents…Aladdin The Bellydance Aladdin the Belly Dance – a theatrical dance production based on the well known tale of...

Crystal Fleur Dance Festival

A fab new festival is coming to Sheffield! With amazing workshops from the UK’s most prestigious teachers to professional showcases and fun to advanced competitions, what are you waiting for? Book your tickets (and your Drum Solo workshop with me!) at:...

Shimmy School Christmas Hafla

On the 16th of December 2017 we had the BEST party! There were amazing dances from talent across Sheffield, gorgeous stall with handmade gifts just in time for xmas, delicious food and some intricate henna. We had an absolute blast and in the process our charity...

South Yorkshire Health and Fitness Fair

We held a free taster session at this year’s South Yorkshire Fitness Fair and it was so much fun! Some of our ladies from our community performance group came along to support and join in the fun. We hope that some of the ladies that tried it out caught the bug!...