Yearly Archives: 2019



Shimmy School performing Dabke Belly Dance
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 clay […]

Lebanese Dabke




Shimmy School presents Aladdin The Belly Dance
Fri 20th – Sat 21st December The Merlin Theatre, Meadow Bank Road, S11 9AH An Evening of dance, colour and magic! Time: 19:00-22:30 Shimmy School Present… Aladdin The Bellydance When Aladdin, a poor kind-hearted street urchin is saved from arrest by a young girl who reveals herself as Princess Jasmine, […]

Aladdin – The Belly Dance