Shimmy School Belly Dance Blog

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

belly dance performance
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 raffle raised £133.10 for […]

Shimmy School Christmas Hafla

Teaching belly dancing in Peace Gardens
Mondays: 7.15-8pm Meersbrook United Reformed Church, Sheffield Fitness Drop in Class suitable for all £5 drop in price or £45 for 10 weeks 8-9pm Meersbrook United Reformed Church, Sheffield Skills and Choreography Class for those wishing to take their dance to the next level This class runs in in blocks […]

Belly Dancing Class Timetable