Shimmy Mob 2019On the second Saturday in May (World Bellydance Day), teams of belly dancers around the world dance a Shimmy Mob, a belly dance flash mob held annualy in support of victims of abuse worldwide. We need your help. There are so many ways that you can be involved. We need dancers, dance teachers, dance schools, sponsors and volunteers. Learn more by visiting the FAQsection of our website. This is a fun event, held for a good casue. Feel good about yourself by helping others. Join us!
OUR GOALS Be the largest belly dance flash mob in the area in terms of combined number of dancers Produce the widest spread belly dance flash mob in terms of territory covered in one day internationally Show the beauty of belly dance to the general public Produce a win-win event for all Promote and generate leads to participating bellydance communities Create awareness and expose the general public to a variety of styles under the 'belly dance' umbrella Generate an additional advertising venue for participating dance schools, teachers and vendors Make this a highlight event of the year and a fun experience for all involved Contribute to society by giving back to the community Get as many communities involved as possible
WHO BENEFITS FROM SHIMMY MOB? Participating dancers, dance teachers, dance schools, event organizers, professional performers who get advertising for classes offered at their location on World Bellydance Day, free publicity and a listing on the official Shimmy Mob website Victims of abuse in local shelters who receive funds from donations and sold merchandise/events related to the event Participating trained dancers who are exposed to belly dance and its many styles for the first time Dancers who seek a performance opportunity at an exciting event Dancers will get to learn a unique dance routine professionally choreographed Performing dancers who take part in a fun, charitable event allowing them to give back to the community in a wholesome way Sponsors who are listed on the official site, deriving additional exposure
OUR OBJECTIVES TO GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITIES Shimmy Mob supports victims of abuse, and the shelters and similar organizations in participating local areas, by promoting awareness and furthering the cause. We do this by encouraging participating cities to create fundraising events during the month of May and to donate directly to the local shelters.
Art in Motion will be offering a Shimmy Mob choreography study class to any registered participant.
Starting April 2nd 2019 - May 7th 2019.
6 -7 pm
Print your payment receipt from you registration @ Shimmymob.com
No additional cost
See you then!