we co-operate with many organisations

Shimmy Shake is very happy to have great organisations co-operating with us in our projects.

SKVR - Rotterdam

SKVR works to connect up Rotterdammers with art and culture via courses and events in their own buiildings, in schools, the city and suburbs. They help people to develop their creative ability.

  • SKVR Studios, Aert van nesstraat 45, 3012 CA Rotterdam.
  • T: +31 10 4361366
  • E: dans@skvr.nl

Maaspodium - Rotterdam

Maaspodium is a beautiful theatre in Rotterdam, the home base of Maas Theater & Dance, who represents something new for the Dutch performing arts scene combining two separate disciplines, dance and theater, in a single company.

In 2014, Shimmy Shake has held her first Shimmy Shake Festival at this wonderful venue i

  • Maaspodium, St. Jobsweg 3, 3024 EH, Rotterdam.
  • T: +31 (0)10 7070430
  • E: info@maastd.nl 

Grounds – Rotterdam

Grounds is a music venue and meeting place for groundbreaking music from all over the world with a focus on young talents.

  • Grounds, Pieter de Hoochweg 125, 3024 BG Rotterdam.
  • T: + 31 10 244 45 15
  • E: info@grounds.nl

Dans van de Morgenstond - Heerlen

This foundation’s goals are to help spread and develop the art of oriental dancing and to develop a new dance style called Belly Break. They organize the annual International Bellydance Festival in Heerlen.

Sheila's Buikdanscentrum Meijers - Zutphen

World of Orient Festival - Hannover

Studio West - Amsterdam

Powered by the Meervaart, Studio West is the place where young people can discover and develop their creatieve talents in het area’s of theater, dans, music and media.

Breaking news

Program Shimmy Shake Festival 2018 online!

The Shimmy Shake Festival 2018 is almost there! Put 9, 10 and 11 November in your agenda and come and join us for amazing shows, inspiring workshops and a lot of fun!

Check the program and get your tickets for the shows and workshops so you can secure your spot!

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International Exchange Opportunity!

Want to be part of an international dance project? Be coached by Eliana Hoffman and perform in the coming Shimmy Shake and World of Orient Festivals?

We are happy to announce a great opportunity! The lovely Diana Dance who won her place in this project at the Hannover Tribal Festival 2018 unfortunately can't take her place in the project. A big chance for you!


Closing date to apply: 5 September 2018 at 17.00.

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Talent Search, Talent Carnival and The Next Level 2018!

With glorious weather on Sunday 10 June we were back with the Talent Carnival in Theater ‘t Kapelletje, Rotterdam. The sun gods shone on us making a magic atmosphere in the Mystic Garden.  As always the delicious catering of El Yasmine – Veggie Galore – was a big hit, the market stands exciting and colorful and with the lovely dancers on the Open Stage in the garden the afternoon was complete.  As so many people wanted to see the Talent Show in the theater last year we performed it twice this year.

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Flyer Talent Carnival available for download

Mail, print, post it: the Shimmy Shake Talent Carnival is coming up! To help you invite your friends, family and fellow dancers you can now download the flyer for your own use.  Let us know how you are making noise for the Shimmy Shake Talents :-) 

Do you have a dance group? Challenge them to join the open stage and show off your talents in the Mystic garden. Open for solos and duets too! Register by completing this form

There are some spots for the market available too! If you'd like to offer your product to 200+ visitors, send an e-mail to pa@liteside.nl