Shimmyshowcase will be dark for the rest of this year. On behalf of all our coordinators, a big "Thank you" to our fantastic dancers, musicians, and other artists for the wealth of gifts you have provided, and to our wonderful audience members whose enthusiasm and support we truly appreciate. To all of you we wish a happy and safe holiday.
DON'T FORGET TO JOIN XANDRA ON JANUARY 4, 2009 AS SHE INITIATES A NEW SHIMMYSHOWCASE YEAR AND CELEBRATES HER BIRTHDAY AT COFFEE HAVEN WITH LIVE MUSIC BY FERNAN COBIAN AND FRIENDS PLUS FABULOUS PERFORMANCES BY DELILAH, NAJMA, KAMAR AND DIMORA. PLEASE COME A LITTLE EARLIER--AROUND 6:30 PM--FOR A LITTLE SOCIALIZING AND REFRESHMENTS BEFORE OUR SHOW BEGINS.
FOR INFO ON OTHER UPCOMING EXCITING PERFORMANCES IN JANUARY AND FEBRUARY, SEE OUR REGULAR ANNOUNCEMENT BELOW! WE'LL BE ANNOUNCING OPENINGS FOR LATER SHOWS SOON!
Everyone is invited to come out, have a cup of Java, munch on something yummy and enjoy some really great dancing FOR FREE!
Below is our upcoming schedule for the next several Sundays at the Coffee Haven in Long Beach. If you are a dancer interested in performing at an upcoming showcase, please check out the schedule below for open dates and then email us at
with the dates on which you'd like to perform.
The SHIMMY SHOWCASE begins at 7 p.m. at the COFFEE HAVEN in Long Beach (1708 E. Broadway -- 562-437-3785).
UPCOMING SHOWCASE CALENDAR
December 21: DARK (Happy Holidays!)
December 28: DARK (Happy Holidays!)
January 4: Happy New Year! Shimmyshowcase begins its 2009 season and Xandra celebrates her birthday with LIVE music by the popular Fernan Cobian ensemble. Delilah, Najma, Kamar, and Dimora will be performing on this festive evening.
January 11: Savia is your coordinator for this evening and she welcomes first time Shimmyshowcase perfomers Masa and Devon, together with a Shimmyshowcase favorite, Veronika, to our magic carpet.
January 18: Coordinator Alexiis is honored and delighted to bring back Desert Lotus Tribal to entertain you with their mesmerizing moves, so mark your calendars and be sure to come down to Coffee Haven this evening for a great show.
January 25: Another spectacular Shimmyshowcase is in store with Fernan Cobian and his band of drummers playing LIVE music with the ever popular JJ & the Habibis performing.
February 1: On this Ground Hog Day eve, creative coordinator Saviya presents Saphira, Kalila, and Gaea. We don’t know if these innovative performers will incorporate any rodents into their acts, but we do know this should be a great performance.
February 8: Goddesses Unleashed with Alexiis! This is bound to be one of the most sumptuous, sizzling and sultry events of the winter season. Ravenmoon and Jessica will help Alexiis in presenting Freya, Canece, Parveneh, Tracey Farmer, Daliah Deva, Cynthia, Ba" El, and Dangeruz. Do NOT miss this spectacular show! You will regret it!