Aalim School of Dance and the Al-Bahira
Show with Food & Fund Drive
to benefit Second Harvest Food Shelves
Sunday November 21, 2010
Join us for an evening of glittering, jingling,
and giving thanks as we kick off the holiday season with dance, music, food
and fun, fun! Catch some of your favorite performers showcasing their
works under the dazzling new lighting plot at Patrick's Cabaret. Featuring:
A spectacular showcase of performances by
professional artists, avocational performers, and student groups!
A reception with delicious Mediterranean,
harvest, and holiday refreshments!
Special performances by Al-Bahira Dance
Theater of some of their new works from recent and upcoming shows!
Holiday shopping for your dancer friends with beautiful dance and costume supplies from SaraCura!
A fun and festive full theater venue in
An open, inviting community for dancers,
friends, and enthusiasts!
Doors open at 6:30, show begins at 7 p.m.
Children 10 & under: $5
Children under 2 are free
We'll also be accepting donations for Second Harvest in the form of cash, check or non-perishable food items.
No glass containers, please. Can't attend but want to donate anyway? Visit www.2harvest.org/goto/albahira to make a donation
3010 Minnehaha Ave.
directions and parking information
Click to download Hafla flyer.
Would you like to perform?
Performers of ALL styles, including students
and groups from other schools, are welcome and encouraged to join us.
And you don't have to be strictly a belly dancer--musicians, dancers from
other disciplines, fusion dancers, and performers with experimental
belly dance works are welcome and encouraged!
Interested in performing? Contact Mirah at firstname.lastname@example.org by November 17 for additional information and to be added to the
performers list. In your email, please provide:
Your real name (and those of any other people in your act, if
applicable, so we can have a performer list and also identify people who
need to be in more than one piece.)
Performance name or name of your act (if different from above.)
Length of your piece (up to 5 min. is always fine. Between 5 and 7.5 min may be
ok, but consult with Mirah first to ensure show time permits.)
Name of the piece of music (if known)
Choreography credits (if applicable)
A very short description of what you plan to do (We understand people
sometimes want to surprise the audience, but the show organizer needs to know what you plan to do,
the style, what props if any you plan to use, etc., to ensure the show
flows well. So, know that your secret is safe with her. :-)
* A phone number where we can reach if there are questions or
Due to space and program considerations, we do need to hear from you in
advance. Thanks for your understanding.
Upcoming Classes and
Nov-Dec Intersession and Winter Session Classes
Intersession classes begin after the Hafla or Thanksgiving (depending on class). Winter session begins the week of January 17.
Workshops and Show EVENT at the RITZ!!!
July 8 - 10, 2010 at Ritz Theater, Minneapolis. Details Coming soon.
About Second Harvest Food & Fund Drive
During this time of economic struggle, more and more families and individuals--including working familie--have had to turn to food shelves to obtain or supplement their food supply. Today, visits to Second Harvest food shelves are double what they were 5 years ago. Your donation of funds or goods goes directly to help others who are struggling to meet some basic needs.
Funds and non-perishable goods welcome. For a list of the items most needed by Second Harvest, click here. or visit www.2harvest.org/goto/albahira to make an online donation.