Hoop Dance Half-time Show for SCAR Dolls

Photos by Jon Helm of LYDF. Last weekend we had the honor of providing the half-time entertainment for the SCAR Dolls (Saint Cloud Area Roller Derby). It was a home team match-up of the Gargoyle Brigade vs. the Pin-Up Prowlers. We performed for a full house at Bernick’s Arena in Sartell, and it was probablyContinue reading “Hoop Dance Half-time Show for SCAR Dolls”

Cirque du Sartell Hoop Dance Performance

Yesterday we got the chance to entertain audiences at “Cirque du Sartell.” This Community Showcase takes place annually at the Sartell Middle School. Kayla was unable to join me for the event so I invited two friends to come and perform in her place. Both of these lovely ladies were in our Community Ed hoopContinue reading “Cirque du Sartell Hoop Dance Performance”

Minnesota’s Finest Hula Hoopers

Here’s a peak at some of the beautiful hoopers we got to perform with last week, and an overhead view of the circus acts happening below. We weren’t able to get video of the actual hooping act because we were busy hooping, but we had fun playing with our LED hoops up on the thirdContinue reading “Minnesota’s Finest Hula Hoopers”

Vintage Circus Themed Hooping Performance

Last week we got the privilege of joining 18 other hoopers and 60 other performers for an amazing circus themed party orchestrated by Funtime Funktions. A Minnesota company was celebrating 50 years of business and they dreamt up the idea of having a burlesque circus themed celebration. Everything about the event was outstanding. Performances tookContinue reading “Vintage Circus Themed Hooping Performance”

Hoop Dance Performance at the Sartell Community Showcase

We brought an armload of hoops with us for our hoop dance performance at this years 50s themed Community Showcase in Sartell, MN. Lots of people picked up our extra hoops to play with during our performance. The hoops fit right in with the theme making a fun activity for everybody to participate in. TheContinue reading “Hoop Dance Performance at the Sartell Community Showcase”

The Best Shoes for Hula Hooping

There has been some curiousity in the hooping community as to what are the best shoes to wear during your hoop dance practice. We are here to share with you an obvious solution that is often overlooked. Ballet shoes. They are created for the specific purpose of dancing, spinning and feeling lightweight on your feet.Continue reading “The Best Shoes for Hula Hooping”

Holiday Hoopers

Tis the season to be jolly, so we tried to do our part by putting smiles on some stressed-out faces at the over-crowded mall last weekend. After dressing up in santa hooper costumes we spun up a spectacle right in the middle of the foot traffic at the Crossroads Mall. It was fun to see all theContinue reading “Holiday Hoopers”