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  • Epic Geek Battle with Fire
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  • Epic Geek Battle with Fire
  • Epic Geek Battle with Fire
  • Epic Geek Battle with Fire
  • Epic Geek Battle with Fire

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Upcoming Performances

Raks Geek: Geek + Bellydance + Fire - Uptown Underground: Nerd Bellydance and Fire Performance, June 16, 2018 - Smoke + Wonders

Raks Geek: Smoke + Wonders

Saturday, June 16, 2018: 10:00pm (doors at 9:30pm)

Uptown Underground
4707 N. Broadway | Chicago, IL 60640
Tickets: $25-$39
Ages 21+

"Lifelong geeks who bring a love and expertise in science fiction, technology, research science, and comics."- Broadway World

Wonder Woman charges onto the battlefield every man insists she ignore. Kylo Ren bellydances into the Dark Side. Thor throws around his hammer (and fire). Join the Chicago Reader's Best Dance Troupe 2017 (runner-up) in our new, later time slot for as we explore gods, midi-chlorians, and superheroes with bellydance and fire.

A portion of proceeds will go to the National Runaway Safeline to make sure vulnerable youth always have a confidential, non-judgmental person to talk to.

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Raks Geek has performed at venues including the University of Chicago, Gen Con, Wizard World Chicago, Uptown Underground, Sidewalk Festival of Performing Arts, Mayne Stage, Chi-Fi, Viaduct Theatre, Prop Thtr, Chicago TARDIS, Public House Theatre, and Kenosha Public Library. Our bellydancers and flow artists/firespinners have also performed at venues including the The Field Museum, Untitled, Tribal Fest (Sebastopol, CA), Metro, Alhambra Palace, University of Illinois - Chicago, International Festival of Oriental Dance (Spain), Atomic Lollipop (Canada), Chicago Full Moon Fire Jam, Envision Festival (Costa Rica), and Bellydance Evolution (Germany) as soloists and with other performance companies.