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Monthly Archives: December 2010

She’s So Skirt! Joyful Ringleader

Featured in Skirt! Magazine

It may come as a surprise that hooping wasn’t a favorite childhood activity for Hoola Monsters founder and lead instructor Abby Albaum. In fact, she says it wasn’t until she was 27 years old that she picked up her first hoop.

“I saw my friend Kacey hooping and was mesmerized that it had evolved into this gorgeous performance art, movement meditation practice and form of holistic health and well-being,” says the Florida native.

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Hoopla Surrounds Miami’s Art Basel

Published in the Miami Herald
Hula hoops and art — an unconventional pairing of the silly and the serious — were the life of Miami Art Museum’s “Party on the Plaza” at the Cultural Center in downtown Miami Thursday night.

Outdoors, under a clear night sky, MAM patrons and other guests were treated to drinks, DJ music, a documentary called The Hooping Life projected onto a wall, and performances by the Hoola Monsters, a troupe that excels at twirling toy hoops around waists, limbs and necks.

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