252032, Ukraine, Kiev, Shevchenko 50-52

Vantuh Valentina Vladimirovna
Director of Schools
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If you recall the story of an ensemble that may be mentioned that in 1940 one of the most famous choreographers, Paul Virsky and Nikolai Bolotov, gathered a large group of folk dance choreographers, Ukraine, and it was not just a great event, it was the first in a time of such event Mashtakov. Then the choreographers who have come together created a Song and Dance Ensemble of Ukraine. It has existed for 11 years, and in 1951 it was reorganized again, after a decade of Ukrainian Literature and Art in Moscow. Now it was called the State Dance Ensemble of Ukraine.


Simd - People Ossetian dance

Simd - People Ossetian dance favorite folk dance and a symbol of all the people of Ossetia is a beautiful dance horovodny simd. This dance is dance and dance to this day and Georgians, and Kabardian, and other peoples of the Caucasus.

name of the dance "simd" the Ossetian does not mean the name of a particular dance, and is a noun that is derived from the verb "simyn", which translated from the Ossetian means "mass dance Ossetian dance ».

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Sirtaki - "almost popular" Greek Dance

Sirtaki - At the mention of Greek folk dance, the first and only comes to mind sirtaki. Many of us believe that the Greeks sirtaki is something hopak for the Ukrainians, while the dance is not a popular Greek dance, and even not very popular in Greece.

In 1964, the film «Gorba The Greek» («Zorba the Greek") in the Hollywood leading man Anthony Quinn was in the finals of the dance folk dance "sirtos." This dance was very popular and prevalent on the island part of Greece.

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Dance - ancient Russian dance

Dances Russian dance, being as old as our life, and have long adorned the life of our ancestors entertain.

dances in the Russian folk life there are so many. The combination of large mass movements of people with the song is a characteristic feature of the round dance. Driving is a circular dance in a circle. Participants of the action keep the ends of handkerchiefs or hands. Also, the hands can freely be omitted.

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Most Caucasian dance lezginka

The most Caucasian dance lezginka One of the most famous and popular dance of all dances peoples of the Caucasus is considered lezginka. This graceful dance includes a sufficiently clear and sharp attacks, making it does not look like a different dance. Lezginka - very old Caucasian dance, which emphasizes the great courage and spirit of the artist.

Homeland lezginka a republic of Dagestan. It was here the first time there was a name of this popular and revered in the Caucasus dance. In turn, the most spectacular and interesting for viewers of any age and sex is just the Dagestani lezginka.

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Ukrainian folk dance and its history

Ukrainian folk dance and its history Throughout the history of the Ukrainian people has developed and enriched by new shades and moods and Ukrainian folk dance. You'll find it all: gentle humor, grandeur and heroism wins the fight, the joy of creative work, and provocative mirth. Life of the Ukrainian people was more dramatic than happy. This is evidenced by the songs and dances of the women who grieve their hard female part. The male population in Ukraine reflects the constantly attacks the invaders, and on women's shoulders went all the hard work. Cossacks brought in a song and dance theme of the struggle and the will, and intolerance of our enemies, love of freedom and joy.

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