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Kealiinohomoku, Joann Wheeler, 1969, << An Anthropologist Looks at Ballet as a Form of Ethnic Dance >>.
Through our progressive program, dance majors participate in intense technical training grounded in classical ballet and modern dance techniques, which leads to jazz and ethnic dance studies as well as exposure to newer dance forms.
Named one of the first 100 Irreplaceable Dance Treasures by the Dance Heritage Coalition in 2000, Matteo was a teacher and performer of ethnic dance for decades.
The American Council on Exercise surveyed fitness experts to find top fitness trends: cost-conscious workouts at fitness clubs and at home; time-efficient workouts that are shorter yet higher in intensity; fitness clubs that integrate video games; baby boomer-specific programs; specialty exercise classes such as ethnic dance and hooping; training tools such as tracking gadgets; and online and mobile applications.
EVENT: China Pearl presents Life of Totem, a Chinese ethnic dance show, on Saturday, top.
4) In folk dance revivals and ethnic dance in general, the dance event necessarily involves engagement with cultural boundaries, and these boundaries are typically experienced at the interfaces among these subgroups.
A Chinese ethnic dance show, international gospel summit, gay and lesbian film festival, arts recycling workshops, a sports project for youngsters from the Somali community and a Scandinavian cultural celebration are among other awards.
30pm, the EcoRhythmClub will have you dancing until you drop to the diverse sounds of global music, performed by local, national and international performers, ethnic dance and drumming workshops.
The choir is set to entertain at the Destiny Centre in Norton tonight with a free concert of native African singing, contemporary gospel music and ethnic dance, starting at 6.
2) Tam Tsang of the Hwa Yi Chinese Ethnic Dance company performs a traditional Chinese dance at Echo Park.
The free concerts that are part of SanFrancisco's City Celebration, in its ninth year, now spread out over four months, and the nonprofit group's impressive Ethnic Dance Festival is bigger than ever.
Entering its 4th year, the Global Fusion Festival's mission is to truly embody Philadelphia's dynamic culture and make entertaining all ages a priority by loading the festival grounds with unforgettable cultural music; ethnic dance performances representing Philadelphia's African Diaspora, Caribbean, Hispanic and Asian cultures; traditional foods; crafts and giveawaysOall for free.
Chaney Monge School's Ethnic Dance Assembly performance is the outcome of a unique program that utilizes ethnic heritage dances of America's various ethnic groups to deliver to deliver a multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary learning experience to students.
Additional support is provided by Pima County, Arizona Humanities Council, The Southwest Center at the University of Arizona, Tucson Ethnic Dance Ensemble, Southern Arizona Roadrunners, Susan G Komen of Southern Arizona, CareMore, La Frontera, Jim Click Nissan, and Tucson Pima Arts Council.
2008) and appreciate that you featured contemporary dance artists with a background in traditional, ethnic dance (for lack of a better term).