ceremonial dance

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Davenport makes clear in the introduction his debt to the seminal work of Cawte, Helm, Marriott, and Peacock in indexing ceremonial dance in this journal's predecessor in 1960, and that debt is evident in several respects.
Next, explain that this mask represents a sacred, or holy, creature called "Barong," and is used in a ceremonial dance that dramatizes good vs.
(1.) Corroboree is a ceremonial dance of the Aboriginal Australians.
The play is about women growing up in India and there's a village scene involving a ceremonial dance with a chicken.
After two days of ceremonial dance, fire rituals and celebration, the Scottish teacher had become the first white man to be initiated into an Aboriginal tribe.
Having danced the chicken dance for more than 40 years, Deerfoot has watched it grow from being a ceremonial dance to being performed in powwows.
Teters, a graduate student recruited by the University of Illinois Art Department, brought her two children to a Fighting Illini basketball game where a student dressed as Chief Illiniwek performed a pre-game purported ceremonial dance to raise the team's spirit and entertain the fans.
My understanding for the reason behind the WRU request to change 100 years of tradition was because 'Wales' wanted the national anthem, Mae Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau, to act as an official response to the ceremonial dance.
Usually, the haka is performed just before kick-off, but Wales wanted the national anthem, Mae Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau, to act as an official response to the ceremonial dance.
She describes how every visited site is associated with song verses, ceremonial dance, story and design embedded in Aboriginal cosmology.
Sun dance - a ceremonial dance performed by Amerindians at the summer solstice
For example, a Lipan Apache guest sang about his daughter's love for Wal-Mart, but wore ceremonial dance clothes and used a huge Native American drum for accompaniment.
An opening ritual procession and ceremonial dance, backed by Davis's percussive score, set an unconventionally festive tone for the division of the kingdom.
In Hearan Chung's solo, Salpuri, a ceremonial dance from Korea that started with tiny hiccupping steps and flowed into smoothly serpentine lines, a delicately manipulated handkerchief stood for the human soul.