26 May 2020

Happy eyes, beautiful traditional costumes and impressive choreographies showed by Folk dance group "Pastalnieki" - Latvia

Folklore dance group "Pastalnieki" at the NGO "Pastalnieki" - Jekabpils, Latvia is winner of Golden medal, the title "World champion of folklore 2017" in "Group for folklore dances, processed…
22 May 2020

Results of the survey "Folklore in conditions of social distancing"

As a result of the crisis caused by the COVID’19 pandemic, the EAFF team conducted an online survey on “Folklore in conditions of social distancing”. The research took place in the period 24.04.2020…
21 May 2020

The universal music scales of "kolintang" instrument

Music instrument Kolintang comes from Minahasa, the island of Sulawesi, Eastern Indonesia. The musical percussion instrument is made of light but solid local wood, whose fibrous construction forms…
18 May 2020

Ensemble for folklore dances "Velchinetsenii" has shown the beauty of Moldovian folklore art

Ensemble for folklore dances "Velchinetsenii" at House of culture - Velchinets, Moldova presented the beauty of Moldovian folklore art and national values at the stages of World Championship of…
14 May 2020

Mood and temperament in the performances of Folklore ensemble "Ratilelis"

Mood, temperament and joy typical for the Lithuanian folklore are shown in the performances of Folklore ensemble "Ratilelis" at the Ethnographic Cultural Center - Kaunas during the Competition…
7 May 2020

Petition - to open the rehearsal halls!

On May 5th an online work meeting with more than 50 choreographers was held initiated in а facebook group (Фолкор по време на пандемия!; translation: Folklore during a pandemic!). The most important…
5 May 2020

Prominent participant in the Musical Feasts "Euro Folk" is among the nominees of “Dimitar Berbatov” Foundation

Valentin Emilov Todorov is among one of the successful children of Bulgaria, nominated by “Dimitar Berbatov”Foundation. Part of the achievements, for which the youth was nominated for the project,…
30 April 2020

The mask as an expressive dance accessory

The mask has become one of the most ancient forms of expression ever created. In the majority of communities around the world, the mask has a main role in different aspects in the customs and the…
28 April 2020

The Indonesian dancers from Folklore Ensemble “Kencana Pradipa” presented performances with high artistic value

The performers from Folklore Ensemble “Kencana Pradipa” to the Faculty of Psychology at University of Indonesia - Depok, who performed at the World Championship of Folklore “World Folk”…
27 April 2020

The official message for International Dance Day - 29 April 2020

Before film and video, dance used to be “the evanescent art” – choreographies throughout history have disappeared while masterpieces of painting, sculpture, poetry, or theater remain for thousands…