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…
24 April 2020

Please, fill the short questionnaire on the subject "Folklore in the situation of social distancing"

We are asking you to fill the questionnaire which includes 11 questions about the assessment of the folklore's role in the situation of world crisis and social distancing.  The results will show…
23 April 2020

The dance as an essential part of the holidays

Knowledge and ideas about the health, well-being of the family and fertility are at the heart of national holidays and their worship. The dance is a way for expression of emotions, prayers and…
22 April 2020

Kokle - the national music symbol of Latvia

Music group "BALTI" at Cultural and Educational Center of Babite Municipality, Latvia performed the "Wedding song" during the V World Championship of Folklore "World Folk" 2015.  The group is winner…
20 April 2020

Let's remember the Master Class that has built bridges between the nations during the "World Folk" 2017

We will remind you the emotions that the participants from Indonesia, Croatia, Lithuania, Iran and Bulgaria have felt during the accompanying event "Master class" of VII Wolrd Championship of…
17 April 2020

Angklung - one of the treasures of Indonesian music culture

Indonesia's colorful and richly diverse culture is the result of the country's 17,508 islands and 34 provinces. The Indonesian archipelago has a treasure trove of many authentic dances and…
16 April 2020

Amazing performance of Tambura orchestra "Dugo Selo" from Croatia

We continue the initiative #StayHome with the performance of one of the most interesting participants in the festival forums held under the auspices of EAFF.  Enjoy the "Jaftanovicevo kolo"…
14 April 2020

Ritual dances typical for Romania, Yakutia, Malaysia and Inner Mongolia (China)

Rituals are actions performed with established rules of sequence and place, the primary purpose of which is to carry the most symbolic meaning. The expression of tradition in this dance form has…