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EDI -- Latin America - DANCE [clear filter]
Friday, May 25
 

2:20pm PDT

TUSUYPERU
Peruvian Rhythms Dance Group

Friday May 25, 2012 2:20pm - 2:50pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
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  • Biography TusuyPeru dance group was born in Ellensburg, Washington, July of 2010. It was originated to celebrate Peruvian culture in the Northwest , United States. TusuyPeru pursues to bring you an imaginary voyage to the beautiful beaches, the wonders of the majestic Haciendas, and keep going to the elevated Andes continuing to the warm rainforest of Perú The name, TusuyPeru is a combination of two words; Tusuy in Quechua (ancient Peruvian language) means Dance and Peru is the name of the country that give us all of these different cultures and colorfull dances The director is a Peruvian Native dancer and ex director of "Sentimiento Peruano" dance group in Lima - Peru.

3:00pm PDT

Peruvian Passion
Afro-Peruvian/Andean Dance

Friday May 25, 2012 3:00pm - 3:30pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
  • Biography We are group of Peruvian Women who now live in the State of WA (Tacoma and Gig Harbor). We are very proud of our Peruvian background and love to show our dances to the community. Our country has many diverse dances and not very well-known in this part of the country. We do dances from the coast which have African influence. We also do a beautiful dance from the Andes which we share with Bolivia. Our garments are authentic from Peru and have beautiful colors!!!

3:40pm PDT

Dora Oliveira and Dandaras
Afro-Brazilian Dance

Friday May 25, 2012 3:40pm - 4:10pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
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  • Biography Born in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, Dora Oliveira has performed and taught Afro-Brazilian dance for over 25 years. Her career as a professional dancer began in 1976 when she joined renowned Brazilian folkloric dance troupe, Exaltao Bahia. Dora has been twice queen of Carnaval in Salvador and has learned a repertoire that ranges from Afro-Brazilian dance forms through jazz, ballet, and modern dance. After obtaining a professional dance degree from the prestigious Federal University of Brazil, Dora moved to the US where she has developed a large dance student following. Dora has toured the world as the principal dancer with Olodum the world famous samba bloc. She was featured on the opening credits and Brazilian dance episode of the PBS'' "Dancing" series, and choreographed the Afro-Brazilian performance of Seattle Theatre Group's Dance THIS! and Global Dance Party in 2011. Dora has dedicated her life to performing and teaching the many facets of Brazilian culture through dance and movement.

7:50pm PDT

TangoFusion Dance & Diamante Sextet
Argentine Tango & much more..!

Friday May 25, 2012 7:50pm - 8:20pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
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  • Biography TangoFusion Dance Co presents traditional Argentine Tango, Milonga & Vals "in fusion" with other music, dance & performing arts. Here TangoFusion combines with the beautiful music of Diamante Tango Sextet. Open your ears & eyes, mind & heart - enjoy!!!
 
Saturday, May 26
 

3:00pm PDT

Ilana Rubin & Friends
Tango Demonstrations

Saturday May 26, 2012 3:00pm - 3:20pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Participatory Dance, Tango Dance: Sponsored by Univision-Seattle

4:00pm PDT

Ilana Rubin & Friends
Tango Demonstrations

Saturday May 26, 2012 4:00pm - 4:15pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Participatory Dance, Tango Dance: Sponsored by Univision-Seattle

5:00pm PDT

Ilana Rubin & Friends
Tango Demonstrations

Saturday May 26, 2012 5:00pm - 5:15pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Participatory Dance, Tango Dance: Sponsored by Univision-Seattle
 
Sunday, May 27
 

3:00pm PDT

The Roots of Tango..
With Sonny Newman & Patty Leverett

Sunday May 27, 2012 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
Rainier Room 47.62301, -122.35512
  Music-Dance Workshop Application, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
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  • Biography Sonny Newman & Patty Leverett have been studying, dancing & teaching Argentine Tango for 25 years individually & together with NW Folklife - it's a musical dance journey of great possibilities & interesting roots..!!

6:35pm PDT

Tango Argentino
Authentic tango dancing

Sunday May 27, 2012 6:35pm - 7:00pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
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  • Biography Tango Argentino: Our goal is to bring the history and passion of the Argentine Tango dancing to the general public.
 
Monday, May 28
 

4:00pm PDT

Fun with Argentine Tango
With Ilana Rubin & Tony Fan

Monday May 28, 2012 4:00pm - 4:50pm PDT
Rainier Room 47.62301, -122.35512

5:00pm PDT

Bailadores de Bronce
SEA's Mexican Folk Dance Grp

Monday May 28, 2012 5:00pm - 5:30pm PDT
International Dance Stage in the Exhibition Hall 47.62415, -122.35151
  Dance Performance, (if applicable)
  • Genre EDI -- Latin America - DANCE
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  • Biography Bailadores de Bronce's mission is to promote the beauty and richness of Mexican traditions through music and dance in the Pacific Northwest. We seek to encourage a bridge of understanding among all people by sharing our culture, preserving our traditions and instilling pride in our youth. We are celebrating our 40th Anniversary this year. Que viva Mexico! y que viva los Bailadores de Bronce!