Webster's definition of folk dance includes A traditional dance originating among the common people of a nation or region. The music accompanying a folk dance. A social gathering at which folk dances are performed. Folk Dance Performing Arts Arts.
- Folk music Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th...
- Folklore The expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the...
- Folk rock A hybrid music genre combining elements of folk music and rock music, which arose in the United...
- People A plurality of persons considered as a whole, as is the case with an ethnic group or nation.
- Folk culture The unifying expressive components of everyday life as enacted by localized, tradition-bound groups.
- Folk art Folk art encompasses art produced from an indigenous culture or by peasants or other laboring...
- Folk metal A fusion genre of heavy metal music and traditional folk music that developed in Europe during...
- Folk punk A fusion of folk music and punk rock.
- Folk dance Folk dance are dances that are developed by people that reflect the life of the people of a...
- Folk religion In religious studies and folkloristics, folk religion, popular religion, or vernacular religion...
- Folk taxonomy A vernacular naming system, and can be contrasted with scientific taxonomy.
- Features Cambodian Classical Dance www
Features profile of Chamroeun Yin, Classical Dance, a Cambodian dancer, and general information about court dances, and the techniques.culture, Cambodian music Cambodian Classical Dance.
- Recreational Iberian Folk Dance and Music Society www
Recreational and display group based in London, Folk Dance and Music Society, UK. Includes profile, events calendar and history. Iberian Folk Dance and Music Society.
- Details Dancing the Web www
Details of events and venues for folk dancing in Australia and Colorado, the Web, USA. Dancing the Web.
- Belgium. La Compagnie Folklorique Fanny Thibout www
Belgium. Compagnie Folklorique Fanny Thibout. Traditional (18th and 19th century) folk dances, songs, games and music. Includes information about the dances and the costumes, and a list of events. [Dutch/English/French/Walloon]. La Compagnie Folklorique Fanny Thibout.
- National Nyfte www
National Youth Folklore Troupe of England. Nyfte. Members are aged between 10 and 18. Nyfte.
- Scandinavian Northern California Spelmanslag www
Scandinavian music and dance organisation, California Spelmanslag, with information on events, cassette tapes and tune transcriptions. Northern California Spelmanslag.
- The Lloyd Shaw Foundation www
The foundation seeks to preserve and foster square dancing, Shaw Foundation, contra dancing, round dances, mixers and quadrilles, folk dances of the American people. Lloyd Shaw Foundation.
- Offers Tapestry Folkdance Center www
Offers opportunities for the general public to experience the joys of dance and music throughout the world on the folk dance floor. Tapestry Folkdance Center.
- Performing Nusantara www
Performing arts company based in the UK, Nusantara, specialising in South East Asian dance, music, and drama styles, particularly Indonesia, Malaya, and Thailand, offering workshops and school programs. Nusantara.
- The Northwest Folkdancers www
The "Where to Folk Dance Organization" for the Pacific Northwest. Northwest Folkdancers.
- Performance Tanzgruppe Bolivia www
Performance group based in Vienna, Bolivia, Austria. Includes details of rehearsals and performances, information on dances and traditions, and image galleries. [English/German/Spanish]. Tanzgruppe Bolivia.
- Official Rancho Folclórico de Kearny, New Jersey www
Official site of the Portuguese Folkloric Dance group of Kearny, Folclórico de Kearny, New Jersey, NJ: Os Sonhos de Portugal. It shows the history, current members, music, and photos of the group, which preserves the traditions and culture of the Northern region of Portugal: o Alto Minho. Rancho Folclórico de Kearny, New Jersey.
- Dance Celtic Bompa's Folk Dancing Site www
Dance explanations for traditional dancing focused towards Irish dancing, Bompa's Folk Dancing Site, bal folk, flamenco and Argentinian tango. Celtic Bompa's Folk Dancing Site.
- Perform Spen Valley Longsword Dance Team www
Perform traditional dances of Yorkshire; information about their history, Valley Longsword Dance Team, performances, practices, photo galleries, and contacts. [Cleckheaton, UK] Spen Valley Longsword Dance Team.
- Panamanian Ballet Folklorico Viva Panama www
Panamanian cultural, Folklorico Viva Panama, educational, and entertainment organization offering dance tours. Includes dancer biographies, past and future performances, reviews, articles on culture, image galleries, video clips and contact details. Ballet Folklorico Viva Panama.
- Dance Lous Tchancayres www
Dance group from Mont de Marsan (Landes, Tchancayres, France) that perpetuates the local traditional dances, both with and without stilts. Site contains background about the use of stilts in the area. Lous Tchancayres.
- Square Dancing for Busy People www
Square dances, for Busy People, mixers, contra dances, line dances, books, articles and references for dance and recreation leaders, school teachers, college professors, church activities directors, and camp leaders. Dancing for Busy People.
- Non-profit San Antonio Folk Dancers www
Non-profit organization in Texas. Antonio Folk Dancers. Contains basic information for interested people and some links to other folk dance related sites. San Antonio Folk Dancers.
- South Tal-Kin-Jeri Dance Group www
South Australian dance group researches and performs traditional dance and story of the Ngarrindjeri people by dance and totem. Dance Group.[May not work in all browsers]. Tal-Kin-Jeri Dance Group.
- Performing Stoughton Norwegian Dancers www
Performing high school group in Wisconsin, Norwegian Dancers, United States. Includes profile, history, schedule of performances and image galleries. Stoughton Norwegian Dancers.
- Swedish Dansglädje www
Swedish traditional social dancing in the Stockholm region. Dansglädje. Includes dance calendar, event reports, dance techniques, and dance descriptions with video clips. [English/Swedish]. Dansglädje.
- Annual Nordic Fiddles & Feet www
Annual week long Swedish and Norwegian music and dance dance festival Virginia, Fiddles & Feet, USA. Includes schedules, profiles of instructors, image galleries, and registration information. Nordic Fiddles & Feet.
- Professional Collage Dance Ensemble www
Professional company, Dance Ensemble, based in USA, offering traditional choreographies and more modern interpretations of folk dance. Includes aims, history, details of the repertory, director, artistes and shows, press reviews and contact information. Collage Dance Ensemble.
- Dance Tilleuls à danser ® - Dance Lime Trees www
Dance Lime trees, danser ® - Dance Lime Trees, trees for dancing, love and life. With a history of the concept and its symbolism, and a catalogue of European dance lime trees with pictures. [French / German / English / Dutch / Russian] Tilleuls à danser ® - Dance Lime Trees.
- Cultural Lahing Kayumanggi www
Cultural group based in London, Kayumanggi, UK, performing traditional folk dances and songs of the Philippines. Includes profile, information on regional dances and Philippines history, image galleries, and contact information. Lahing Kayumanggi.
- Official International Folk Festival www
Official site of the annual folk festival in Varna, Folk Festival, Bulgaria. Includes regulations, schedule, and registration details. [Bulgarian/English] International Folk Festival.
- Annual Folklorama www
Annual two week multicultural extravaganza, Folklorama, held by the Folk Arts Council of Winnipeg. Folklorama.
- This Cambodian Dance Photo Gallery www
This photo gallery depicts the Angkor Dance Troupe of Lowell, Dance Photo Gallery, Massachusetts, USA. It shows most of the major folk and classical dances, as well as costuming, rehearsals, and other behind-the-scenes activities. Cambodian Dance Photo Gallery.
- Database Dancilla www
Database of folk dances from the world, Dancilla, containing videos, audio and information about dances. Search facility. Dancilla.
- Royal Royal Days International Folk Dance Festival www
Royal Days International Folk Dance Festival held annually in Szekesfehervar, Days International Folk Dance Festival, Hungary. Royal Days International Folk Dance Festival.
- UK. Eastbourne International Folkdance Festival www
UK. International Folkdance Festival. Annual festival offering recreational English and American country dance together with International workshops. Includes programme with list of performers and booking details. Eastbourne International Folkdance Festival.
- Bruce How to Start a Folkdance Club www
Bruce Botelo presents organization instructions, Start a Folkdance Club, budget planning, and equipment tracking. How to Start a Folkdance Club.
- Internationally Bolivia Mia www
Internationally recognised group of folkloric Latin performers who enjoy entertaining the public with Bolivian Culture in Sydney. Mia. With news and media. Bolivia Mia.
- Scandinavian Nordiska Folkdancers www
Scandinavian performance group from Seattle, Folkdancers,USA. Includes history, photograph galleies of events and of regional costumes from Scandinavian countries. Nordiska Folkdancers.
- A Northwest Folklife www
A multi-cultural arts organization dedicated to serving the ethnic, Folklife, traditional, and folk arts communities of the Northwest US. Northwest Folklife.
- Calendar/newsletter The Dance Gypsy www
Calendar/newsletter for the New England dance community. Dance Gypsy. Subscription information, a list of dances organized by type, state and related links. The Dance Gypsy.
- Aims Everest Nepal Cultural Group www
Aims to conserve and develop Nepalese cultural heritage. Nepal Cultural Group. Includes profile and notes on authentic traditional dances. Everest Nepal Cultural Group.
- Folk Gruppo Folcloristico Agilla e Trasimeno www
Folk group in Perugia, Folcloristico Agilla e Trasimeno, Italy performing dances and songs from Italy. With pictures, videos and calendar of events. Gruppo Folcloristico Agilla e Trasimeno.
- Filipino Kababayang Pilipino - cultural performing arts group www
Filipino cultural performing arts group in British Columbia, Pilipino - cultural performing arts group, Canada. Includes profile, repertoire, audio and video clips, image gallery, news, events, booking information, forum and contact details. Kababayang Pilipino - cultural performing arts group.
- French Les Panards Dansants www
French and Breton traditional music and dance in Leeds, Panards Dansants, UK. Includes lyric collection, information on dances and details of meetings, workshops, venues, and events. Les Panards Dansants.
- A NEFFA LinkFest: Folk Dancing www
A directory of folk dancing pages NEFFA LinkFest: Folk Dancing.
- Dutch Mundo Etnico Foundation www
Dutch non-profit organization which promotes dance cultures from the South Pacific, Etnico Foundation, by means of seminars, book publications and CDs with music of many Polynesian islands. [English/Dutch] Mundo Etnico Foundation.
- Maintains Underbank Hall, the Home of Charles James Fox www
Maintains the tradition of the Langsett Fox Dance, Hall, the Home of Charles James Fox, which is held annually on the Saturday nearest the Hunter's Moon (late October). Includes biography, history, and midi tunes. Underbank Hall, the Home of Charles James Fox.
- Brief Turun Kansantanssin Ystävät ry www
Brief details of the annual festival of the Turku Folklore Association in Finland. Turun Kansantanssin Ystävät ry.
- Recreational Scandia D.C. www
Recreational and performance group promoting Danish, D.C., Finnish, Icelandic, Swedish and Norwegian music and dance in Washington D.C., USA. Includes meetings and events calendar, and repertoire. Scandia D.C..
- Society Volkdansvereniging NVS www
Society promoting English, NVS, Scottish, Irish and American dance activities at local and national level in the Netherlands. Includes profile, directory, events, photo-gallery, CD and teachers list, and membership information. [English/Dutch]. Volkdansvereniging NVS.
- Multicultural Lotus Arts & Dance www
Multicultural dance association in New York, Arts & Dance, offering lessons, workshops and performances of traditional ethnic forms of dance and music. Lotus Arts & Dance.
- Revolutionary Learn to dance Kizomba with Benjamim Nande www
Revolutionary method to learn the sensual Kizomba dance. dance Kizomba with Benjamim Nande. A step by step method makes it easy and fast to learn basic and advanced kizomba steps. Learn to dance Kizomba with Benjamim Nande.
- A Chakatcha Dance Group www
A traditional African and Caribbean dance troupe based in London. Dance Group. Encourages and supports programs, policies and opportunities that ensure the ongoing development, presentation and promotion of African/Caribbean Arts and Cultures through music and dance. Chakatcha Dance Group.
- Includes Sayat Nova Dance Company of Boston www
Includes information about rehearsals, Nova Dance Company of Boston, bookings and donations, the resume of the director, calendar of events and a gallery of pictures. Sayat Nova Dance Company of Boston.
- Offers Haig's Hye www
Offers dance video clips as well as images of Armenian events. Haig's Hye.
- Family-based Aztec Fire Dancers www
Family-based group offers presentations of Aztec (Mexica) culture through dynamic and colorful traditional dances. Aztec Fire Dancers.
- Non Mexican Dance Ensemble www
Non for profit organization founded on the principles of equality and freedom of expression. Dance Ensemble. MDE is committed to improving our community through art education. With information on shows, lessons and media. Mexican Dance Ensemble.
- Photographic Field Notes www
Photographic journal of fieldwork in Basque dance covering the Korpus Eguna dancers and various festivals in Gipuzkoa, Notes, Bizkaia, Lapurdi and Nafarroa. [English/Basque]. Field Notes.
- Cultural Erketz www
Cultural group from Gipuzkoa. Erketz. Includes details of the dance school, the adult group, their festivals, musicians, wedding fees and image galleries. [Basque/English/Spanish]. Erketz.
- Overview Austrian Folk Dancing - Wikipedia www
Overview including types of dances, Folk Dancing - Wikipedia, details of festivals, musical instruments and clothing. Austrian Folk Dancing - Wikipedia.
- A Bavarian Schuhplattlers of Edmonton www
A group dedicated to preserving the traditions of Bavarian folk-dancing and costume in Canada. Bavarian Schuhplattlers of Edmonton.
- Formació Grup de Danses Alimara www
Formació integrada en la Societat Coral «El Micalet» de València, Danses Alimara, que des de 1976 s'ha dedicat a la investigació, restauració i difusió del folklore del País Valencià (música, balls, danses, cançons i indumentària). Grup de Danses Alimara.
- Història Esbart Dansaire de Granollers www
Història del grup, Dansaire de Granollers, objectius, actuacions, assajos, fotos, vídeos i com contractar-los. Esbart Dansaire de Granollers.
- Alexa: Folk Dance
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Folk Dance
- DMOZ: Folk Dance
dmoz.org Directory: Folk Dance