ON STAGE TOGETHER:
A Bulgarian Folk Dance Workshop
With Ensemble Zvezditza
On Stage Together is a workshop in Bulgarian folk dances, hora, and traditional crafts organized by Ensemble Zvezditza and held in the beautiful city of Dimitrovgrad.
1. Learn Bulgarian folk dance pieces by prominent Bulgarian choreographers
2. Perform in full traditional costume on stage together with Ensemble Zvezditza during the International Folk Dance Festival: With the Dances of Our Ancestors.
*At the end, keep the traditional shirt you performed in as a special gift!
3. Learn Bulgarian hora and take part in Praznik na Horoto - a town-wide celebration of Bulgarian hora downtown with Zvezditza and friends (local horo clubs)
4. Learn a specialized dance warm-up that will improve your dance form and muscle memory
5. Take traditional crafts classes with master craftspeople (woodworking, wood-painting, or wool-crafting) and take home what you create. Check out Our Teachers to learn more.
6. Watch The International Folk Festival with performances by Bulgarian and international folk groups
7. Visit local cultural sights and attractions: explore the Alexandrovo Tomb, picnic at the Spring of the Nymphs, and tour the historic downtown of Haskovo
8. Take home recordings of the concerts and dances you participate in
Take traditional crafts classes