Category Archives: Dance

Writing about Images: 18 pics from ’18

  People, Places, and Performance My year of image making in 2018 was dominated by people, places, and performance. With just one international trip, to England and Scotland, the majority of my 18 photos selected from the year come from … Continue reading

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Patrimonio cultural intangible, sostenibilidad y una danza del Perú: la Huaconada de Mito

También disponible en inglés aquí. Algunos podrían pensar y decir que esto es solo un oscuro baile local. La Huaconada se realiza en Mito, ubicada a 3,286 m de altura en los Andes del Perú los tres primeros días de … Continue reading

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Ba de ya: Fire Red dancing and skating into November

    Viney’s Discotheque The disco ball was rotating; the dry ice smoking. DJ McE put the song that never ends on the turntable and everyone got up and danced. Viney’s discotheque was in the groove … Almost like that, … Continue reading

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Yo No Sé Mañana Expo Latino 2018!

Luis Enrique Luis Enrique, the Prince of Salsa was a real catch on the second day at Expo Latino, Calgary’s hottest outdoor festival, and one of the biggest Latino cultural events in Canada. He and his excellent jazzy-salsa band captivated … Continue reading

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Expo Latino 2018 gets Calgary moving

Calgary’s hottest outdoor festival, Expo Latino got the city moving last night in a celebration of Latin America’s rich offerings of food, dance, and music. In its 22nd year, this is one of the biggest Latino cultural expressions in Canada. … Continue reading

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Dance of the wankas and wamlas on the backdeck

  Huaylarsh Moderno The Huaylarsh Moderno is one of Peru’s best-loved dances and it was an honour to have this performed, along with the Marinera Norteña and Huaconada de Mito, by members of Raíces del Perú on my own back … Continue reading

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Steve Poltz makes Canmore Folk Festival even friendlier

  Canmore Folk Festival always has a really nice feel about it. The location, set in Centennial Park, surrounded by the Rocky Mountains is breathtaking. The crowd is bright and eager to discover new music. And the musicians are usually … Continue reading

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