Mondays in the Park: Karpaty Dance Ensemble and Okinawa Kenjinkai

6 Aug

08-07-2017 to 08-07-2017 – This week features Karpaty Dance Ensemble and Okinawa Kenjinkai

Karpaty Dance Ensemble

Karpaty Dance Ensemble is a Polish-Ukrainian dance group located in Salt Lake City.  The group is active with local Slavic communities and performs at festivals, private functions and various cultural events, including Dickens Christmas, and the Winter Market at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.

Okinawa Kenjinkai

Okinawa Kenjinkai is dedicated to preserving the beautiful traditions and promoting the Okinawan performing arts. Okinawa is an island located in the southernmost part of Japan. Under the direction of Mitsuko Davies, Goodwill Ambassador, appointed by the prefecture government of Okinawa and a certified classical/traditional Okinawa dance instructor, the group is honored to showcase dance and Taiko drumming with elements of karate, which originated in Okinawa.


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