The first soloist of the Ensemble “Kolo” Milos Vulovic – Interview

personSuzana Vujović
history7 minutes reading
Dance as a form of communication that is understood by the whole world, regardless of cultural differences, erases borders, brings people together and nurtures tradition. The professional national ensemble “Kolo” manages to be the guardian of traditional art for 73 years, by processing folk dances, preserving their style and character. Through the style of games, choreographic figures, traditional music, costumes…
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The world is our stage

personSlađana Milošević
history3 minutes reading
We wrote earlier about nature and Dance: Part 1 and Part 2. And as all is so beautifully connected and happens at the right time, although we do not see it that way… Here we are again connecting dance and nature with an action: Earth Hour 2021! As stated at WWF web site in the invitation (copied): “Speak up for…
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Dance and nature – part two

personSlađana Milošević
history3 minutes reading
We wrote earlier about nature and dance. Here we continue to write about it. Actually, we have two interesting stories to share. One story is about pinguins that dance to survive and the other one is about ballerina dancing to save swans. Living in the Antarctic can be extremely chilly, so Emperor penguins perform a mass dance to stay warm…
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Something to Dance About

personSlađana Milošević
history3 minutes reading
Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on stage, film, and television. Among his numerous stage productions were On the Town, Peter Pan, High Button Shoes, The King and I, The Pajama Game, Bells Are Ringing, West Side Story, Gypsy, and Fiddler on the…
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Dance and pandemic 2020

personSlađana Milošević
history
Dear readers! We do hope you have had nice and peaceful holiday season. We wish everyone a Happy 2021. and that we soon return to our normal lives. We would also like to thank you for following us over the past year and liking our posts on social media. For the beginning of this year, the story of how dancing…
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Dance and nature

personSlađana Milošević
history3 minutes reading
Everyday I go for an early morning walk. That morning, not far from my house, in front of a beautiful villa, there was this leaf dancing. I paused to look. And to make a video. https://plesigrad.rs/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/dancing-leaf-sladja-oct2020.mp4   This leaf danced calmly, happily and carefree. I couldn’t see what was holding it in the air, the dance was simply magical! That…
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The dance chose little Leona

personSlađana Milošević
history5 minutes reading
We had two interviews until now, with Ildiko from Hungary and Milagros, from Spain/Belgium. They are both passionate dancers. This time we talked with Nela Maran (USA); her beautiful daughter Leona dances from an early age. We wanted Nela to tell us, from the position of a parent, why she thinks children should dance. PLEASE INTRODUCE YOURSELF BRIEFLY FOR OUR…
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Interview – Milagros Jiménez

personSlađana Milošević
history5 minutes reading
We are very happy that after Ildi, we have another global citizen giving us an interview. We are so grateful to my dear friend Milagros for talking to us about her passion for dancing. PLEASE INTRODUCE YOURSELF BRIEFLY FOR OUR READERS (WHERE DO YOU COME FROM, WHAT DO YOU DO FOR LIVING, WHAT ARE YOU HOBBIES AND ANYTHING ELSE YOU…
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Dancing princess

personSlađana Milošević
history5 minutes reading
Netflix TV Series “The Crown”, Season 4 is just released this November. This season introduces us Lady Diana. Diana, Princess of Wales (born Diana Frances Spencer; 1 July 1961 – 31 August 1997) was a member of the British royal family. She was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, the heir apparent to the British throne, and was the mother of Prince William and Prince Harry (Diana, Princess…
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Interview – Ildikó Nádas

personSlađana Milošević
history3 minutes reading
The first woman, an African-American in space, Dr. Mae Jemison often talks about how much dancing helped her in her career. We wrote  about it on our blog here (Space and Dance). This text gave us the idea to do interviews with dancers from all across the world. We would like them to tell us how the dance helped them in…
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