Fifty years later, Elena as an art Director with the
contributions to IVCBT, was consulting students in
acting, theatrical technique, stage makeup and
background scenes. Elena is dancing in Don
Quixote as La La Gitana. Before the show she said
to the students: "Let your own gypsy spirit fly
Take an Authentic (European style) Gypsy dance lesson. During this class women learn Gypsy music, dance with a shawl and a special,
wide, long (25-32 yards) light, flying Gypsy skirt, study the feet positions. This class is really great fun for women of any shape and age,
to exercises, to get in shape, and to tone the muscles. Learn European Authentic Gypsy Russka/Roma Tribal Dance.
Gypsy have entertained Russian poets and Tsars and the art lovers of Paris. Get ready to learn that special tribal Gypsy dance that
combines the melancholy of Russian winters with the fire of well as footwork. In our class the students learn how to interpret the Roma
music through some authentic Gypsy (Romani) movements
You can understand the soul of Russians by listening to the songs of the Gypsies. Behind every song is a story. Each performer's style
bears witness to his own unique heritage and tradition.
Russian society has admired the songs of Gypsy - the constant pilgrims. Dance melodies became a symbol of gaiety; songs filled their
hearts with sweet sadness. The styles of Gypsy dance vary depending on the country. International festivals are a form of traveling
The most important is the emotional expression in the music. A performer's interpretation of the music is the crucial. The songs and dance
of Russian Gypsies (nomadic) have the influences of many other cultures.
1 person 1 hour private
dance class - only $ 25
In Gypsy songs you could see the world's diverse culture, the raw visceral energy of the dance Their melodies evoke romantic images: vast
fields, grazing horses. Even for some who don't speak a word of Russian, these wonderful songs have the timeless quality that marks all
great folk songs.