Dance DC Festival



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The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities is hosting its Ninth Annual Dance D.C. Festival, August 2012. This festival highlights rich traditions from cultures across the globe. The Dance DC Festival 2012 will present an array of folk and traditional music and dance performance groups from Washington, D.C.

Revel in the mystery and enchantment of Dance Asia 2012: Asia in Maskquerade. The jovial, the forbidden, the divine, the sanguine, mask are significant elements in many folk and traditional ceremonies, rituals & traditions and are often of an ancient origin. Witness the vivacity of movement and partake in the dance.

Watch Past Performances

Video 8/25/2012: Dance Asia 2012: Asia in Maskquerade

As part of its Ninth Annual Dance DC Festival, the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities presents this event which uses dance to highlight the jovial, forbidden, divine, and sanguine masks in many folk and traditional ceremonies, rituals, and traditions.

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