Folk Dance: Lion Dance vs. Dragon Dance
Folk dances represent one of the strongest ways (sometimes truly ancient) traditions of countries and regions can be showcased to the public and are passed down from generation to generation to help keep a culture or tradition alive.
Two traditional dances are discussed below.
Read about each style of dance. Watch the video links and practice the Movements! Think about the similarities and differences of these two amazing dance genres.
Observe while you watch...and look for interesting pathways, costumes, and colors.
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