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Dance is diverse! Our dance style locator is now available cumulatively, creating a growing Online Encyclopedia of World Dance! Use this section to find out some background and features of the dance styles represented in this year's performance. In addition, the dance style index gives you the opportunity to check out all the styles in our archives, by year or by style!

Dances Sorted by Style

• Click a dance style and go to the dance style description page.
• Click the name of a group and go to that group's bio on a program page.


Africa | Latin America | Asia | Europe | North America | Caribbean | Oceania / Polynesia | Other

Location Dance Style Artist Year
 
Central Africa    
-- The Congo Congolese Dance Fua Dia Congo PLM 2008 
 
West Africa    
-- Ghana Kpanlogo Umoja Clique PLM 2007 
-- Liberia Liberian Dance Diamano Coura West African Dance Company PLM 2006 
  Masked Dances of Liberia Diamano Coura West African Dance Company PLM 2000 
-- Mali and Senegal Mandeng and Wolof Djialy Kunda Kouyate PLM 2005 
  Mandeng and Wolof Djialy Kunda Kouyate PLM 2001 
-- Guinea-Bissau Balante Sunugal Ballet PLM 2002 
 
Southern Africa    
-- South Africa Gumboot Khumbhula Dance Theater PLM 2004 
-- Zimbabwe Mbira Madzimai Mbira PLM 2003 
 
North Africa    
-- Nubia Nubian Dance Mahea Uchiyama & KaUaTuahine Dance Company PLM 2003 



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