CFAC International Folk Dance and Music Virtual Festival 2021
Join live the world for the CFAC International #Folk Dance and Music Virtual Festival 2021 Feb 20 & 21, 2021
For the Day 1 Program, click here. featuring performances from Canadian and International artists beginning at 1:00pm EST
For the Day 2 Program, click here. featuring seminars on Intangible Heritage and will also begin at 1:00pm EST.
Day 1: (February 20) Canadian Folk Music and Dance Ensembles Showcase
International Folk Dance Showcase
Al Marwa Folk Art Ensemble (EGYPT)
Diyarbakir Melody Youth Dance and Music Association (TURKEY)
Om Shiv Arts (INDIA)
Tarumbeta Africa Cultural Group (KENYA)
Wind Horse Dance Troupe (INNER MONGOLIA, CHINA)
Day 2 : (February 21) presents seminars on Intangible Heritage and Intangible Heritage during the Digital and Pandemic Age! Please join us for these seminars hosted by leading artists and scholars in this field!
and presentations by artistic directors
Fethi Karakecili from Dilan Dance Company
Emily Cheung from Little Pear Garden Dance Company
John Mayberry from Toronto Morris Men
Ramin Shadpour from Tabriz Azerbaijani Music & Dance Ensemble – Toronto
Dilyar Askar from Uyghur Canadian Learning Centre
Andrea Kuzmich from Ori Shalva & Co.
Esmeralda Enrique from ESMERALDA ENRIQUE SPANISH DANCE COMPANY
and Keynote address by Dr. Judith Cohen.
This event is made possible by their partners : the Ministry of Canadian Heritage.