Ethnic Holiday Festival 2011

   
Friday December 2nd, 2011 - Tonight, I attended the Ethnic Holiday Festival at the Durham Museum.
  I watched five of many Ethnic dancesperformed, two in the Truhlsen Lecture Hall and three in the
  Lobby (See Performance Schedule) & viewed various Ethnic Tables in the Lobby and trackside.


Ethnic Dances - Suzanne and Walter Scott Great Hall or Station Lobby
  All evening, 5-9pm, there were dances and Entertainment by various ethnic groups here
  and downstairs in the Truhlsen Lecture Hall.

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Listen :29
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 at 7:30pm

Strathdon Caledonia
Pipe Band

I saw this band perform
when I arrive at 7:30pm
and at the end of evening
 
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Final


Truhlsen Lecture Hall

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 In motion :29
Dance Movies videos - below selected photos IMG_5059
Dancing :34

Left:
last dance of the
Dreams of Eagles Native Dancers
 

Xiotal Ballet Folklorico
Right & below
 
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Dance before :65
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Hats off ladies :13
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Hand actions :17
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In motion :52
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Swing partner :32
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Trich and Dick Davidson Gallery -
 View various trackside Ethnic Tables on lower lever, including ....

Venezuela Arab America Heritage Society Omaha Czech
Cultural Club
Japanese American Citizens League
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Return to Station Lobby


Scandinavian folkdances of Omaha These are stills images from a single video :59
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About 8:25 pm, I took a break and sampled International Food in the Swanson Gallery.

Japanese American Citizens League Dance Movies - below selected video still
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Umbrellas :32
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Fans :32
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Circle Motion:49
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Before the closing Ceremony, I viewed Christmas tree & Ethnic Tables in the station lobby.
 
Durham Christmas Tree Omaha Lithuanian American Community Strathdon Caledonia Pipe Band
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North
Side
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Lithuanian
roadside
Cross
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farewell :07
at the
end of
Closing
ceremony
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Previous Year's Ethnic Holiday Festival

2006
 
Scottish Society of Nebraska Japanese American Dance 2007
 
Flag Ceremony - Sweden Flag Japanese American Citizen League Dance Troupe 2008
 
Flag Ceremony - Slovakia & Czech Republic Flags Main Level - Athenian Dancers 2010 Midland Highlands Dancer\


Ethical Holiday Festival 2011 @ Durham Museum

Based on Gallery by MINO STUDIO


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