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2013 Festival Schedule

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Hungarian Heritage

  Dance Barn Danubia Stage Heritage House Hungarian Kitchen
11:00 Opening Ceremony
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12:00 Beginner Dance Instruction Hungarian Medley Crafts Traditions Shepherds of Karcag
 
 
 
  Flute and Bagpipe Bácska Cuisine
 
 
 
1:00 Advanced Dance Instruction Tükrös Band: Tunes from Hungary
 
  Dance Traditions: Circle Dances Fresh from the Oven
 
 
 
 
 
2:00 Sing-along Fashion and Tradition: Kalotaszeg Hungarian Heritage Shepherds of Karcag
 
 
 
 
 
  Language, Culture, and Identity Bácska Cuisine
 
3:00 Advanced Dance Instruction Multiethnic Traditions in Szatmár
 
 
 
  Local Heritage: Gyimes Shepherds of Karcag
 
 
 
4:00 Beginner Dance Instruction Artists of the Peacock Talent Show
 
  Family Traditions: Kalotaszeg Transylvanian Flavors
 
 
 
 
 
5:00 Sing-along Fashion and Tradition: Kalocsa Crafts Traditions Drinks for the Table
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
6:00   Evening Concert
Szalonna and His Band with Andrea Navratil and Roma Fiddlers

Centuries of Hungarian Dance
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7:00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
8:00 Evening Concert
Dance House with Heveder and Tükrös
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
9:00
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
American Sign Language-interpreted program American Sign Language-interpreted program
CART real-time captioning services available CART real-time captioning services available
Audio loop installed Audio loop installed at all stages listed above
Audio stream of the June 26th schedule Click here for an audio stream of the June 26th schedule

One World, Many Voices

  Voices of the World Song and Story Circle Talk Story
11:00 Opening Ceremony
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12:00 Hawaiian Chant Songs Language and Identity
 
 
 
  An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble Poetry Why Language Matters
 
 
 
1:00
 
  Kalmyk and Tuvan Music and Dance from Russia Verbal Arts Language Stories
 
 
 
 
 
2:00 Los Masis: Quechua Music from Bolivia Music Language and Knowledge
 
 
 
 
 
  Welsh Poetry and Song Dance Ceremonies and Celebrations
 
3:00
 
 
 
  Garifuna Drumming and Dance Stories Adaptation and Change
 
 
 
4:00
 
  Hawaiian Music and Dance Try a Language! Teaching and Learning
 
 
 
 
 
5:00 Ri Palenge: Music and Dance from Colombia Celebrations Words and Worldview
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
6:00 Evening Concert
The Will to Adorn Presents The Ethnic Heritage Ensemble and In Process…
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7:00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
American Sign Language-interpreted program American Sign Language-interpreted program
CART real-time captioning services available CART real-time captioning services available
Audio loop installed Audio loop installed at all stages listed above
Audio stream of the June 26th schedule Click here for an audio stream of the June 26th schedule

Will To Adorn

  Rock the Runway
11:00 Opening Ceremony
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12:00 On the Runway: Church Hats
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1:00 The Language of Dress
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2:00 On the Runway: Diaspora Inspiration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3:00 Youth Research in Communities
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4:00 Fashioning Identity
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5:00 Rock the Runway
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
American Sign Language-interpreted program American Sign Language-interpreted program
CART real-time captioning services available CART real-time captioning services available
Audio loop installed Audio loop installed
Audio stream of the June 26th schedule Click here for an audio stream of the June 26th schedule


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