Dancing at the Crossroads
From the web site:
- Dancing at the Crossroads is a 70 minute, tutorial video on Irish Ceili (kay-lee) dancing. Ceili dancing was the original type of Irish dancing and was danced in the homes or at the crossroads of the villages in Ireland. Today, there are 30 traditional dances that are stilled performed and are growing ever more popular by the onset of Riverdance and Lord of the Dance.
- Many types of Ceili's are used in Irish Dancing competitions. In shows like Riverdance, you see a combination of Ceili dancing and Set dancing in "The American Wake" scene. Americans usually compare it to square dancing. The dances are for groups of 4 to 16.
- This video was recorded in The Burren pub in Somerville, Mass. Over 30 dancers from Riverdance the Show - Shannon Company performed in it.
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