Polish Dance in Southern California
East European Monographs, 2007 - 247 strán (strany)
This is a historical overview of folk dance ensembles in Los Angeles and the Orange Counties. It stretches back fifty years and examines groups such as Krakusy, Podhale, G rale, and Polskie Iskry; popular Polish dances like G ralski, Zb jnicki, Krakowiak, Kujawiak, and the Polka; and the relationship between Polish models of these dances and their interpretation by modern American ensembles today.
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An interesting example illustrating the role of folk dancing in societal life is
provided by commemorative program books printed for Polka Balls and Military
Polka Balls organized in the 1940s by the Kosciuszko Foundation of New York .
Their adventure in California recently captured the attention of Susan Sontag and
became fictionalized in In America : A Novel ( New York : Picador USA , 2000 ) ,
discussing the failure of a Polish utopian attempt at farming near Anaheim in ...
Eugene Ciejka , the director of Polskie Iskry started his performing career in New
York as a member of the Polish American Folk Dance Company directed by
Franciszka Wesołowska ( this group , founded in 1938 , was among the oldest ...
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