Below you will find information on some of the dances we dance!
Most Greek folk dances are danced in single lines; Karagouna is unusual in that it is a flirtatious couples' dance; in our choreography, the men dance in a line behind the women's line.Men of the Village Dancers perform the choreographed Hassapiko, called Delphi, at an international festival in Seaside in 1992.From left: Harry Ogden, Chuck Chernoff, Roger Wetmore, Darold Skerritt.E Trata This dance originated in eastern Megara, on mainland Greece west of Athens. The steps alternate between "pulling in the nets" and "weaving the nets." Anna Efstathiou of Oakland taught this to us in 1983.
Haniotiko This is a Cretan syrto from the town of Hania (Chania), in western Crete. Meet thousands of fun, attractive, Greece men and Greece women for FREE. Click on any of the cities in Greece below to meet members looking to chat with you.