Traditional Russian Dance Where The Performers Appear To Be Floating across The Stage

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Beriozka is a traditional Russian dance where the performers appear to be floating across the stage. The women actually have to stay on their tippy toes (en pointe) the entire time to maintain the illusion. At 30 seconds in it just becomes otherworldly.

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They are famous for their moves where the women actually have to stay on their tippy toes the entire time to maintain the illusion.Take a look at this mesmerizing performance that will blow you away. Have you seen a dance like this ever before?

For years, the Beryozka troupe was regarded as a trademark of the Russian culture; its artistry has won audiences in 80 countries. Its repertoire is rich and unique, consisting of round dances, comic dances, quadrilles, and sketches of Russian life.

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Preserving our age-old national culture, the group allows its audiences to better understand the Russian soul, itpersonifies the stories of our people in their highly-professional dance performances. A critic for the French newspaper Le Figaro once wrote, “It is better to see one concert by Beryozka than it is to read more than 200 books about Russia.

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