Dance of sailors

"Exciton" - A Folk Dance performance by Russian dance troupe organised by Art India Foundation and Union Batteries at MES Auditorium, Mayur Colony, Pune on 19th July 2012.

Sailors regard the deck as land. And in dancing they evince military mastery and abilities of each one. Through a series of interconnected and sequentially developing events, as well as through specific soldier and sailor movements, such qualities of a warrior are reflected as: agility, boldness, valiant ardor, military dashing...

This group of teenagers from Russia has won several gold medals in international dancing contests. They have performed in Germany, Spain, Czech Republic, France, Japan, Cuba, Greece, China and Tunisia and have won first prize in dance competition in Russia and East Europe. They will present modern and folk dances from Russia and other parts of the world.