A celebration of folklore.

The 7th edition of the “Preli Prelo” folklore festival took place last Saturday and, of course, I couldn’t possibly miss it. The weather was clement and the pre-show costume parade could take place in the city centre. The organizers, the Serbian cultural association¬† Pontes-Mostovi (Bridges), invited guests from Italy, Slovenia, Serbia, but also Greeks, Russians […]

Folklore dance festival

Last Saturday, 7th May 2016, I attended a beautiful show organized by a local Serbian cultural association, “Pontes-Mostovi” (“Bridges”), showcasing traditional dances mostly from the Balkans but not only. I followed the dancers during the parade in the city centre, and the preparations at the theatre before the show itself. The traditional costumes were stunning […]