Please join us most Thursdays at 7:30 pm at the Community


Center of La Canada. Contact Jan Rayman 818-790-8523.


In 2018, we won't dance May 10, May 24, Nov. 22, or Dec. 6.

 

See below to learn what dances we have been doing.



















Our Activities.




​Foothill International Folk Dancers of La Cañada Flintridge

                                                                                                                            Contact: JanRayman@charter.net



To view some amateur videos of people all over the world dancing the dances below, click on the name of the dance. Not all dances have videos and most of the videos don't have ads, but some do.


We have some new videos added to our collection. One is, I Walk the Line, another danced by our group is De secerat.


So far this year we have danced: Daliana (Greece), Damat Halayi (Turkey),
De secerat (Romania), Draganinata (Bulgaria), Dramskoto Horo (Bulgaria), Eastbourne Rover (England), Elo Dino (Turkey), Fado (Portugal), Hora de la Munte (Romania), I Walk the Line (USA), L'Homme Qui Marche (France), Louisiana Saturday Night (USA), Ma Na'Avu (Israel), Ne Klepeci (Bosnia), Pravo Rodopsko Horo (Bulgaria), Rumelaj (Gypsy/Macedonia), Setnja (Serbia), ‘t Smidjie (Europe), Trugnala Rumjana (Bulgaria), Valse des Cerfs-Volants (Canada), Zemer Atik (Israel).


In 2017 we danced:

 
Ali Pasha (Turkey)
An Dro Retourné (Brittany)
Beleilot Hakayitz (Israel)
Belgian Mixer 't Smidge (Europe)
Believe (Japan)
Biserka/Bojerka (Serbia)
Bugeacul ca pa Teleorman (Romania)
Corlu Aroman (Romania)
Daliana (Greece) Damat Halayi (Turkey)
De secerat (Romania)
Der Hammerschmiedgesellen (Germany/Austria/Holland)
Draganinata (Bulgaria)
Dramskoto Horo (Bulgaria)
Eastbourne Rover (England)
Elo Dino (Turkey)
Erev Ba (Israel)
Ersko Kolo (Serbia
Gul Aliye (Turkey)
Harishut (Israel)
Hole in the Wall (England)
Hora de la Munte (Romania)
Hora Veche (Romania)
I Walk the Line (USA)
Itele (Romania)
Joc de Leagane (Romania)
Jungle (Israel)
Kate Kate  (Bulgaria)
Kendime (Turkey)
L'Homme Qui March (France)
Louisianna Saturday Night (USA)
Ma Na'Avu (Israel)
Mari Mariiko (Bulgaria)
Monster Mash (USA)
Ne Klepeci (Bosnia)
Pravo Rodopsko Horo (Bulgaria)
Rumelaj (Gypsy/Macedonia)
Saint John River (Scotland)
Savila se Bela Loza (Serbia)
Senin Canina (Turkey)
Setnja (Serbia)
Smilyana (Bulgaria)
Sobotki (Poland)
Somogyi Karikazo (Hungary)
St. John River (Scotland)
't Smidje Belgian Mixer (Europe)
Trata (Greece)
Trugnala Rumjana (Bulgaria)
Valse des Cerfs-Volants (Canada)
Vlasko (Bulgaria)
Zemer Atik (Israel)
Zhan Zai Gao Gang Shang (Taiwan)


In 2016 many people in our group grew into proficient folk dancers! With much joy, we danced:  Ali Pasha (Turkey), An Dro Retourné, Beleilot Hakayitz (Israel), Believe (Japan), Circular (Brazil), Damat Halayi (Turkey), Eastbourne Rover (England), Elo Dino (Turkey), Ersko Kolo (Serbia), Erev Ba (Israel), Hora Veche (Romania), I Walk the Line (USA), Iste Hendek (Turkey), Jacob’s Ladder (Israel), Jove Male Mome (Bulgaria), Kvar Acheray Hatzot (Israel), Louisiana Saturday Night (USA), L'Homme qui Marche (France), Louky (Czech), Lunica (Croatia), Ma Na'Avu (Israel), Ne Klepeci (Bosnia), Pravo Rodopsko Horo (Bulgaria), Senin Canina (Turkey), Sestorka (Serbia), Smilyana (Bulgaria), Sobotki (Poland), Somogyi Karikazo (Hungary), Trugnala Rumjana (Bulgaria), Vlasko (Bulgaria), and Zemer Atik (Israel).

Our group started in October 2015. We were amazed with the progress of those new and returning folk dancers who danced with us during our first season. You learned a lot in a short time. For those experienced dancers who joined us, but already knew most of our dances, thank you for helping support our group!  During that short time, we danced the dances listed below.

Adjon az Isten (Hungary), An Dro Retourné  (Britney), Arap (Macedonia), Believe (Japan), Beleilot Hakayitz (Israel), Biserka/Bojerka (Serbia), Cetvorno Sopsko Horo (Bulgaria), Circular (Brazil), Ciuleandra (Romania), Corlu Aroman (Romania), Damat Halayi (Turkey), Dramskoto (Bulgaria), Eleno Mome (Bulgaria), Elerinka (Bulgaria), Erev Ba (Israel), Ersko Kolo (Serbia), Guhneega (Armenia), Guzelleme (Turkey), Haroah Haktana (Israel), Hora de la Munte (Romania), Hora Veche (Romania), I Walk the Line (USA), Jacob's Ladder (Israel), Kendime (Turkey), Konyali (Turkey), Kvar Acharey Hatzot (Israel), Louisiana Saturday Night (USA), Louky (Czech Republic), Lunica (Croatia), Ma Na'Avu (Israel),  Mayim (Israel), Misirlou (Greece), Ne Klepeci (Bosnia), Paparuda (Romania), Pata Pata (South Africa), Pot of Gold (Ireland), Pravo Rodopsko Horo (Bulgaria), Savila se Bela Loza (Serbia), Senin Canina (Turkey), Siamse Beirte (Ireland), Smilyana (Bulgaria),  Somogyi Karikazo (Hungary), Tokyo Polka (USA), Trata (Greece), Trugnala Rumjana (Bulgaria), Vallja Toskerishte (Albania), Yin Bing Wu (Taiwan), Zemer Atik (Israel) and Zhan Zai Gao Gang Shang (Taiwan).


Click here to see an article about us in the Valley Sun.


Sometimes we work hard to master beautiful and challanging dances - other times we just enjoy some goofy fun!