Everyone needs a little bit of song, dance and frivolity to break up the monotony of the daily grind. When’s the last time you let loose on the dance floor? Experimented with a hot, new set of moves?
Did you know that, for some people, the daily grind actually centers around such activity?
Or the hardcore, hard drug club-goers with the glow-in-the-dark thingies…
I’m talking about groups of people all over the world—from Durban to Tjapukai—who use dance as a key form of communication in their daily lives.
This is not to say that you—the occasional club-goer—are exempt from such behavioral classifications.
Though I will be focusing on cultural immersion trips and dance excursions (below), I would like to first note few examples of cultural expression via dance that are a bit closer to home. continue reading