October 28, 8:00 AM - November 4, 5:00 PM @ Civic Center Avenue
November 1, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Civic Center Auditorium
In village cultures, people participate directly in live events within their small community and, in other ways, practice their arts in traditional ways. Our digital age maintains some of the old cultural features, of course, but we tend to withdraw further and further from activities that are based in the community. Transylvanian Hungarian village cultures are rich and varied … and villagers live, so to speak, in the moment when they sing and dance. A few video clips will provide fascinating samples of how music and dance work in the villages.