Experience the joy and variety of folk dances hailing from the different regions of Ukraine with the world-renowned, award-winning traditional dance ensemble, RADOST. Formed in the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine in 1949, RADOST, which translates to "joy", has been performing for audiences all over the world for 70 years, representing not only the Ukrainian culture, but even that of their fellow Slavic neighbors.
The ensemble is a winner of multiple Oblast, Republican, All-Union, and then All-Ukrainian awards, as well as International competitions and festivals. RADOST has ranked among the best art collectives of Dnipropetrovsk region and has represented its home region at the big concerts of the All-Ukrainian Public Arts Reviews held at the main stage of the country - the Palace "Ukraina" in Kiev.
See them perform at Winchester Dondero Cultural Center, where they will share a variety of dances not only from their region, but from all over the world. Free admission!
Winchester Dondero Cultural Center is located at 3130 S. McLeod Drive, just north of Desert Inn Road. Registration for this event can be accomplished at the front desk or online at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov/parksregistration.
Those interested in this event can call the Winchester Dondero Cultural Center at (702) 455-7340 or visit the website at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov/parks. Clark County Parks and Recreation also can be found on social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook. This project is funded, in part, by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.