BMNECC

Danka Folk Dance Group

Choreographer and dance instructor Aleksandar Zankin established BMNECC’s Danka Folk Dance Group in 2012 for adults interested in performing authentic Bulgarian folk dance. The group studies and performs dozens of authentic dances from the seven ethnographic regions of Bulgaria. The group has performed at the BMNECC’s Bulgarian Folk Festival “Na Megdana” since 2105, and also participates in numerous local festivals and events. The dancers performed at the Bulgarian Folk Festival “Verea” in Chicago from 2016 through 2018.

If you are interested in dancing with this group, click here to contact Mr. Zankin.

Danka Folk Dance Group Members

Samantha Bastianini
Peter Djalaliev
Mariana Dotchev
Boris Georgiev
Antonia Georgieva
Denise Grantz Bastianini

Audrey Hinkle
Hristina Ioncheva
Kathy Maron-Wood
Frances Mavretic Wieloch
Anton Mirtchev
Hristo Penev
Violeta Vassileva

Samantha Bastianini
Peter Djalaliev
Mariana Dotchev
Boris Georgiev
Antonia Georgieva
Denise Grantz BastianiniAudrey Hinkle
Hristina Ioncheva
Kathy Maron-Wood
Frances Mavretic Wieloch
Anton Mirtchev
Hristo Penev
Violeta Vassileva

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