Folk Dancing

Author: DanceWeb
Danceweb Australia Australia

Folk dancing is any kind of dance which has been developed within a traditional community with the steps and patterns passed on from one generation to another. Folk dances are not created by a choreographer but are often taught for social or performance dancing.

Some types of folk dancing include:

* Clogging
* English country dance
* International folk dances
* Irish dance
* Maypole dance
* Morris dance
* Nordic polska dance
* Scottish country dance
* square dance
* sword dance

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