GOOD PRACTICES OF THE TRENČÍN REGION
TRENČÍN & MYJAVA REGIONS
Joint dances (joints - „kĺby, kúby“, joint dances - „kúbovky“) these are specific features of folklore dance when female dancer dressed in the traditional folklore costume, jumps onto various joints (hip, knee or even shoulder) of a male dancer or dancers.
This dynamic and attractive dance element has been recognized to be the most important Slovak folklore dance known outside Slovakia. In spite of the phenomenon of a rich and still living folklore heritage in Slovakia, joint dances are characteristic particularly for the Trenčín and Myjava Regions.
- Headerphoto: Druzba
- Photo 1: Tnbrana
- Photo 2: Polsko