Somogy Dance Ensemble (Hungary)
Somogy Dance Ensemble was established in 1949 and it has been active since then. The artistic work of the ensemble involves collecting and staging authentic folk dances and also creating thematic and contemporary choreographies. The Ensemble’s folklore repertoire consists of many pieces covering dances, music and culture of different small regions all over of the Carpathian Basin. The group has represented Hungarian culture beyond the country several times: in Western, Central and Eastern Europe, as well as in Asia and in Africa. The folk dance group will perform in Cosmopolis Festival with 35 dancers and musicians.