KUWAIT CITY, Jan 14: The Embassy of Ukraine will present dance performance of Virsky National Dance Ensemble of Ukraine, organized in cooperation between the Embassy of Ukraine in Kuwait and the National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters in the frameworks of the 25th Qurain Cultural Festival. The concert is to be held on Jan 21, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Abdelhussain Abdulridha Theatre.
Virsky National Honored Academic Dance Ensemble of Ukraine is a Ukrainian dance company based in Ukraine, well known for its innovative approach to the art form. The Ensemble was founded in 1937 by Pavlo Virsky and Mykola Bolotov, and guided by Pavlo Virsky until his death in 1975.
The main goal of Virsky National Honored Academic Dance Ensemble of Ukraine activities encompasses collecting, study and preservation of national traditions, customs and rites of the Ukrainian people, and creating, on this basis, folk dances and new choreographic miniatures and large works depicting the past and the present life of the Ukrainians.
Virsky National Honored Academic Dance Ensemble of Ukraine is famous far beyond the borders of Ukraine. It visited more than 80 countries with the honorary mission of the peace ambassador, including Vietnam, Korea, China, Cuba, Austria, England, Canada, the USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, Portugal, Switzerland, Denmark, Andorra, Japan, and other countries, where it has always demonstrated with honor the achievements of the national culture, made all possible contribution into the development of world culture