Polonez recently was asked by fellow photographer to pose for some shots for the Polish Festival @ Federation Square. The results were stunning.
Last weekend Polonez Melbourne performed at the 10th annual Polish Festival at Federation Square 2014. This was the 10th time Polonez had performed at the festival and has seen it grown each year. This time the group welcome a number of interstate and internal groups including:
- Kujawy (Sydney)
- Lowicz (Melbourne)
- Wisla (Brisbane)
- Syrenka (Sydney)
- Oberek (Hobart)
- Istebna (Poland)
Polonez danced at the official opening of the festival with a Polka Sieradzka leading into a Nowy Sącz.This was follows up with the boys dancing their Arkan follows by a girls with a special version of Huculka. Mixed in with our younger dancers and vocalists.
Photos provided by Irene Kutypa.
In 2015, Polonez Song and Dance Ensemble will celebrate its golden anniversary, showcasing 50 years of folkloric dancing in Melbourne. Two anniversary concerts will be held, one in the evening of Saturday 18th April, and the other on the afternoon of Sunday 19th April 2015 at the Clocktower Centre, Moonee Ponds, Melbourne.
Tickets will be available through The Clocktower Centre from March 2015. Visit www.clocktower.com.au or call 03 9243 9191