Argentina

ZAMBA- ARGENTINA

Comprising of several elements belonging to “Cucea” is a South American dance form known as Zamba. This “traditional” dance is said to have originated from Argentina, and is performed by a couple. Apparently, this dance is mainly performed to celebrate important events that have occurred in the history of Argentina. Furthermore, there also exists a […]

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CHACARERA- ARGENTINA

Originating from an isolated province called “Santiago Del Estero” is a dance style known as Chacarera. This “rural” dance basically belongs to Argentina, and is said to be an integral part of the country’s cultural identity. Furthermore, this dance is considered to be extremely similar to the Argentine Tango in terms of style. In addition, […]

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MILONGA- ARGENTINA

Created by using “Tango” as a template is a dance form known as Milonga. This “Afro-Argentine” dance style is said to have originated from Argentina, and has been developed to be performed to the beats of the “Milonga” music. Additionally, in comparison to the tango this dance style emphasizes a lot more on relaxation of […]

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TANGO- ARGENTINA/URUGUAY

Included by UNESCO in the “Intangible Cultural Heritage list” is a dance form known as Tango. This “Latin American” dance style is said to have originated around the border that separates Argentina from Uruguay in the River Plate region. Apparently, this dance has been created using influences belonging to the African as well as to […]

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