South Africa

INDLAMU- SOUTH AFRICA: The Zulu War Dance

INDLAMU DANCE, SOUTH AFRICA

Indlamu is a very high spirited and energetic tribal war dance form belonging to a tribal ‘Zulu’ community in Africa. Also known as “war dance” it is said to have its origins in South Africa, and is often performed in festivals and marriage ceremonies. This dance also includes ‘drum based‘ music. Furthermore, in this dance […]

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GUMBOOT DANCE- SOUTH AFRICA: Secret Communication Channel Of Native Miners

GUMBOOT DANCE, SOUTH AFRICA

Gumboot dance is an African dance form performed using “Wellington gumboots”. This “boot” dance originated in South Africa. It apparently was said to have been created by native ‘miners’. Furthermore, the boots (i.e. gumboots) used in this dance comprises of a number of bells that create a sound as the performers stamp the ground while […]

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