Talija (Ta lee a) is an AMAZING international dance art company from Belgrade, Serbia and has over 300 dance members. These professional dancers have performed though out the world. They have performed in France, Dubai, China, Peru, Mexico, Spain, Italy, Greece, Ukraine, Canada and USA. This AMAZING dance ensemble has already have performed in major US cities, like NYC, Las Vegas, California, Chicago, Washington, DC, San Francisco and many more. Closer to home, they have performed several times since 2010 at Folkmoot USA , which is an international folk festival in Waynesville, NC that’s held every summer.
We’re very fortunate to have them in the upstate during their 2014 USA tour. They’ll be performing for ONE NIGHT ONLY in Spartanburg on Thursday, Nov. 6th at St at the Nicholas Greek Community Center, 697 Asheville HWY, Spartanburg. This performance in Spartanburg is the only one in SC.
Audiences have described them as the “cirque du soleil” of international folk dancing. These 22 dancers and 5 musicians will be performing dance styles from Russia, Romania, Ukraine, Greece and Serbia. The show even includes a comedy dance performance. You’ll be amazed by their energy and their aerobatic abilities. The performance include many colorful costumes too.
Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling Yana Kosic Allen @ 864-569-4999. Advanced tickets are $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for children 18 and under. Tickets at the door are $25.00 for adults and still $10.00 for children 18 and under. Beverages and delicious Balkan and Greek desserts will be available for sale, along with Talija souvenirs. Purchases can be made my check or cash only.
So, please come out and support international culture in the Upstate!!! Visit their website at: http://www.talija.rs
Yana Kosic Allen – guest blogging for fête