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                BODY OF DANCE 

                The St. Folk Dance group Ll˙cia of Reus, their Body of Dance as well as the Dance of Sticks, it was create to the year 1.991, in the city of Reus (Tarragona), her goal him to spread the Catalan typical dances of the nominated Catalan Countries that include the communities of Catalonia.

                 The dances that are represented sleep the that they are danced in these zones, and consist of dances, which we can frame them in a typical folklore of each zone, since they are danced, Typical Dances of Aragon, boleros, copeos, etc. and sleep representative of the civic life, for that sleep elegant and stately and of other than sleep as they were danced in the square senior of the village on the occasion of the parties.


                The group is compound by dancers, of age sanitary napkins among  years, the month small and 20 years the month great. Although traditionally the dance of sticks was interpreted by men, girls are at present the majority, since the weather change and those who integrate into these activities more are the girls nowadays.

               Our repertoire consists of different figures or dances that have kept on being collected during the years, some more antique ones and other of new creation.

                The first performance was on the 25th May of 1.991 within the framework of the provincial encounter of carpenters that is was celebrated in the Palma of Reus (Tarragona), although the official debut had place in the Local Festivity of Saint Pere de Reus (Tarragona) of the same year. From this date our dance of sticks has operated in many populations of Catalonia and Balears, mainly in the Tarragonese regions, participant also in the national encounters of folk dancer with sticks of Catalonia, as well as in the international festivals of the Sardana (there is a representation of the different groups: folk dancers with sticks, devils, castles, etc) celebrated in Luxembourg, Manchester.

              Since then we have participated every year in the local festivities of Saint Pere and of the Virgin of the Misericordia as a recognized festive group for the protocol of the city.

                 The repertoire that has been danced during the life of the Folk Dance Group com off like this:

-In the party (Granollers) -Near the sea -Dance From La Cerdanya -Dance from la Cerdanya of the Seu d'Urgell -Dance from la Cerdanya of Saint Llorenš de Cerdans
-Dance from La Cerdanya of Tremp -Dance of crossbows of the plain of Vic -Dance of sticks -Dance of big-headed -Dance of bells of the almond of Merola
-Dance of ribbons -Dance of ribbons of les Preses -Dance of cakes of prades -Dance of high folk dance of Surnia -Dance of bands of MaldÓ
-Dance of bands of Saint MartÝ de Tous (Anoia) -Dance of courtship -Dance of giants -Dance of giants (Olot) -Dance of giants (Saint Esteve d'en Bas)
-Dance of giants (Saint Joan de les Fonts) -Dance of gypsies of the VallÚs -Dance of the passacaglia -Dance of the Marratxa -Dance of the bellows
-Dance of the broom -Dance of the sparrow hawk -Dance of lancers -Dance of dwarves -Dance of Nyacres (Roses)
-Dance of shepherds -Dance of Saint Farriol -Dance of Saint Farriol de Senterada -Dance of Saintly lidre and the heap -Dance of Saint Isidre
-Dance of the Bedriol -Dance of the Donkey -Dance of the to run of the Vallespir -Dance of the ample coat -Dance of the scarf of Bot in Terra Alta
-Dance of the punch in Tortosa -Dance of the fan and the bouquet of Saint Cugat del Valles -Dance of the handkerchiefs -Dance of the provosts -Dance of scarecrows
-French dance d'Enviny -Flat dance -Flat dance of alinya -Flat dance of Canejan -Flat dance of easels of Saint Feliu de Pallerols
-Flat dance of durro -Flat dance of Esterri d'Aneu -Flat dance of Llavaneres -Flat dance of Saint Mateu de Morella -Bead dance of Saint Vicenš de Llavaneres
-Flat dance of the easels -Round dance -Ballano -Bolanguera -Bolero of Alcudia de Carlets
-Branle of Quercy -Catxutxa -Country dances -Counter step -Xinxina counter step in senterada
-Copeo of Manacor -High folk dance of Surnia -Folk dances -On top of the diri -Dances of the Vall d'Aran
-The dance of Ferriol -The dance of the Maniera -The ballet -The patatuf of the field of Tarragona -The Rotlletˇ
-The tio fresco -The new dwarves of the Patum popular festival of Berga -The rigodons of Sort -He enters of dance -Entry of dance of Caldes de Montbui
-Farandole of song of love and of war -Farandole of the Rosellˇ and dance of Saint Llorenš -Provenšal Farandole -Ga fra half -Gallop
-Gallop of courtesy of Gurb -Gallop of tambourines of Valencia -Yankee -Joan of the river -Typical dance of Aragon
-Typical dance of Aragon of Ascˇ -Typical dance of Aragon of BÝtem -Typical dance of Aragon of PaŘls -Majorcan Typical dance of Aragon -Kalimba
-Kolo of Voivodina -The Balanguera -The Bolangera -The dance of Castellteršol -The dance of CampdevÓnol (RipollÚs)
-The Fair -The soiree of CampdevÓnol -The Malamanya -The landlady -The Morisco of GerrÝ de la Sal
-The mountaineer -The polka of the pope -The squad of Granollers -The squad of Martorell -The squad of the Rosellˇ
-The tirotitaina of the Pallars -The little beautiful -The entrellisada of the Rosellˇ -The folk dances -The dances of Vilanova i la Geltr˙
-The forewomen of Ulldemolins -The espanyolet del BerguedÓ -The espanyolet de les Lloses -The one shaken off PremiÓ de Dalt -The left winger
-The left winger and the corrido -The steam heir -Him peuet -Marina -Course of the fallaires
-Mazurka -Same of Maria -Parado of Selva -Double step of Palautordera -Polka of Palautordera
-Tip and check of the Povellar -Valencian Rhapsodic -Ratolinesa of Saint JuliÓ de Vilatorta -Escort PallarÚs -Touch of party
-Trencadansa of the Prat de Llušanes -Three for four -Waltz-typical dance of Aragon -Old people fisherman -He goes round here
-Xiriminimi -Schottische      

Last update: 19/01/2009 15:15:34