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Festival Membership Pin 2018

By Debbie Lemhouse We are proud to announce the first pin in our new series for the 58th Scandinavian Festival; a membership pin that focuses on a dancing couple from Denmark. Each subsequent pin will spotlight a different dancing couple in costumes representative of the Scandinavian countries of Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway. The series  Continue Reading »

Danish Troubadour

Danish Troubadour

Flemming Oppenhagen Behrend, Danish Troubadour By Debbie Lemhouse The definition of a troubadour is someone who is a composer and performer. This describes Flemming quite well as he both composes his own music and plays the guitar! Flemming started playing folk music at the age of 15 and was inspired by folk singers like Donovan  Continue Reading »

Kupalo Dance Group

Kupalo Ukrainian Dance Ensemble By Debbie Lemhouse Impressive. Amazing. Awesome. These are all words that describe the incredible performance group from Canada: Kupalo. These excellent dancers are coming to our Festival to perform twice daily on the Festival Park Stage. The group consists of 16 dancers ranging in age from 14 – 19 years. They  Continue Reading »

Children’s Dance Schedule

To all the parents of our children’s dance groups, there has been a change in this year’s performance schedule. On Sunday of the Festival the evening children’s performance has changed this year from a 5:30 performance time to a 5:00 performance time. The change has been made to the daily schedule as well to reflect  Continue Reading »

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