This group are the longest established traditional Ukrainian Folk Dance Ensemble in the United Kingdom. Based in Manchester, the ensemble is the representative dance group of Ukrainians in Great Britain and has been in existence for over 68 years. They perform a unique mix of sound and movements, combining energetic dancing, spirited singing and vibrant music which reflects the soul and heart of the Ukrainian people.
The ensemble exhibits to the world the charm and beauty of Ukrainian dances accompanied by the enchanting rhythm and melodies of Ukrainian folk music. The dancers, wherever they appeared, have won not only prizes but also the hearts of the public who watch them perform the colourful, lively and graceful dances.
Throughout its existence, the group has toured around the world and has been universally acclaimed. Amongst its many honours they have been invited to perform before the Royal Family, Pope John Paul II, Presidents, Ambassadors and many other civic dignitaries. The group also returned to its spiritual home - Ukraine, where it had the honour of celebrating Ukraine's independence from the former Soviet Union.
Our dancers and musicians have extensive national and international experience at concerts, festivals, theatre, weddings, parties, corporate events, charity functions and television shows – including ITV's 'Britain's Got Talent' , C4's '8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown' and BBC's Strictly Come Dancing.
This fantastoc Ukrainian folk dance troupe is an award-winning group of both dancers and musicians and one of the few Ukrainian acts that dance and sing to live music. The troupe’s vast repertoire of dances combine harmonic melodies and punchy rhythms that are sure to get your feet tapping along!
The captivating routines are completely flexible and can be tailored around your needs ranging from energetic traditional folk dancing to exhilarating Cossack dancing, also including singing and even audience participation if required!
If you would like to book our fantastic Ukranian Folk Dancers, then don't hesitate to get in touch with us today and make an enquiry. Our in-house team of Entertainment Experts will be delighted to provide further details on our dancers and assist you in the booking process.