SEATTLE-“Sparks from Bulgaria”
May 6, 2017 N/A
Together for St. George’s Day - May 6 - FREE
“Sparks from Bulgaria”
Hopa Trop Children’s Folk Dance Ensemble, Seattle WA
Bulgarian Voices of Seattle Women’s Choir with Michael Lawson
Bring the whole family to Third Place Commons, performing stage, in Lake Forest Park,
for an afternoon of Bulgarian music and dance with two local Bulgarian groups in colorful traditional costumes.
Saturday, May 6
2:00-3:00pm Bulgarian Voices of Seattle with Michael Lawson
3:00-3:45pm Hopa Trop Children’s Folk Dance Ensemble
Third Place Commons
17171 Bothell Way NE
Lake Forest Park, WA
Hopa Trop, directed by Daniela Makedonska, is a Bulgarian children’s folk ensemble.
Its mission is to educate children about Bulgarian culture and traditions, through dance, music, songs and storytelling.
Bulgarian Voices of Seattle Women’s Choir, directed by Mary Sherhart,
is a program of the Bulgarian Cultural and Heritage Center of Seattle.
Formed in 2011, the 30+ singers were all born in Bulgaria and range in age from 23-83.
The choir is joined by Michael Lawson on accordion and vocals.