Hopak in the Park brought to you by the Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations.
Chairman AFUO - Stefan Romaniw OAM
Cultural Director AFUO - Taras Galas
COSSACK BROTHERS - Melbourne /Sydney
Artistic Director/Manager Taras Galas
DANNY MCGINLAY - Melbourne,Victoria
Comedian - Danny McGinlay
HRIM -UKRAINIAN BAND - New York. USA
Manager - Roman Palylyk
ISKRA UKRAINIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE- Geelong-Victoria
Artistic Director - Peggy Kulhawec
ROZTIAZHKA UKRAINIAN COSSACK DANCERS- Perth-Western Australia
Instructor/Artistic Director - Mark Petrowsky, Instructor - Melissa Cawley
VERCHOVYNA UKRAINIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE & SCHOOL OF MELBOURNE,UKRAINIAN YOUTH ASSOCIATION - Melbourne-Victoria
Artistic Director Melanie Moravski-Dechnicz
VESELKA UKRAINIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE - Sydney-New South Wales
Artistic Director - Jaroslow Sywak
VOLYA UKRAINIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE -
Adelaide-South Australia Artistic Directors - Michelle Gorgula/ Jaroslav Kaleniuk YEVSHEN UKRAINIAN ARTS - Adelaide-South Australia
Artistic Director - Aliona King
ZAHRAVA UKRAINIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE - Sydney-New South Wales
Artistic Director - Marika Szuszniak
MASTER OF CEREMONIES - Kristie Carter
From 12:30 in the afternoon until 4:30 the Sidney Myer Music Bowl was the centre of Ukrainian entertainment with groups from around Australia performing a kaleidoscope of dance .Special performers and band HRIM from New York kept the 1800 strong audience entertained with song and dance ,old and new alike.
There will be more clips as time permits and I apologize for the blurred quality .Any shaking or wobble is there as part of the home video look that I did not intend.
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