Photos from performances in New Jersey, Downtown Pittsburgh, Mckeesport, PA, Slovak Day at Kennywood
Pittsburgh Philharmonic Orchestra "Going Abroad" Concert 2011
In October of 2011 the Pittsburgh Area Slovak Folk Ensemble (PÁS) performed in two community concerts with the Pittsburgh Philharmonic Orchestra in the cities of Butler and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
PÁS represented Slovak culture as part of the Pittsburgh Philharmonic’s program theme of “Going Abroad.” PÁS dancers performed to the music of the Moravian folklorist/composer, Leoš Janáček with his Lachian Dances.
The dances were choreographed by Angie Lipchick, PÁS Director.
Detva Folk Festival 2009 Detva, Slovakia
On July 13th, 2009 PÁS performed for a live audience of over 12,000. The group's performance was also broadcast on Slovak national television and PÁS members were interviewed by international radio stations.
These videos include the men's Ax dance, "Odzemok," the tossing dance "Vyhadzovana," dances from the Myjava region of Slovakia, and Slovak folk songs. All dances are choreographed by Angie Lipchick, PÁS Director.
All information, choreography, photos, and videos © PÁS Folk Ensemble 2021.