Town Square

Post a New Topic

A social whirl

Original post made on May 16, 2008

Ballet Folklorico de Stanford builds a buoyant community

Dance shoes stomp, the sound made bright by nails in their soles. Ceiling fans and swirling skirts kick up a breeze in the small rehearsal room. Ballet Folklorico de Stanford, a group of mostly undergrad and some graduate students, is an especially robust organization these days.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 15, 2008, 8:53 PM

Comments (1)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Thanks whoever took the photo
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on May 16, 2008 at 6:52 am

The top photo is one of the all time most beautiful photos I have ever seen of folk dancers. The clarity of focus on her face with her focus shining through in the middle of the "flower" of her blurred and whirling dress...Wow. Not the usual smiling woman, all of the photo trying to be in focus.

thanks


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 2,883 views

WUE makes out-of-state tuition more affordable
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 2,762 views

Ode to Brussels Sprout
By Laura Stec | 14 comments | 2,343 views

Go Giants! Next Stop: World Series!
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,785 views

A Surprise!
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 846 views