Children’s folk dance group “Dzirkstelīte”


Children’s folk dance group “Dzirkstelīte” was established in 1962.

In 1985 the group recieved Folk dance ensemble honor title, becoming one of the biggest and most popular children’s dance groups in Latvia.

The foundations of the collective’s programme are ethical and aesthetical education, learning about Latvian and foreign cultures,  improving social skills, performing in concerts, as well as taking part in Latvian School Youth Song and Dance Festival and Latvian Song and Dance Festival. The group has recieved award-winning places and laureates’ diplomas in international dance festivals and competitions.

“Dzirkstelīte” repertoire consists of Latvian stage dances, original choreographies, foreign folk dances, as well as modern dance performances.

Contact information:

Children’s folk dance group “Dzirkstelīte” leader is Jānis Marcinkevičs

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Phone number: +371 291 782 20