Dansez! Acadian Dance Traditions on Prince Edward Island, Past and Present

Lay Summary 

Dansez! is a bilingual, multimedia museum exhibition and a website focused on Acadian step dancing and social dancing traditions on Prince Edward Island. The live exhibition was displayed at the Musée acadien de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard in Miscouche, P.E.I., until June 2017, and the website is available at http://www.danseacadienne.ca.

The project was awarded the 2016 Prix Guilbert-Buote, which recognizes the most significant contribution to the promotion of Acadian history and culture on Prince Edward Island.

Read more about the project here: https://gazette.mun.ca/research/rich-culture/

Departments 
School of Music
Communities 
St. John's
Locations 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Themes 
Dance
Industry Sectors 
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports and Related Industries
Start date 
1 Jun 2017