Balada Romanian Folk Dance Ensemble

Balada Romanian Folk Ensemble

Devoted to the presentation and education of the many forms, styles, and types of Romanian folk dance and music.

The Balada Romanian Folk Dance Ensemble is an Edmonton-based Society that participates in multicultural festivals and events around Western Canada, and has completed many successful performance tours worldwide. The Ensemble is comprised of dancers 16 years and older who share a passion for the Romanian culture, heritage, and dance. The group meets weekly for rehearsal under the instruction of Artistic Director E. Ann Smreciu.  Balada enjoys regular opportunities to receive choreography and training provided by maestri and choreographers from around the world. The Ensemble also endeavors to return to Romania regularly to tour, learn, explore and share.

Come and explore this rich culture with us. Come watch. Come learn.