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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Southeast Asia, Sister Cities, North America
Location
Anacortes, WA
Anacortes Sister Cities Association. Joining hands around the world.
Community Focus
Southern Europe, Western Europe (includes Central)
Location
Seattle, WA
Ana Montes and Flamenco Danzarte performs authenic flamenco with live flamenco guitar music, live flamenco singing..... similar to what you would see in a flamenco club in Sevilla or Madrid.... performances are at various venues in the Seattle area.... also for retirement living facilities, for private parties... Ana Montes teaches flamenco to all levels, children through adults, women and men, at her studio Flamenco Danzarte in Seattle. Ana is trained in Spain, lived there for many years, performed professionally for 6 yrs. in Spain, Europe, U.S.A., and is considered one of the West Coat's premier female dancers.
Community Focus
Northern Europe/Scandinavia, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe (includes Central)
Location
Baroque Northwest is the presenting organization for the Grand Cru Baroque ensemble directed by Kim Pineda & August Denhard. The organization also presents workshops directed by members of the ensemble and occasionally by visiting artists. We are not a presenting organization for other ensembles. We are, however, interested in learning about individual artists. Please feel free to send us URLs of your work.
Community Focus
Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, Middle East, African American/Black, East Asia, Southern Europe, Multicultural, Southeast Asia, Western Europe (includes Central), Northern Africa
Location
Seattle, WA
One City promotes language learning and teaching opportunities that reflect the cultures of Puget Sound.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Kirkland, WA
Hopa Trop Folk Ensemble performs Bulgarian dances and songs from all folklore regions of Bulgaria.
Community Focus
Southern Europe, Multicultural, Western Europe (includes Central), South America
Location
Guitarist, Composer, Multi-Instrumentalist, Poet, Vocalist Neo-Flamenco, Classical, World Music Fusion
Community Focus
Southern Europe, Sister Cities
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle-Perugia Sister City Association has maintained ties of sisterhood and friendship with Perugia, Italy.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Anacortes, WA
The Vela Luka Croatian Dance Ensemble, founded in 1975, perform music and dance of Croatia and the United States. Anacortes, home of the Vela Luka Croatian Dance Ensemble, is located on Fidalgo Island in the Northwest corner of Washington State. One-quarter of the residents of this unique community are descended from immigrants from another fishing village: Vela Luka, on the Island of Korčula, Croatia. The performers in Vela Luka represent four generations of Croatian Americans who have introduced their culture’s extraordinary choreography, music, and instruments to people all over the world. Forming a cross-cultural link between the Puget Sound region and Croatia, the company strives to preserve Croatian folkways and culture for generations to come.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle
In autumn of 1994, the University of Washington Scandinavian Department, with support from the Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, began teaching the languages of the three Baltic States, Estonian, Latvian, and Lithuanian at multiple levels. Language instruction is at the core of the growing Program in Baltic Studies. This program is also developing in other areas. Estonian, Latvian, and Lithuanian materials are included in numerous courses. Prominent speakers on Baltic topics are regularly brought to the University for guest lectures and consultation with faculty and students. Outstanding students receive financial support for exchanges to Baltic universities.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Lynnwood, WA
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle
A Seattle-based non-profit aerial dance theatre company that specializes in folklore and mythology.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle, WA
St. James Youth Ministry empowers young people to BE the hands and feet of Christ, inviting them to embrace their baptismal priesthood, enter into the Paschal Mystery, and build the Kingdom of God.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
St. Spiridon Orthodox Cathedral, Seattle is a part of the Diocese of the West (OCA). All services are in English.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church is located in Seattle's Montlake neighborhood and serves a community of over 600 families.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Kultur Shock is a Seattle-based gypsy punk band which specializes in mixing music like rock, metal and punk with traditional Balkan music.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Kenmore, WA
Community Focus
Southern Europe
Location
Seattle, WA
The study of French and Italian language and culture is more important than ever. Italy and France are core members of the European Union and important players in the global economy. French is spoken daily by an estimated 220 million native speakers worldwide and is an official language in 29 countries across five continents. Italian ranks sixth among all languages studied in the US, while French ranks second. Both languages open up many doors to students interested in international careers.
Community Focus
Southern Europe
Location
Duvall, WA
The relations between the Republic of Malta and the United States of America are excellent – relations that are well rooted into history. The first interaction between our two countries started in fact at the very beginning of America, at the time of the Knights of Malta when several well-trained Maltese seamen contributed towards the struggles of the independence of the American colonies. Since then our bi-lateral relations have come a long way and cooperation is at every level including political, social, economic and cultural.