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TOYI-TOYI DANCE – ZIMBABWE

Developed mainly during the apartheid period, is a Southern African dance form known as Toyi-Toyi dance. The Toyi Toyi dance is performed mainly during ‘protests’ is said to have originated from Zimbabwe. Apparently, it was the Zimbabwe People’s Revolutionary Army (ZIPRA) that was responsible for the creation of this dance. Furthermore, it was from the […]

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BORROWDALE DANCE- ZIMBABWE

Named after a “Horse racing track” is an African dance form known as Borrowdale. Also known as “dance of horses” this style is said to have originated from Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe located in the southern part of Africa. Apparently, this dance form was popularized by a popular African musical group known as “Khiama […]

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