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Resurrection of folklore tradition in the village Janovice

Year of granting the aid: 2016
Realisation date: 01.07.2016 - 30.11.2016
Amount: 50 000 CZK
Organization: PRVOČAS z.s.

This project is the beginning of refreshing folklore tradition in the village, which dates back to the 30s of the 20th century, when the village functioned folklore ensemble of adults Ondráš and consequently the children’s ensemble Ondrášek. The village regularly held Ondrášovské festival celebrations, which was unique in its atmosphere because its main part was held in the now inoperative natural amphitheater Hradisko. We successive steps to restore the tradition of folklore in the village throughout its original range. The first step is to resume the adult and children’s group into which they converge at the beginning of their formation, and especially a series of commemorative meeting of the surviving members of the original file, with the members present and generally with the younger generations and children, which will be mediated by the history of folklore in the village including the final exhibition on the subject. Part of the project will be renewal of local costumes, which are preserved only fragments and the production of which will participate in local clubs.