Fire of Gypsies

FIRE OF GYPSIES
MUSICAL COMPANY OF BAHCESEHIR UNIVERSITY  PRESENTS

18th.07.-24th.07.2009
10:00 - 18:00 o’clock

Gypsies are nomadic people living in a Diaspora in many places such as Asia, Europe, Africa, America, and Australia. Their history in Turkey dates back to 820 A.D.

Gypsies constitute one of the important parts of the Turkish cultural mosaic. They knew as musicians, dancers or entertainers. Especially, dance and music are unchangeable rituals of their daily life. Because of this or similar habits, they have sensitive density in every behavior. These behaviors can be seemed in their relations, communications or body movements.

Gypsies in Turkey, who continue to keep their cultural values, pay significant attention to marriage as one of their own cultural legacies. Meanwhile, it was also observed that they maintain their age-long marital traditions.

Gypsies’ characteristic distinctions are always awake our curiosity. Subject has conceptual deep and rich content. Therefore we decided to play/perform a “marriage” ceremony of a Gypsy. Funny, interactive, colorful and impressive dance show is waiting to set fire on your hearts.

Musical Company of Bahcesehir University will present you love, passion, tradition, music, rhythm, dance, marriage and Wedding Ceremony of Gypsies of Turkey in “FIRE OF GYPSIES”.


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