The bamboo dance in Guangxi
Publication time：2021-02-02 16:36:23
Rhythmic sounds and agile dance moves. It's one of the most popular dance forms in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Teamwork is the key in the dance that consists of bamboo pole holders and jumpers. Facing each other in pairs, bamboo pole holders move the poles rhythmically to the music, whereas jumpers, also in pairs, hop between the poles while making various dance movements. Nowadays, it has evolved into a performing art and an entertainment activity for all. It also plays a part in social dancing, where young men and women establish friendship and even develop romantic love through dancing.