VESELKA UKRAINIAN DANCERS & MUSICIANS CELEBRATE 30TH ANNIVERSARY

Ashton-under-Lyne
15.11.10




Over 60 past and present dancers and musicians of the Veselka Dance Ensemble assembled at the Ukrainian Centre in Ashton on Saturday evening for a champagne reception dinner-dance to celebrate 30 years of the group.

AUGB branch chairman, Stefan Wolosiansky, opened up the proceedings and was follwed by the group's present leader, Petro Rewko, who welcomed all "Veselnykivtsi" to the event and in doing so, reflected on the Ensemble's activities over the past 30 years. Former group leader and dancer Vasyl Jarega also spoke of his fond recollections and memories...

The evening was a great success with the zabava running well into the early hours...

A more detailed report will appear in the next issue of Dumka.



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