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Dances Gallery

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Choose from 227 pictures in our Dances collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Sri Lanka - Geta Beraya and Udekkiya players Featured Print

Sri Lanka - Geta Beraya and Udekkiya players

Traditional Sri Lankna drums and drummers. The standing player is holding a hill country drum called the Geta Beraya (a drum with a knot). This is the main drum used to accompany dance sequences in all Kandyan rituals. The right face is covered with the hide of a monkey or monitor lizard and the left side is covered with cattle hide, which is used to provide a finer sound. The seated player is holding a Udekkiya, a very handy drum predominantly used during Kandyan rituals and folk dances. It is played with one hand while handling and controlling the sound by pressure applied on the string and Sawarama with the other. Date: circa 1908

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Tango teas at the Queens Theatre, London Featured Print

Tango teas at the Queens Theatre, London

The Latest Fashion : "Pour Passer le Temps." Tango teas at the Queen's Theatre, London (on Shaftesbury Avenue), where the stalls have been removed and replaced by tables and chairs for afternoon tea. The band is on the stage where tango dances take place

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Dance card - programme Featured Print

Dance card - programme

Dance card for the Annual Ball of the Metropolitan Police, Holborn Division, held at the Holborn Restaurant on 27th January 1913, listing the 24 dances, with some marked with initials indicating the initials of dance partners. Music was provided by The Silver String Band conducted by Mr Harry Godfrey. Date: 1913

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans