1,800 dancers raise roof at Lithuanian North American Folk Dance Festival

Nearly 1,800 dancers hit the floor to celebrate the 15th North American Lithuanian Folk Dance Festival in Baltimore’s Royal Farms Arena this weekend.

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Abruselis. A dance about washing, drying and folding linen towels
© Sokiu Svente 2016

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