Mongolian dancers receive prizes at the international dance competition

Art & Culture
2021-02-15 16:00:23

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The International United Cloud Dance Competition (IUCDC) was organized online under the patronage of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to promote dance art. More than 1000 artists from 16 countries participated in the competition, which lasted over two months online, and winners were announced on February 12.

In the international competition, Mongolian dancers from Ulaanbaatar city, Zavkhan, Dornogobi and Darkhan-Uul aimags successfully participated and won 4 gold, 4 silver, 2 bronze medals and special prizes in the categories of world folk dance junior, pre-junior and senior, group world folk dance, contemporary dance junior, and group ballet.

Head of the Mongolian Ballet Development Foundation and Honored Artist of Mongolia D. Altankhuyag was one of the judges of the international competition.