Grand Ball – Belize Kolcha Series

  • Grand Ball – Belize Kolcha Series

 

This educational video highlights the Grand Ball tradition as a form of Belize’s Intangible Cultural Heritage. It forms part of a broader initiative to implement the UNESCO 2003 Convention for Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Belize. The documentary presents the history and origins of the tradition, as well as describes its current practice.

 

 

Download the Grand Ball Information Poster.

 

Keywords: Belize, Grand Ball, Christmas, Celebration, Creole, Garifuna

 

Suggested APA Reference: Belize National Institute of Culture and History (2018). Belize Kolcha Grand Ball (Part 1). Retrieved on August 5, 2019 from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0-tLR3rdgw

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