Groups 2021



Country: Romania

Director: Catalin Oancea

‘DORUL’, from the county of Arges, has been continuing its work of valuing the folklore since 1957. The ensemble’s great mastership stays in discovering and making known traditions which enrich the universal folklore art patrimony and brings about a worldwide appreciation among the audience during thousands of performances.

Its programme contains representative dances and songs for its region, Muntenia, as well as four other Romanian areas – Moldavia, Oltenia, Transilvania, Maramures.

Since its birth, it has participated in international festivals in Belgium, Cyprus, France, Great Britain, Greece, Holland, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Jordan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, and Turkey.


  1. First place at International Folk Dance Festival ‘Sagra del Mandorlo in Fiore’, Agrigento, Italy, 1985
  2. First place at International Folk Dance Competition, Cheonan, Korea, 2012
  3. First place at International Folk Dance Competition, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2013

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Participation: in the virtual competition of the festival