Ft. Wayne Mon Community Dancers (Myanmar)

Group Members: Thein Thein Htwe; Nontae Aung; Konya Ong; Chan Htaw, Thu Khaing, Kha Moom Htaw, Wang Non, Thein Aye, Mon Htaw, Mon Sorn, Gou Chan, Mi Jedar

Performance Description: The group will perform the former?s dance. Paddy is the main crop in Monland, which was a kingdom in a part of what is now Myanmar. In this dance, the performers present the entire process of paddy cultivation form sowing to fertilization and transplantation and harvest. The story is told by the dancers in traditional Monland dance style.