Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi
Join Emmy Award-winning travel host and producer Mickela Mallozzi on her adventures as she experiences the world, one dance at a time! From re-discovering her family's roots in Southern Italy to exploring the diverse regions of Central Asia in the hills of Turkey, Mickela's travels explore the traditional side of every culture while connecting with the local community through celebration and artistic expression.
Hogmanay In Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland) (#106H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
Mickela heads to Edinburgh, Scotland to celebrate Hogmanay, the world's largest New Year's Eve celebration. While there, she explores Scotland's traditional dances of ceilidh, Highland dance, and step dance.
Montreal Then & Now (Montreal, Canada) (#107H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
Montreal's European history translates to its traditional dances from France, England, Scotland, and Ireland - Mickela gets a taste of this Old World feel at La Grande Rencontre Festival, while also experiencing the artistic modernity of this city. She also gets a first-hand lesson on dance for people with disabilities.
Waltzing In Vienna (Vienna, Austria) (#108H) Duration: 28:18 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
The world-renowned ball season in Vienna, Austria emulates the ostentatious lifestyle of the 18th & 19th century imperial family, the House of Habsburg, with its traditional Viennese waltzes. Mickela dons a gown in celebration while also learning the knee-slapping traditions of Schuhplattler in the hills of Steiermark!
Malaysia, Part 1 (Western Malaysia) (#109H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
Mickela discovers the diversity and multi-faceted cultural history in the metropolitan city of Kuala Lumpur, from its Chinese, Indian, and Malay dance influences.
Malaysia, Part 2 (Eastern Malaysia) (#110H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
Mickela digs deeper into the Portuguese colonial influence and the indigenous tribal communities in the Eastern part of Malaysia as she celebrates Gawai, the Harvest Festival.e