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  • The deafening sound of vuvuzelas - the long plastic trumpets ever present in the local football culture - intersperse with the stomping sound of the "pantsula" dance made popular in South Africa's townships.

    China Post Online - Taiwan , News , Taiwan newspaper

  • Themes included pantsula and gumboot dancing and local jazz, all touchstones of South African music.

    Nelson Mandela attends World Cup closing ceremony

  • Then came the challenge, though, of bringing in pantsula from the streets to a theater, a process which took Cinda Eatock three years.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

  • TILSLEY: (UNINTELLIGIBLE) are leading exponents of pantsula dance.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

  • Ma'ada, as he's known, is a man with a mission when it comes to pantsula.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

  • PAUL TILSLEY, CNN CORRESPONDENT (voice over): Tapsula is a crazy mix of tap dancing, straight out of Fred Astaire's Hollywood, with township pantsula, the rhythm of South African streets for decades.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

  • TILSLEY (voice over): Tapsula's unique fusion of dance styles, the informal township pantsula, and the very formal U.S. influence tap, has got producers from as far away as London's West End and New York's Broadway salivating at the show's futures prospects.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

  • The music is punctuated by the clashing of the fighting sticks of the Xhosa village characters, the clanging of metal cups against prison bars, and the tapping feet of dancers performing the pantsula jazz style.

    The Seattle Times

  • Themes included pantsula and gumboot dancing and local jazz - all touchstones of South

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  • The other SA soloist, pantsula specialist Supa Zungu, reportedly failed to resolve the visa hassles which also nearly prevented Nyamza from getting to LA.



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