Pizzica lesson - Typical Salento dance in Masseria to Monopoli

Challenge yourself with a typical Apulian folk dance in the splendid setting of an authentic Apulian Masseria

Reach the stunning Monopoli countryside Masseria and meet your expert dancer. It will tell you about the origins of the pizzica dance, as well as the legends associated with it. The pizzica is an Apulian folk dance and is part of the "tarantella" family, originally used to exorcise women bitten by a spider.
 
Today this dance is done in moments of celebration on the occasion of both private and public events. The instrument that traditionally accompanies the voice is the tambourine, but it is also common to hear accordions, guitars, violins and other instruments. During your experience, the dancer will divide you into pairs and show you the basic steps and movements.
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