a few simple steps, a turn, that's all it takes.
In Calabrian Tarantella, for instance, when the dance master nods his head, two
people break from the group, eyeing each other as they dance in the middle of
in the "Pizzica", with its typical stamping steps, the deadly tarantula is chased
Tarantella in Montemarano is danced with short, shuffling steps, mimicking those
devout old women you see in religious processions.
of course, always the sound of tambourines and castanets in the background...