Perfection for the LED Dragon Looks
Southern farmers used the wicker, vine, and straw to form a dragon shape during the fifth and sixth summer months. The dragon was filled with incense and danced in the field after the evening. It seemed to be a little bit of sparks and cigarettes. In the past, many dances in the ritual activities during the plague or drought, with the meaning of deworming and praying for rain. In addition, there are some dragon dances that are not connected to each other. For example, the louver, which is popular in Zhejiang, is made up of dozen or even hundreds of LED lights. Now with the Singapore LED Dragon the festivities gain a new look.
The large LED light is used as the faucet. The butterfly light is a dragon tail, which shuttles back and forth. In Jiangsu, a kind of Duanlong, the dragon head, the dragon body and the dragon tail are all made of red silk. They are light and beautiful, and they are mostly danced by women. The fish stalks out many formations, like a rainbow in the air. Dragon dance is the most popular folk dance in traditional Chinese festivals. The Chinese community in the world also uses dragon dance to express the traditional culture of the community.
According to the different materials of the dragon-shaped props, it is divided into Bulong, Yaulong, Paper Dragon, Caolong, Qianlong, Zhulong, Brown Dragon, Bench Dragon, Baiyelong, Lotus Dragon, Fire Dragon, Chicken Dragon, and Meat Dragon. Wait a minute; the production of the Northern Dragon Dance is generally tall and heavy, the style is simple and vigorous; the South Dragon Dance is delicate and meticulous, lively and agile.
Dragon dance can be divided into yellow, white, blue, red, black, etc. from the color, with Huanglong being the most honorable. The composition and movement of the dragon dance generally have the characteristics of “circle”, “rolling”, “twisting”, “interspersing”, and “leading”. The traditional performance procedures of the dragon dance are generally: “please dragon”, “out of the dragon”, “dragon” and “send dragon”. The folks have the saying that “the seven or eight-year-old plays the grass dragon, the fifteen-six play the dragon, the young and the young dances the dragon”. If the number of dragons is small, one person dances with double dragons, and more than one hundred people dance one big dragon.
The dragon in the dragon dance consists of a dragon head, a dragon body and a dragon tail. The dragon body is long and is the main body of the dragon. When making the dragon of this performance, use bamboo poles or wire as a shelf, and put paper or cloth on the outside. Between the knots and knots of the dragon body, use a cloth to sew into a cylindrical connection, and then paint the shape. After the dragon body, the faucet and the dragon tail are made, the wax stalks are inserted in the middle of each section of the dragon body, and the wooden handle is placed in the lower part for the performers to grasp with their hands.
When the dragon dance began to perform, many people each lifted a wooden handle and waved left and right to make the dragon body wriggle in the air. When dancing dragons at night, it is necessary to ignite the candles in the dragon’s body, supplemented by lanterns, lotus lights and other lanterns. At the same time, fireworks and firecrackers are cast to create a certain momentum, attracting the audience and making the dragon dance show extraordinary vibrancy.