On January 15, this year, the State Academy of Choreography of Uzbekistan hosted a meeting with a guest from the United States – senior researcher of the Eurasian Center “Atlantic Council”, independent photojournalist and reporter Terrell Jermaine Starr.

During the visit to the Academy, Mr. T. Starr got acquainted with the organization of the educational process, talked with gifted students. For the guest of honor, who showed great interest in the original Uzbek dance art, a “round table conversation” was organized, during which teachers, undergraduates and doctoral students told about the history and modern development of Uzbek dance.

Samples of Ferghana, Khorezm, Uyghur and Karakalpak dances were also shown for the guest.