The “Olympic Dance”, the official song of the Olympic Torch Relay, will be performed by Russian recording artist Alina Artts as she accompanies the Olympic Torch on its’ journey through Russia to “Sochi 2014”.
The “Olympic Dance” will unite more than 2900 towns and millions of fans as the torch arrives and is met with a live music and dance celebration in each town. Official partners of the Olympic Torch Relay include the Coca-Cola company, ОСАО «Ингосстрах» and ОАО «РЖД».
Torchbearers in each region will join the celebration after they’ve carried and passed on the Olympic Flame. They will be greeted by fans in each town at a vibrant flash-mob displaying the Olympic scarves with a choreographed dance to the “Olympic Dance” performed by Alina Artts.
“I think it’s so exciting that by watching the video and learning the dance moves online, everyone gets a chance to be involved and take part in the celebration of the Olympic Torch Relay,” says Alina Artts. “ I’m just so proud and grateful for this opportunity to share the Olympic Spirit with music and dance throughout all of Russia and the world.” – says Alina Artts.
Anyone can become a part of the Olympic Torch Relay Celebration and participate in the “Olympic Dance” by learning the dance moves and joining the celebration in their town. A training video showcasing the dance moves of the “Olympic Dance” and how to become involved will be put online in a few days.
The world premier of “Olympic Dance” by Alina Artts will on the Europa Plus radio station and then shortly on various other media (radio, television and internet).
The “Olympic Dance” and video for the song were both written and directed by Evgeny Kamnev and showcase Alina Artts and her dancers demonstrating the official dance moves for the flash mob.