The Ethiopian high life

March 25, 2010

The Amhara shoulder dance takes a bit of practice. Ready? Stand, feet apart, hands at your waist. Lean back a little. Adopt a slightly astonished expression. Now shake your shoulders up and down as fast as you can. If you look like a shrugging Frenchman on amphetamines, you’re getting it right. If, like me, you’re more of a Mr Bean having convulsions, try again. Read full article (Times online)