Re: [sig] odd question
- Greetings again!
>My apologies. Missed a word. Kharia is a word for open-air performance MASK.
> Can't say about works in English, but yes, there was such a tradition with teh Russian Skomorokhi, even a special word for open-air performance (actually, a traditional performance within a traditional festival, like Maslenitsa) existed, - харя - Kharia (for the last 100 years, a very vulgar synonym of the word "face").