Imunan

A courtship dance of Ilokano origin. A beauty enters for an afternoon promenade with her suitors. At the end of the dance, the lovable and charming lady cannot select from any of her suitors.

(San Jacinto, Pangasinan) Imunan is a courtship dance. Imunan means jealousy. The dance depicts a love triangle, two girls and one boy. In this dance, the boy tries to please the girls who are trying their best to get his attention and favor. THe boy shows an admirable attempt to please both girls by paying attention, flirting, and dancing with them, one after the other. The attempt is successful and at the end of the dance, all is sweetness and harmony among the three dancers.

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