Performing Arts at Gulf Wars XXIII

Gulf Wars 2014 will feature a variety of bardic activities, including competitions for adults and youth.

Oyez! Oyez! Gulf Wars XXIII approacheth!

Remember, for those that have competed before, we have the 7th annual Gulf War's War Bard Competition on Wednesday starting at 6:00 p.m. The theme this year is going to be the "Bardic Wheel of Death!" Spin the wheel and adjust your performance according to what category comes up on the wheel. Bring your best performances in each of these subjects: True Love, My Kingdom, War & Chivalry, Too Much Drink, Wild Card!

There is a 5 minute time limit for all performances and Sign up will be at the Sable & Gules Theater from Openin' Day o' War til 5 pm Competition Day. You must sign up no later than 1 hour prior to the start of performances. There will also be a prize for the Kingdom who brings the largest Bardic Army!

The 7th Annual Gulf War's Youth Bardic Competition and Talent Show on Friday, between noon and 2 p.m., sponsored by the Bards of the Horn and Harp. Sign up will be from the start of the war until noon on Friday. All youths ages 6 to 14 are encouraged to come and share their talents, sing, dance, storytelling, and play an instrument with fun to be had by all. The contest is limited to 50 entrants. All entrants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the duration of the show.

Time is getting short! For those wishing to be on the Performing Arts/Theater schedule, If you want to teach and need class times or want to schedule activies, stage times are available. Contact either herself the Head of The Performing Arts, Banbharun Alina nic an Bhaird at performingarts@gulfwars.org, or myself her deputy THL Sean-Patrick O'Donnell at performingartsdeputy@gulfwars.org.