Dance

Various forms of dance for recreation and for performance.

Known World Dance Symposium XI registration open

Margaret de Mey, KWDS XI Co-event steward, reports that registration is open for the Known World Dance Symposium XI which will take place April 15-19, 2015 in Miltenberg Germany.

Pennsic 43 dance music available

Aaron Drummond and Meg Raynsford, Pennsic 43 Musician Coordinators, report that the Pennsic Pile, dance music for Pennsic War 43, is now available to download.

Pennsic Grand Ball changes

Dean of the Pennsic School of European Dance, Lady Margherita Battistina, has announced changes that have been made pertaining to Pennsic 2014's Grand Ball.

Estrella War XXX Special Event Updates

KNOWN WORLD Jan 3, 2014 Estrella War Announcement Digest Special Events Addition

Estrella War Promotions A&S Edition

Estrella War XXX Invites gentle lords and ladies to Teach at our A&S Collegium!

BAM 2013 photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that his photos from BAM (War of the Rams), which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra, are now available to view online. The photos can be found on his Flickr site.

SCA "did well” at McMaster University Clubsfest

Freshman at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, recently had the opportunity to learn about over three hundred campus organizations at Clubsfest, the annual outdoor fair. Among the groups represented were the Renaissance Dance Club and the local chapter of the SCA. Josh Dehaas of Macleans has the story.

Combat and dance in Cascades Park

Lady Kestral likes to dance -- but also throw axes. Sgt. Eginolf is a fighter, who lets off stress through armored combat. Both spoke to reporter Sam Gause of the MLive (Jackson, Michigan) about the life in the SCA and the Shire of Talonvale. (slideshow)

Ron Hay visits the Kingdom of Osgoode

The life of a photographer and videographer for a travel blog can be exotic, as exemplified by Ron Hay of the MegaPixel Travel blog who spent a day at the Kingdom of Osgoode Medieval Festival. (photos and video)

Q&A with Dean of the Pennsic School of European Dance

The East Kingdom Gazette interviews Honorable Lady Margherita Battistina, Dean of the School of European Dance.

[LOC] Midwinter Camp

Let it be known that the newly forming group in Dunedin, tentatively known as the people of Wildmoor, are holding a relaxed camping event in early July and wish to extend a warm invitation to join us.

[DRA] Informal gathering in Heidelberg

Spring has finally come to Frankmark!  The sun is out, the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming.  What better way to celebrate than with a picnic in the gardens of a medieval castle?

[ATL] Hawkwood Baronial Birthday IX

The warm winds of spring have banished the cold and frost -- come celebrate the continued reign of Baroness Deirdre and the birthday of the Barony of Hawkwood with a weekend of fighting, food and fun!

[MID] Winged Hills Collegium

The Marche of Winged Hills (Dayton, Ohio) invites you to their annual Collegium on Saturday, April 20, 2013.  The event begins at 9:00 a.m., and ends with a dessert revel and dancing after supper. 

[MID] Spring Training

Join the Shire of Rivenvale for Spring Training at Christ Episcopal Church of Warren, Ohio

[EAS] Hunter's Moon

The Great War is behind us.  Weary warriors have returned home to rest themselves.  Pennsic mud has been washed out of clothing...repeatedly.  Summer is coming to a close and Autumn draws near.  But wait!  Don't sheathe your sword, pack away your bow and arrows, hang up your ball gown and slippers, or fold up your tent just yet!

[WES] Fool’s Revel

Come! One and all to the Barony of Winter’s Gate, Fool’s Revel, on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Celebrate the masque including, a Boffer Tourney, a Feast of Fools and a performance of Oberson the Fairy Prince, at Fool’s Revel!

[LOC] Autumn Feast

On Saturday 4 May 2013 the Shire of Darton will hold an Autumn Feast in Featherston, at the Senior Citizens Hall on Lyon Street

[NOR] Northshield Crown Tournament

Join us in the Barony of Jararvellir for the Crown Tournament of their Royal Majesties Morgan Olander and Lusche della Cassiago as well as celebrating the barony's 40th anniversary!

[ATL] Seven Hills Skirmishes II

As the first breaths of spring winds cut through the valleys, we are reminded of the approach of summer. With the green fields and bright
days comes WAR!

[EAS] Known World Dance and Music Symposium X

June is fast approaching so hopefully you are making your plans for a long weekend of dancing and music, color and pageantry. Dancing starts Thursday evening, June 20, 2013, with an Informal evening of dancing and music.

Politics of dance paper at Toronto library

A copy of a doctorial dissertation by Canadian scholar Emily Frances Winerock has been placed in the University of Toronto Research Repository. An abstract of the paper, Reformation and Revelry: The Practices and Politics of Dancing in Early Modern England, c.1550-c.1640, is available online.

[EAL] Lady Mary Memorial Tourney 26

The Barony of Rising Waters presents Lady Mary Memorial Tourney "Battle of the Flowers" Saturday, May 11, 2013

[LOC] Bloth 2013

The Bloth was the Shire of Ildhafn's midwinter feast for 10 years, before the two shires (Ildhafn and Cluain) joined to form the Barony of Ildhafn. Now, it is also our Baronial Anniversary event. Every year, we gather together to enjoy a feast, raise a toast, and celebrate with friends.

[LOC] Birthday Ball

William de Cameron and Katherina Weyssin invite all comers to an evening of dancing. There will be a light-but-sumptuous supper to refresh us, and a selection of board-games for those who prefer sedentary amusements.

[LOC] Flametree Ball

In May 2013, the Shire of Adora celebrates fifteen years of the Flametree Ball. To help us, join us for a night of dancing, music and games at Russell Vale Community Hall in Wollongong, NSW.

[LOC] Newcomers' Feast

Takshila. Nalanda. Al-Karaouine. Bologna. The first universities were founded thousands of years ago, and higher learning has been continuous since then. The College of St. Basil the Great is honoured to be able to follow in these ancient footsteps. Join us in welcoming our new batch of students with a night of feasting and dancing!

[AET] It's All Greek to Me!

Have you ever wondered it would be like to be in the labyrinth with the Minotaur? Come to the Dominion of Myrkfaelinn and find out! Come fight and fence in the labyrinth. Come dance in celebration of the victories. Come take part in children's activities and learn about history. Bring a story or a song from mythology to share.

[ART] Love Revel

The Shire of Stan Wyrm is pleased to announce Love Revel, the 38th anniversary celebration of the Founding of the Shire of Stan Wyrm! You are invited to join us on March 9 A.S XLVII (2013 Gregorian)

[LOC] Bal d'Argent

Innilgard presents Bal d'Argent June 6, 2013 in Findon, SA.