Dance

Various forms of dance for recreation and for performance.

[OUT] Mask Ball of Enchantment

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The College of Blaiddwyn would like to invite you to join us in a celebration of wonder and magic with, The Mask Ball of Enchantment. Let us welcome new friends and old friends alike who wish to be a part of our medieval experience through the arts of music and ballroom dance, with a hint of mystery of who lies behind the mask.

The festivities will take place on Friday, November 16th from 6pm-9:30pm. There will be prizes for the best made mask in several different categories, best scary mask, best enchantment mask, best medieval mask and best Blaiddwyn themed mask. There will refreshments and drinks provided. Location:
College of Blaiddwyn (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

[EAS] Fall Harvest

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The cold northern winter is near upon us, and from the battlements of the keep at Ile du Dragon Dormant glad tidings are sounded. A message is sent to all the neighboring lands - Ile du Dragon Dormant will again celebrate the last days of fall with a feast of rare kind.

This harvest festival promises to be no simple affair. Mistress Hawise and her staff slave for hours preparing an all day feast, jesters and dancers Location:
Barony of L'Ile du Dragon Dormant (Montreal, Quebec)

[DRA] Garden of Earthly Delights and Baronial Revelry

description:
Let it be known that on the twenty-third of February, there will be a Faire to celebrate the arts and artisanal crafts, and this faire will be held in the lord baron's holding known by many as the Pfaelzer Schloss. The lord Baron will be there to welcome all and sundry to this demesne, but especially those who wish to share their and display their myriad woorkes.

After the day of sharing and learning, there will be a revelry--- games, Location:
Barony of Meadowmarsch (Gross Umstadt, Germany)

[LOC] St Catherine’s Fair

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Come one and all to St Catherine’s Fair!

29th November to 2nd December 2007, Motu Moana Scout Camp Blockhouse Bay, Auckland, New Zealand

The year is 1357 and St Catherine’s Fair is visiting Scotland.

We gather on Thursday evening for good food and good company. On Friday there will be archery and war fighting. All are invited to witness the marriage of Æsa Hrolfsdottir and Androu le Greyn and Location:
Barony of Ildhafn (Auckland, New Zealand)

Photos from Red Tower

Rukiyah al-Zarqa has published an album of photos from the recent Red Tower event which took place September 21-23, 2007 in the Barony of the South Downs, Kingdom of Meridies.

[GLE] Christmas Revel

description:
Please join the Barony of Axemoor as they as they celebrate the beginning of the Yule Tide season. There will be something for everyone.

December 7-0, 2007

Henry S. Jacobs Camp

3863 Morrison Road
Utica, MS 39175

http://axemoor.net/christmas revel flyer 07.html Location:
Barony of Axemoor (Utica, Mississippi)

[DRA] Feast of St Ethelburga

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The Shire of Thamesreach hereby invites you all to a great Winter Feast in the Ancient City of London!

The shire of Thamesreach will be making merry in the great 15th Century church of our Lady St Ethelburga http://www.stethelburgas.org/index.htm .

A fine repast will be served to the populace followed by music and dancing.

When:
Saturday 12th January 2008 Location:
Shire of Thamesreach (London, England)

[EAL] Feast of the Hare

description:
The Barony of Skraeling Althing presents Feast of the Hare, November 10, 2007 at Villa Marconi, Ottawa, Ontario.

Villa Marconi
1026 Baseline Road
Ottawa, ON K2C 0A6

Fees:
Gate Fees *The Non-Member Surcharge of $4 applies for all adult site fees
Adults: $10
Youth (12-18): $8
Children (4-12): $4
Babes in Arms: Free
Family Maximum: $25

Lunch Location:
Skraeling Althing (Ottawa, Ontario)

[WES] West Kingdom Crown Tournament

description:
Their Majesties Hauoc and Ginevra invite the populace to join them in witnessing the selection of Their Heirs in beautiful Tres Pinos, California.

There will be a grand Carnival/Performing Arts festival and many artisans of Their Realm shall perform and play and be a part of the festival. It will begin at 11am in conjunction with the Queen's Tea.

Site will open at noon on Friday and close at 4:00pm Location:
West Kingdom (Tres Pinos, California)

[WES] Baroness' Masked Ball

description:
In celebration of Fall, Darkwood invites you to attend our Baroness’ Masked Ball. The Theme is Fall Masquerade. We encourage everyone to wear their best masks. During the day there will be classes on mask-making and dancing. There will also be period games for all ages and tournaments for both rapier and heavy fighters.

In the evening a feast will be held to honor our Baroness with the bounty of the Fall harvest. We will Location:
Barony of Darkwood (Tres Pinos, California)

[MID] Inferno; or To Hell in a Handbasket

description:
Join the Shire of Mynydd Seren for a day of fighting and arts, in Hell. November 3rd, 2007

Site Opens: 10:00am
Site Closes: 10:30pm

Location:
Monroe County Fairgrounds Community Center, 5700 Airport Road, Bloomington, IN 47403

Rapier: A tournament, which will require combatants to travel through the nine circles of hell, is being planned. More information to be posted here as it becomes available. Location:
Shire of Mynydd Seren (Bloomington, Indiana)

[MID]Red Dragon

description:
The March of Tirenwydd presents RED DRAGON

September 21, 22, 23, 2007

Site:
The lovely Camp Mary Orton near Columbus, Ohio. North on US 23, just North of the 23, 270, 71 interchange. Site is on the left as you come from the South.

Dancing, Fencing, Feasting, Heavy Weapons, A & S, Archery, Thrown Weapons

There is CAMPING THIS YEAR! Troll will open after 4 PM on the 21st. Troll will close at 9 PM the 21st and reopen at 9 AM on the 22nd. Campers should be packed and ready to go by 10 AM on the 23rd. Site is discreetly damp. Heated showers and restrooms are available on the site in the indoor activities building. The ropes course is ABSOLUTELY OFF LIMITS TO EVERYONE. Violators will be immediately removed from the site. Merchants, there are no table fees (site only), so join us for a great weekend. Location:
March of Tirnewydd (Columbus, Ohio)

Windhaven's 30th Birthday Celebration

description:
The Barony of Windhaven invites you to celebrate 30 years of friendship and hospitality. Join us for a relaxing day of fighting, gaming, feasting and dancing at the beautiful lodge in Pamperin Park.

Pamperin Park
2477 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI 54303

Site Open 10am to 9pm - Site is discretely damp and handicap accessible.

Activities:
Prize tourney in heavy and rapier fighting, hosted by the Baron and Baroness (weather permitting) Location:
Barony of Windhaven (Green Bay, Wisconsin)

Mideast Feast videos online

Grainne the Red has posted a series of videos from the recent Mideast Feast in the Kingdom of Atenveldt on YouTube.

Florentine Masquerade

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Two great Doges and their allies match wits in 15th-century Florentine style, plotting with their Councillors of Sword, Rapier, Archery, Dance and Chess to win the day and be hailed as "The Most Mighty, Cultured and Cunning City-State."

This is a combined Tournaments and Dance event. There will be heavy, rapier, archery and chess tournaments as well as dance classes all day, and Masquerade dancing starting at 5:30pm, through the evening. Everyone is encouraged to bring masks to add to the ambiance. We planned this event right after Halloween for a reason! We will have a mask-making table and supplies available during the day for anyone who wants to make their own. There will be prizes for Coolest Mask, Funniest mask and Scariest Mask. Location:
Canton of Petrea Thule (Aylmer, Ontario)

Ealdormere Fall Crown Tournament

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The Northern Shires of Ealdormere invite you to attend The Fall Crown Tournament of Trumbrand and Kaylah October 27, 2007

Site:
Lively District Secondary School,
265 Fifth Avenue
Lively, Ontario

Site open: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Prices:
Site: Free!
Lunch: A variety of lunch options will be available for under $6.00
Feast: A selection of delights from al-Andalus. Adults $14.00, children 5-12 year of age $8.00, children 4 and under free. Location:
Brennisteinn Vatn (Lively, Ontario)

Academia della Danza

description:
The right noble lord Baron of the Ancient lands of Knights Crossing has declared that his subjects, noble in their demeanour, should learn the ancient art of dance, that they may better grace his court with knowledge of this gentler art.

To this effect, he has hired sundry dance masters from lands far and wide to come and provide instruction. For one weekend, his holding, the Pfaelzer Schloss, shall play host to a school of dance, known Location:
Barony of Knights Crossing (Gross Umstadt, Germany)

Rendezvous at the Bridge XVIII

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Shire of Riviere Constelle presents Rendezvous at the Bridge -- XVIII September 21-23, 2007, Lincoln State Park, Lincoln City, Indiana

Featuring: William Marshall style heavy weapons tourney, fencing tourney, many A&S Classes, adult and youth populace-vote A&S competition, coursing of the Queen's greyhounds, bardic circle, dancing, Harald Hardraada Pinatas for children and children-at-heart, breakfast, lunch & feast. Location:
Shire of Riviere Constelle (Lincoln City, Indiana)

Champions of al-Barran

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As the current champions of al-Barran have given much of their time and blood to defend this great barony and its people, it is time to allow such battle-hardened veterans to retire with honor. Let new champions rise to see to the defense of our great Baron and Baroness and the populace! Their Excellencies invite one and all to Champions of al-Barran!

Champions of al-Barran
September 14th-16th Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Stanley, New Mexico)

Spring Masquerade Ball

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Join Torlyon for a Spring Masquerade Ball and Feast featuring Earthly Delights and the Bordonian Dancers to be Held on the 22nd day of September at the Yass Memorial Hall, Comur Street, Yass, NSW

Tickets: $55 per person until 31st August, $65 until 21st September and $80 unbooked at the door.

Please note a deposit of $20 is required to confirm bookings.

Bring out your finery and the masks that you may have made for the Lochac Location:
Shire of Torlyon (Yass, New South Wales)

Time for Tudor

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Once again it is Time for Tudor! It's time for an evening of dancing and merriment; a time to revive the pagentry of the Elizabethan costume party with a Grande Masked Ball.

Come dressed in your Tudor and Elizabethan fashions and show off how creative you can be in your costumes and light on your feet across the dance floor.

There will be dancing lesson and several contests including Best Location:
Barony of Eskalya (Anchorage Alaska)

Lochac Midwinter Coronation photos

Bartholomew, Co-Steward for the Kingdom of Lochac's Midwinter Coronation 2007, has posted an album of photos taken by Lady Yngvildr.

Lochac bards and dancers offer online resources

The Performers and Entertainers Guild of the Kingdom of Lochac is a guild "dedicated to the promotion, encouragement, learning and performance of bardic, theatrical, instumental and all other entertainment arts within an SCA context," with an amazing website.

Hafla Videos from Outlands "Glory" Event

Lady Jinan has posted videos from the hafla held at the recent "Glory" event in Outlands.

St Vitus Dance and Music Weekend

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Politarchopolis will be holding the St Vitus Dance and Music Weekend, on the 11th & 12th of August 2007.

Come and join us for two days of dance and music classes, with lunches and afternoon tea provided, and a feast and ball from 6pm on Saturday.

Event Time: 10am - 11pm Saturday, 10am - 4pm Sunday
Event Site Address: Tuggeranong Seascouts Hall, Mortimer Lewis drive,
Greenway, Canberra, ACT, AUSTRALIA. Location:
Barony of Politarchopolis (Canberra, ACT)

Regional Fight Practice

description:
The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle invites our friends and neighbors to join us for our weekly fight practice and picnic in Otsiningo Park on Sunday, July 15, 2007. This will be a very relaxed get together for fighting, eating and socializing with our friends.

We will begin gathering around noon, and will go until people are tired of fighting. Please come join us to share stories and swordplay. If you know of anyone who is interested in checking out SCA fighting for the first time, this will be the perfect opportunity. Please bring any loaner gear that you may have for newcomers. This will be in a beautiful public park, so there will probably be people wandering over to watch the fighting and maybe ask some questions. Garb is strongly encouraged. We will provide meats to cook on the grill ? hamburgers, hot dogs, and sausages, as well as rolls, fixings, and ice. Please bring your picnic gear, a dish to pass, and drinks. Location:
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Binghamton , New York)

Lusty Month of May in Meridies

Eirikr shares photos from the Lusty Month of May 07 event which took place recently in the kingdom of Meridies.

Attack of the Snowball

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Come, join us. Watch the combatants compete for the Agaricus Championship (Heavy & Rapier). Help us defend the Shire from the Attack of the Snowballs, by entering the A&S competitions - plans for combat in snow conditions, and make a snowball - looking for imaginative construction materials (using materials available in period).

Then while away the evening with good hearty Dutch food, fantastic company, singing, dancing and more snowballs. Location:
Shire of Agaricus (Campbelltown New South Wales)

Avalon recreates Middle Ages in Japan

Sir Guy of Warrior's Gate in Korea reports on a medieval recreation group in Japan called Avalon.

Collegium of the Desert

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Singing, fighting, sewing, dancing, relaxing with friends - sounds like all the elements of a great event, right? No wonder - it's the annual Collegium of the Desert in the Barony of Starkhafn. Take your pick of over 50 classes scheduled on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15, 2007.

On Saturday, sewing enthusiasts can take advantage of classes like "Basics of Handsewing for Garb", "Opus Anglicanum Embroidery", "Sixteenth Century Location:
Barony of Starkhafn (Las Vegas Nevada)