Performing Arts

Music, storytelling, juggling, theatre, and similar artistic endeavors.

[MID] Simple Day in the Country

The Barony of Sternfeld is proud to present... A Simple Day in the Country Friday, July 15, 2011 to Sunday, July 17, 2011

[WES] Mists/Cynagua War

Rise up, Populace of the Mist and rally to your prince and help him protect our fair lands from the marauding horde of that foul black feathered clan known as Cynaguians. We will flock to our stratgic borderland in the Barony of Vinhold at Skyline Park and lay waste to the invaders.

Collegium Cantorum to perform in Washington D.C. area

Collegium Cantorum, under the direction of Timothy Kendall and Associate Conductor Elizabeth Pontiff, will present a concert of medieval and Rensissance chant and sacred polyphony June 4 and June 5, 2011 in the Washington D.C. area.

[DRA] Summer Coronation

Their Serene Majesties, Vitus and Eleanora, King and Queen of Drachenwald, invite all members of their populace to witness the Crowning of their Heirs, to ensure continuance of the mighty Kingdom of Drachenwald.

[MID] Fourth Bardic Roundhouse

Gorsedd, the community of bards in northern Oaken, with The Barony of the Cleftlands and The Shire of Eastwatch present The Fourth Bardic Roundhouse A gathering of the bardic community June 24-26, 2011

[CAL] Valor XXXII

Medieval Sicily was a mélange of Christian, Jewish, and Muslim peoples; at times living in harmony, at times striving one to rule the others. Come to Valor XXXII for a 3-day weekend of being Sicilian! Live in harmony with your SCA kindred as well as striving to outdo all of them!

[ATL] Storvik Novice & Unbelt Tourney

Summer is upon us, our newest fighters have been working all winter to sharpen their skills!  Come see them in their first big tournament!

Benefit concert to help Bethancourt family recover from fire losses

Master Ioseph of Locksley and his wife, who live in Atenveldt, recently lost their home to a house fire on April 30. They saved themselves, their pets, and his musical instruments, but lost all else. Fundraising efforts, including a May 14 benefit concert, hope to help them replace and rebuild what was lost.

[LOC] Great Southern Gathering 2011

Let it be known that the Great Southern Gathering will be held in Ynys Fawr in the Modern year 2011. Starting in the evening of Friday, 30th day of September, to continue all weekend, day and night, until mid morning of Monday 3rd October, 2011

11th century "church musical manuscript" features Mozarabic plainchant

A recent blog entry for the BibliOdyssey website offers a close-up look at the amazing Visigothic Antiphonal, an 11th century church document packed with hymns, illuminations and circular calendars.

A night of song

Mistress Gunnvor of the Kingdom of Ansteorra reports that she has created a playlist of music familiar and appealing to members of the SCA in hopes that more will learn the "old songs." The list is available on YouTube.

Medieval fools: to hat or not to hat?

On his blog Got Medieval, graduate student in Medieval Studies Carl S. Pyrdum, III spent his most recent April 1 contemplating the depiction of medieval fools and their headcoverings - or lack of them.

Tallis Scholars bring medieval Spain to New York

The vocal music of medieval Spain was showcased recently when the Tallis Scholars performed Tomás Luis de Victoria's works at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin. Karsten Moran of The New York Times has a review.

[WES] See the Sea

The Shire of Pavlok Gorod is pleased to announce Mistress Tama's annual birthday celebration: See the Sea
September 16-18, 2011

[ANS] Steppes Warlord and Royal Huntsman

Come out to the 38th Steppes Warlord and Royal Huntsman May 27 – May 30th in Canton, Texas

[ANS] Castellan

Come one and all to test your skills in all fields. Do you have the overall skill to become the Castellan of
Northkeep? 

[EAS] Small Brawl VIII again

Greeting good gentles far and wide. We in the Canton of Ynys Y Gwaed would like to invite all of you to join us for a very relaxing event. The traditional end to summer camping. Dates are Sept 2-5, 2011.

[NOR] Midsumar

Shire of Orlova Dolina presents Midsumar, July 22-24, 2011.

[NOR] Burn, Baby, Burn!

Come join us for a weekend of celebration as we explore the impact that fire had across the period of the Middle Ages!

Pennsic War 40

Pennsic is an annual event, in the guise of a "War", between the Kingdoms of the East and the Middle of the Society for Creative Anachronism Pennsic is also the largest Society event, with attendance in recent years exceeding 10,000.

[ANT] The Stranded Mermaid

The Shire of False Isle would like to invite one and all to The Stranded Mermaid on July 8-10, 2011

Cardigan Castle to receive UK£4.7m grant

The Heritage Lottery Fund has agreed to provide UK£4.7m for conservation work to the building and grounds at Cardigan Castle. The 12th century castle was once home to Welsh princes.

[ATL] Drums of War

As Pennsic and War of the Wings approach, now is the time for the mighty warriors of Atlantia to sharpen their skills with blade and arrow. On the fields of Elchenburg Castle, melees of grand proportion in both heavy and rapier will offer opportunities for both practice and authorizations.

Barbarians needed for film

Baronessa Giovanna Adimari, Midrealm Media Relations Officer, reports that she has been contacted by the producer of an upcoming web-based series seeking actors.

[CAI] Potrero War

The Barony of Calafia would be pleased for you to join them for Spring Potrero War, Thursday May 26, 2006 - Monday May 30, 2011, at Potrero Regional Park, 24800 Potrero Park Road, Potrero, CA 91963.

[ATL] Crescent Guard Games

Join the Bright Hills Archers in the epic Trojan War, then follow Odysseus's torturous journey home to Ithaca. Along the way, you will encounter fantastic beings - Gods, Heroes, and Monsters abound!!! For the Trojan War shoot, all archers must pick a side to fight on. Who will you choose - Greece or Troy?

[EAL] Pikeman's Pleasure XXI

King Arthur, along with Sir Gawain, and the troops loyal to the King have pursued Sir Lancelot to France to lay siege to his castle. Mordred has seized the throne of Camelot.  Arthur is returning and a great battle will be fought at Camlann.  Who will be the victor?

[AET] May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

The newly-minted Shire of Angels Keep invite all and sundry to join us for May Day II: When Pigs Fly!

[ANS] Defender of the Flame

The populace of Glaslyn wishes to invite all to attend their Defender of the Flame event to take place on April 15 - 17 at the Wagonmaster RV Park in Sanger, Texas. Chivalric, Rapier, Archery & Bardic Defender of the Flame will fight for the title, in addition to the Keepers of the Flame to be chosen by the Ladies of Glaslyn.

[NOR] Northshield Rapier Academy

Working with the Minister of the Academy, Dona Sibyl Sevenoke, we are pleased to announce that the 2011 Northshield Rapier Academy will be held in the Shire of Coldedernhale (Fort Pierre, SD) on October 14-16, 2011