Performing Arts

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

[GLE] Gulf Wars XXII

Gulf Wars XXII will take place March 10-17, 2013 in Lumberton, Mississippi.

[MID] St. Cecilia at the Tower

St. Cecilia at the Tower is a workshop for the purpose of helping musicians who play Medieval and Renaissance music to improve their craft.

Deliberate practice makes perfect

A Better Way to Practice, a motivational article by Noa Kageyama on the website Lifehacker, looks at effective ways to practice, whether writing, music, dancing - or SCA combat.

PBS offers new series on Shakespeare

On January 25, 2013, PBS stations will premiere Shakespeare Uncovered, a six-part series to be shown on three consecutive Friday evenings. The series will take a multi-faceted look at several plays, and it will include live performance segments.

[MID] Masque of Courtly Love XVII

Marche of Alderford Presents DANCE THE KNIGHT AWAY The Masque of Courtly Love XVI FEBRUARY 16, 2013

[LOC] St Aldhelm's Newcomers' Feast

The College of St Aldhelm invites the populace of the Kingdom of Lochac to join us at our annual Newcomers' Feast and Tourney, welcoming new members to our College. To give them a taste of some of the activities on offer in the SCA, the event will include fencing, heavy fighting, dancing, singing, board games and a play, in addition to the feast itself.

[EAS] Queen's Meadhall

The Barony of Carolingia cordially invites you to raise a glass and join us in camaraderie, storytelling and song as we host the King and Queen's Bardic Champions event.  To fill out the day, there will be a Roman feast prepared by Baroness Aurelia Rufinia followed by dancing and drinking into the night.

[ATE] Highlands War

Highlands War is a seven day (Sunday June 9, 2013  to Sunday June 16) event hosted by the Barony of Ered Sul, Kingdom of Atenveldt, one of the 19 Kingdoms of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA).

[EAL] Step Spritely 2013

Step Spritely 2013, Ealdormere's premier Dance and Early Music event is on February 9.  Thanks to the fundraising efforts of the Dance Community and the contribution from Vest Yorvik, this year, the event is *Completely Free*.

"Unexpected" Roman theatre found in Kent

Dr Paul Wilkinson, founder of the Kent Archaeological Field School, believes that he and his team have discovered the remains of a Roman theatre - the first in Britain - right in his backyard.

[GLE] Swamp Romp

Celebrate Beowulf’s victory, learning more about the culture, history, clothing, etc. of the days of Beowulf and of the scribe who recorded the saga.  We’ll have a TOC Tourney, Rapier Holmgang duels, Archery, Live Weapons, Bardic competion, Classes, Arts & Sciences competitions, and more!

[ANS] Candlemas

Their Excellencies, Master Phelim Gervese and Mistress Myfanwy ferch Eifion, Baron and Baroness of Bryn Gwald, invite you to celebrate Candlemas with us on February 2, 2013, and be part of the championship of the Arts and Sciences in the finest Barony in the land!

[WES] Cynaguan Winter Investiture

Please come and celebrate the Investiture of the Lord and Lady of the Swan, Thors Stagge and Eowyn! Plan to spend the day with us in fellowship and merriment.

[CAI] Gyldenholt Unbelted Tournament

The Barons of Gyldenholt invite you to join them in celebrating the skill, valor, and the honor of the Unbelted Armored Combat Fighters of Caid. Gyldenholt's Annual Unbelted Tournament will once again be held at Pacifica High School (6851 Lampson Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92845) on January 19, 2012.

[MER] 12th Night Celebration & Collegium

The Barony of Bryn Madoc invites all to celebrate the end of the winter holiday season with us.

[EAL] Septentria 12th Night

Once again the venerable Baronies of Skraeling Althing and Septentria are joining forces to celebrate 12th Night with the help of Ealdormere's newest Shire, Bastille du Lac.

Stephen D. Winick's mummer's primer

Savor the holiday season with Huffington Post folklorist and columnist Stephen D. Winick who describes the history of mumming and his participation in the centuries-old tradition in a recent article. (photos)

Concert based on Hawick Missal presented in Scotland

For the first time in nearly five centuries, the people of Scotland will listen to the music of 12th-century century monks from the recently discovered fragment of a missal for Holy Week. The performance will kick off a two-year music and arts project celebrating the creativity of Scotland. (photo)

Romans invade Burbank

Romans in Burbank, California? Why not? On December 15-16, 2012, French troupe Histore'Event will present Spartacus and the Roman Legion at the Equestrian Center in Burbank. Burbank Leader reporter L. Thompson has the story.

[LOC] Rowany Festival

Rowany Festival is the largest event in the Kingdom of Lochac, and is hosted by the Barony of Rowany every year during the Easter break. Rowany and Lochac are groups within the Society for Creative Anachronism.

[MID] Winter Revel

Join Rivenvale for our annual Winter Revel at the beautiful Pioneer Pavilion!

[ART] Andalusian Ball

The Barony of Arn Hold invites one and all to a celebration of life in Al-Andalus during the early Middle Ages at our annual Ball.   This year, we have added some new and exciting activities for your enjoyment.

[ART] Bronzehelm 12th Night Celebration

Light a candle and greet the new calendar as we host the 30th Anniversary of this wondorous event here in our Shire. Indoor combat aplenty will decide the new champions for the year ahead in both the armored and rapier arenas. We will also have a new Bardic champion chosen during dinner.

[MID] Fight Frolic And Food Night

To inaugurate our exiting new partnership with Christ Episc.Church in Warren, Rivenvale will be hosting a monthly Fight Frolic and Food Night, every  3d Monday of each month 6-9pm , this months date is Dec 17, 2013.

[LOC] Rhythm & Brews 2013

Rhythm & Brews 2013 will be held on the weekend of Friday 15th - Sunday 17th, February, 2013. The event will be held at Camp Kariong. (Formerly Kariong Scout Camp) Woy Woy Rd, Kariong. NSW.

[WES] 12th Night

You have been invited to 12th Night in Warriors Gate.

[LOC] Canterbury Faire

Come join us for feasting, fun and frolics at Canterbury Faire, hosted by the Barony of Southron Gaard. No mud, no dust, no venymous fauna!

[EAL] Wassail

The Canton of Canton of Bryniau Twynnog invites you to Wassail on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at St. Agatha Community Centre (1793 Erb’s Road, St Agatha ON).

[ATE] A Day in Vahalla

Once we invited you to Dante’s Inferno - now we invite you to heaven!  Valhalla, a place of legend, a place where only the best fighters unite with Odin to prepare for Ragnarok.  Join the Barony of Twin Moons in celebration on Saturday, December 8th, 2012 from 10 am to 5 pm at Chuparosa Park, 2400 S. Dobson Road, Chandler, AZ, 85244. 

[EAL] Rising Waters Twelfth Night

Don't let that holiday feeling end with the New Year!  Rising Waters Twelfth Night is Saturday, January 5, 2013. The site is St. Andrew's Anglican Church Hall, 7 St. Andrew's Avenue in Grimsby.