Performing Arts

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

[AET] A Little Song - A Little Dance

The Barony of Thescorre invites one and all to "A Little Song - A Little Dance" on October 27, 2012, at the United Methodist Church of North Chili, 2220 Westside Drive, Rochester, NY, 14624.

[WES] Debardchery

The Shire of Cloondara invites you to attend its annual archery and bardic tournament.

Match your skills against the best archers in the Known Worlde
Bid on your favorite archer & win fabulous prizes
Compete for the Title of Bard of Cloondara. Present a poem, song or story onthe following theme: Robin Hood

[DRA] Turnier des Herzwaldes III

The Shire of Vielburgen in the Barony of Knight´s Crossing in Germany invites you to the Turnier des Herzwaldes III (Tournament of the Heartforest III).

[LOC] Tower and Fountain Tavern

The Tower and Fountain Tavern will open again, with rapier and heavy tourneys during the day, and entertainments and feasting during the evening.

The Golden Stag Players present: The Alexandrian Tapestries

Lovers of Commedia dell'Arte will want to view The Alexandrian Tapestries, a video of a performance presented by the Golden Stag Players in the Kingdom of the West.

[OUT] Caer Galen Defender

The cold winds of Autumn blow across the western peaks of Caer Galen. The milky eyes of Her Champions begin to peer into the mists of time in search of worthy successors to relieve them of their duties. They dream of resting their weary bones and returning  to their loved ones; but with their charge not yet complete they must find the next individuals capable of becoming the new Champions.

[WES] Purgatorio

Their Majesties invite one and all to come and bear witness to the coronation of Their Royal Highness' Roger and Zanobia. Come celebrate the grand traditions of the West with courts, arts & sciences, fighting, singing, dancing, and archery.

"Medieval Play" challenges fortitude of the audience

“We have a long way to go before this is over, so don’t get too excited,” says St. Catherine of Siena at the beginning of the second act of Kenneth Lonergan’s Medieval Play at the Signature Center in New York. Ben Brantley of the New York Times has a review.

Top ten Ealdormeran songbook available online

Former Bard of Ealdormere, Justinian Clarus, Uncle J, reports that a songbook of the Top Ten Songs of Ealdormere has been posted on his website and is available for download in PDF format.

Scholar discovers "missing link" in early Gregorian chant sources

Researchers have long believed that no manuscripts of early Italian Gregorian chant survived, but Holy Cross professor Daniel DiCenso believes he has found the Monza manuscript, a source dating to the mid 9th century.

Music tent at Pennsic's Artisans' Row August 6

Juliane Bechaumpe, Cordinator, Artisans' Row Music Tent for Pennsic 41, reports that there will again be music to delight the ears of those visiting the Row.

[ATL] Southern Atlantian Archery Day VI

Over the last several years our intrepid, wayfaring brother (called "Bubba" in a beloved child's dialect) has come home to bring us many archery challenges and stories.  This year he brings us tales from Scotland. 

[ATE] Barony of Atenvedlt Anniversary

Hear Ye Hear Ye. The Barony of Atenveldt is having a birthday. Come celebrate our upcoming 43rd birthday on Saturday, September 22, 2012.

Luxury home once birthplace of opera

Paolo and Gabriella Mazza of Florence, Italy combined a work project with a new home when they purchased La Camerata, as the 3,444-square-foot (320 square meters) theater, believed to have been designed by Renaissance architect Filippo Brunelleschi. (slideshow)

[OUT] Clann Wars

Get your Shakespeare on at Clann Wars. There will be fighting, laughing and even a bardic or two. If you don't have fun at this event you are doing it wrong.

[LOC] Politarchopolis' Fields of Gold

One of Lochac's premier fighting events Fields of Gold will be a chance to show your prowess and courage in whatever disciplines you choose to participate.

[ART] Coronation

Their Royal Highnesses Timmur and Saige invite One and All to attend an Extravagant Celebration Honoring the Best in Artemisia.

[OUT] The Dragons are away, the fighters will play

The Shire of Plattefordham invites one and all to join us in revel as we fight till we drop without concern of Dragon attacks this year!!! 

[AET] Summers End: Carnivale Italiano

Buon giorno i nostri buoni amici. The Canton of Beau Fleuve invites you to Summers End Carnivale Italiano. We will be blending Italian Carnival fun along with generally known carnival fun.

New book on the Tudor minstrel to be released

On his blog Muhlberger's World History, Steve Muhlberger announces an upcoming book The Songs and Travel of a Tudor Minstrel by Andrew Taylor.

Knowne World Poetry Competition

Lady Katarzyna Witkowska, Poeta Atlantiae, has annouced that there will be a Knowne World Poetry competition at the upcoming Pennsic War.

[ATL] Sacred Stone's 30th Baronial Birthday

The Barony of the Sacred Stone has been a gem in Atlantia's crown for 30 years. All are invited to join us as we gather for a grand celebration!

[LOC] Anealan Championship 2012

Come to the longest continual running event in Lochac. Enjoy lists in Archery, Rapier and Armoured Combat, be it as a contestant, a consort, or to enjoy the spectacle of what tournament can be. This event has the prestige of selecting the next Baronial Champions for Aneala.

[WES] Ducal Prize

Ducal Prize is an event jointly sponsored by the West Kingdom and KHTI, with the profits to go toward the purchase of a permanent tourney site for the West Kingdom. Since this is a jointly sponsored event be prepared to sign an event-specific waiver.

Lyrics Available for the Songs of Mistress Rosalind Jehanne

Mistress Rosalind Jehanne, OL of Atlantia has posted the lyrics to all of her songs on RosalindJehanne.com. The lyrics are downloadable in PDF format, and the site contains links to her recorded works on Amazon, ITunes and Kunaki.

[CAL] Tournament of Valor XXXIII

Tournament of Valor XXXIII Site opens at 5:00 pm Friday, August 31st • Site closes at noon on Monday, September 3, 2012.

[LOC] Spring War XVIII

We send invite to all of Lochac and beyond to join Mordenvale for their annual SPRING WAR.

[WES] Palatine Barony of the Far West Coronet

It's that time of year to once again start preparing for the fall coronet. The dates have been approved locally and assume that we will have no issues getting them approved by kingdom.

[NOR] Warriors and Warlords XIX

The Baronies of Jararvellir and Nordskogen proudly welcome their friends and family to return to beautiful Kronshage Parkin Boscobel, WI for our grand celebration that is Warriors and Warlords XIX.

[MID] A Simple Day in the Country

The Barony of Sternfeld is proud to present... A Simple Day in the Country. Friday, July 13, 2012 to Sunday, July 15, 2012