Performing Arts

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

Pennsic 41: Invitation to the Enchanted Ground

Duke Cariadoc of the Bow encourages those seeking an authentic Pennsic experience to consider visiting or camping with the Enchanted Ground at the upcoming War.

[ANS] Lady of the Lake

Gather, you strong and fair gentle, to the Lake where the Mists are thick. There, as the legends tell us, battle the mightiest and most cunning for the honor of she they hold in highest favor. Will you join us?

[OUT] Wings of Glory

Soar on the wings of memory, and join us as we relive Glories past. The Barony of Unser Hafen is honored to host this celebration of a favored event. With a mass of activities for all interests we hope you will join us this 4th of July weekend.

[LOC] Radburne War VI

It's war time again in Radburne in the far western reaches of the Barony of Rowany!

[ANS] Steppes Warlord XXXIX & Royal Huntsman

Steppes Warlord XXXIX & Royal Huntsman May 25-28, 2012 at the Canton Trade Day's Campground featuring The 25th Anniversary of the Steppes Rapier Championship!

Pyramus and Thisbe, Beatle-style

In celebration of Shakespeare's 400th birthday, the Beatles perform the Pyramus and Thisbe play from A Midsummer Night's Dream. The 1964 performance is from a DVD called The Beatles Explosion.

[ANS] Guardian of the Tor XXI

Join us as we honor our Mothers and choose our champions in Chivalric, Rapier, Archery, and Bardic. There will be a pot luck feast Saturday evening, so please bring one of your favorite dishes to share (enough to feed you and at least 3 other people).

[OUT] Bards in the Woods

A gathering has been organized for those who want to rejuvenate their spirit and inspire their art. Those who have a love of good music and food, and stories and nature, and spending time with friends and laughter are welcome to attend.

[EAS] Carolingia Baronial Investiture

Please join us for a day of celebration in honor of our new Baron and Baroness, Fergus and Imigla (formerly Vairavi). 

[ATL] Courtier's Challenge

The Barony of Marinus challenges the Populace of Atlantia to a contest of Wit, Skill, and Charm! Who among you can claim the title of the Perfect Courtier?

[ANT] June Faire

Their Excellencies, Baron Arontius and Baroness Laurellen, invite you to celebrate the 30th anniversary of June Faire with the Barony of Dragon’s Laire! Their Royal Majesties, Ieuan and Gwyneth, will be joining us for a full weekend of festivities and camping, June 1-3, 2012.

800-year-old choir boys don't look a day over 19!

Even though the Thomanerchor of Leipzig in Germany is celebrating its 800th anniversary, its boys don't look a day over 19! Once conducted by Johann Sebastian Bach, the Thomanerchor is considered to be the oldest choir in the world.

[ANT] Mayfaire

The spring is here and with it the Barony of Glymm Mere prepares to celebrate the warm weather! The most generous Baron Johann Matheusson and radiant Baroness Francisca de Montoya invite you to join us for... A Mayfaire to Remember!

Post-punk band goes medieval in new album

Sumer Is Icumen In is believed to be the oldest known song in the English language. Now the post-punk band, The Futureheads, is giving the song new life when it is included in their a cappella album Rant, to be released in April 2012.

Gladiators banned from Colosseum

Performers dressed as gladiators will no longer be able to make money having their photos taken with tourists, according to city officials. NPR commentator Renee Montagne has the brief audio report for Morning Edition.

[WES] Beltane Coronation

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

[WES] Fool's Tourney

Please join the Barony of Rivenoak for our annual Fool's Tourney, Sunday, April 15, 2012 at One Mile (in Bidwell Park) in Chico. 

[CAI] Potrero War

Potrero War is an SCA corporate event put on by the members of the society. Attendees at Potrero War are there as guests of the Barony of Calafia.

Pre-Registration and Land Allocation are now OPEN! Land allocation will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 15, and pre-registration will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 5.

[ANS] Castellan

Come join us May 4 , 2012 – May 6, 2012 for a weekend of fellowship, food and fun as we live out our dream and choose our newest heroes and Castellan.

[ANT] Grand Thing VII

The winter snows begin to melt and soon we will see the first green of spring.  It’s time once again to gather together, meet in celebration, take council, and renew our bonds of friendship.

Bards offer SCA fundraising album

Lady Isolde de Lengadoc of Ealdormere reports that a bardic fundraising album is now available to download from the iBards website. Profits from the album will be donated to the SCA General Fund.

Bardic works available on YouTube

Shava from Northshield has added 90 more video recordings of SCA bardic performances to her extensive YouTube channel, which now has over 500 videos. The performances include works from multiple kingdoms and many venues.

[DRA] Winchester Pilgrimage

Come all ye pilgrims and travellers, and join the Shire of West Dragonshire for a pilgrimage at the Hospital of St Cross and Almshouse of Noble Poverty. 

Collegium Cantorum to offer concerts in DC area

Collegium Cantorum, under the  direction of Timothy Kendall, will present "Master of the Notes", a  concert of Renaissance polyphony by Josquin des Prez (c.1450-1521) on April 14 and 15, 2012 in the Washington DC area.

[LOC] Saint Vitas' Dance and Music Weekend

Two days of dance and dance related classes as well as music classes, plus food and more music and dancing in the pleasant environment of All Saints' Church Hall. There will be a Buffet Feast and a Ball on the Saturday night and lunches will also be served.

[MER] Black Axe

Come join the fun at a new site! We'll have lots of heavy & rapier fighting, live weapons, children's activities, and more! Lady Genevieve will be preparing a delicious feast (limited to 56)! Merchants welcome - please contact the event stewards.

ACTIVITIES

Come join the fight at a new (DISCREETLY WET) site!

[ANS] Wiesenfeuer Baronial

Is your cup 'o blam lacking? Well we are here to make it runeth over! Wiesenfeuer Baronial will be unlike any event you have attended in a long time!

April 13-15th @ Camp Cimarron (east of Guthrie/south of Stillwater/north of OKC/west of New York City...)

[WES] Fantastic Fairytale Fete IX

My Lords and Ladies, join us as we celebrate the ninth annual Fantastic Fairytale Fete. Arts and Sciences contests include: storytelling in any mode, and our signature cooking competition: best pun of a fairytale recipe -decorative or edible. Classes TBA.

[MID] Middle Kingdom Academy of Defense

The Shire of Ravenslake Presents MKAoD 15: The Middle Kingdom Academy of Defense August 31-September 2, 2012

[AET] Return to Ian’s Inn

Greetings from the Shire of Ballachlagan!  We would like to invite you to our event “Return to Ian’s Inn ” which will be held on May 4-6, 2012.