Performing Arts

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

[EAL] Murder Melee XXIX & The Baronial Investiture

Please join Ben Dunfirth as we celebrate the Baronial Investiture of Taern MacGregor! It will be a weekend filled with celebration, exciting activities, and everything you can want in an event!

Murder Melee XXIX & The Baronial Investiture
June 7-10, 2012

[GLE] Academy of Performing Arts

Don't forget to get your reservations in for the coolest event of the summer (inside with AC)

[LOC] Midwinter at the Manor

His Grace and Her Excellency Cornelius and Elizabeth invite Their Excellencies, The Baron and Baroness of Politarchopolis and members of their populous to come in from the cold for an evening of comforting food, a warming fire, games, music, song and dance.

[MID] First Contact: Portugal and India

The Marche of Gwyntarian presents First Contact: Portugal and India, hosting the Brendoken Championships.

[EAL] Pikeman's Pleasure

Is Fortuna, the Lady of Luck and Fortune, smiling on you? Are you her favorite? Or will you be crushed under her constantly rolling wheel? The Canton of Petrea Thule invites all soldiers of fortune, gamers and gamblers, no matter if lucky or dogged by bad luck to join us for a day of merriment.

[ART] Dragon's Tear

In the dawning of our world, the last pair of dragons flew through skies of sapphire blue.  With their great ages one landed to fall into his last sleep. Grief stricken for her loss, the last mighty Lady Dragon cried tears until she as well passed for this world into myth and legend. 

[MID] Fifth Bardic Roundhouse

Bardic Roundhouse is a gathering of the performing arts community in northern Oaken and of our neighbors and friends: bards, aspiring bards, musicians, jugglers, jongleurs ... and those who just enjoy listening and watching.

[LOC] Henry VIII: Single and sick of it

First there was Catherine, the jewel of Spain. Then there was Anne, better forgotten and Jane, the mother of the beloved Edward. 

[CAL] Pre-Norman Symposium and Pennsic War Practice

The Shire of Standing Stones Presents: Pre-Norman Symposium and Pennsic War Practice June 30, 2012

Youth Choir at Pennsic 41

Lady Erlan Nordenskald reports that plans are afoot for a Youth Choir at Pennsic 41.

[MID] Northern Oaken War Maneuvers XVI

The Barony of the Cleftlands and The Shire of Falcon's Quarry present Northern Oaken War Maneuvers XVI June 8-10, 2012

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.