[Namron] Court Dancing Class
sirensong13 at yahoo.com
Thu Mar 8 10:26:13 PST 2007
To add to what master Mike said...
It is a more structured couples form of dance. In some form it is seen in many late period movies.
Here are some web links for your explorations... (not the best but what I could find on the fly)
Video clips of simple foot work by the library of congress
Examples of Masque Costume in the late 16th & Early 17th Centuriee http://www.elizabethancostume.net/masque/index.html(This site also shows period c. 1589 research for fae wings in period on costume)
Estienne's Country Dance (also has videos)
mikea <mikea at mikea.ath.cx> wrote: On Thu, Mar 08, 2007 at 11:43:00AM -0600, Curtis Blackburn wrote:
> What is "court dancing"?
> On 3/8/07, Siren Song wrote:
> >We are looking into having a court dancing class here in Skorragard and I
> >was wondering how many of you would be interested?
> >Thank you :)
Usually it includes period dances of the sort done in court, and also
by the non-noble, non-titled, non-armigerous folks. Think pavane,
bransle, gailliard, and so on.
Mike Andrews / Michael Fenwick Barony of Namron, Ansteorra
mikea at mikea.ath.cx / Amateur Extra radio operator W5EGO
Tired old music Laurel; Chirurgeon; SCAdian since AS XI
Namron mailing list
Namron at ansteorra.org
Lady Siobhan inghean ui Tigernaigh
It's not the color of the Text but how you use it.
Sucker-punch spam with award-winning protection.
Try the free Yahoo! Mail Beta.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Namron