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Sunday, May 27
 

11:00am PDT

Bridgetown Morris Men
Cotswold Morris Dancing

Sunday May 27, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Dance Performance, Sunday Morning Morris
  • Genre EDB -- British Isles-Ireland - DANCE
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  • Biography Morris dancers have celebrated the seasons for hundreds of years in England with music dance, songs and plays. Decked out in ribbons and bells they performed athletic dances with handkerchiefs and sticks to encourage good fortune and fertility for the coming season. The Bridgetown Morris Men keep this age-old tradition alive in Portland. Our shows are an energetic mix of traditional dances, music, songs and plays. Keep an eye out for us, you'll see us dancing around Portland at various events throughout the year.

11:00am PDT

Seattle Kids' Morris
Short legs, tall capers!

Sunday May 27, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Dance Performance, Sunday Morning Morris
  • Genre EDB -- British Isles-Ireland - DANCE
  • Biography Traditionally, Morris dancing has been a tradition passed from one generation to the next. Youthful energy and young knees work to the children's advantage! We have every confidence that their abilities will soon surpass those of the established Morris sides.

11:00am PDT

Sound and Fury Morris Dancers
Bells! Sticks! Hankies! Kilts?

Sunday May 27, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Center House Court 47.62153, -122.35085
  Dance Performance, Sunday Morning Morris
  • Genre EDB -- British Isles-Ireland - DANCE
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  • Biography Sound & Fury Morris & Sword have been dancing around Seattle and the rest of the west coast of North America since the waning days of last century (1999 to be specific). These are dance traditions dating back, well, a long time, from various regions of England. Sound & Fury is proud to bring them to you, residents of the Pacific Northwest!