Performance Arts: Activity List

Performance Arts

19 activities:

Performance Skills

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Thursday 16:00 to 17:00

How do you take a piece from successful execution in practice to a successful performance in front of an audience? Whether you're a singer or a storyteller, a dancer or an instrumentalist, some things are consistent across performance types. This class will discuss the skills of getting a piece...Read more

Intermediate Dancing

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Friday 11:00 to 13:00

An introduction to some of the intermediate and harder dances for those who have some dancing experience. Specifics taught will depend on who is present and their experience and needs.Read more

English Country Chrestomathy

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Friday 15:00 to 16:00

A selection of English Country dances for those wishing an introduction to the language of English Country Dance.

No prior English Country Dance experience necessary. Dances taught depend on numbers and knowledge.

Or to treat as last minute revision for the Country Ball to occur...Read more

Musicians' Gathering

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Friday 17:00 to 18:00

A warm-up session to enable musicians to sort out music, versions, ideas and practice new music for Festival. Those teaching dances are welcome to come and discuss them with the musicians.  

Please bring instruments and music.Read more

Fighter Auction

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Sunday 20:00 to 23:00

Come buy your fighters for the Armoured and Rapier Fighter Auction TourneysRead more

Caroso Ball

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Monday 11:00 to 13:00

The Caroso Ball uses a period event format to offer dancers an opportunity to show off their skills, and watch other people perform.

The dancers take turns to choose a dance from a set-list, and a partner from those gathered around the edge of the dance floor. (If you'd rather watch, you...Read more

The Pastime Performances

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Monday 14:00 to 15:00

Do you have period performance repertoire you'd like to share? Beginner or expert; solo or group; story, song, or instrumental music - all are welcome to come along and share something, or simply enjoy the performances! A sign-up sheet will be available at the Information Point, or speak to Gwen...Read more

Boars Head Tavern

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Monday 20:00 to 22:30

The Boar’s Head Theatre celebrates the diversity of Lochac’s bardic talent, and provides a way to celebrate the finale of Rowany Festival. It is an opportunity to come together and enjoy a relaxed evening in entertainment, song and Merriment before you return to the mundane world.

Those...Read more