12 - 14 June 2019
12 - 14
June
2019
Dancing (Dancing)
On:Thursday 13th June 2019
Starting at:10:00
Finishing at:17:00
Price:Free
Where:Crownmead

From: 10:00
to: 17:00
Dorset Buttons Rapper
Male rapper sword dance side from Wareham, Dorset. white shirt, black hoggers, red cummerbund, black clogs. Clogs are rare in rapper.
Bourne River
Men's Cotswold morris team from Bournemouth. White shirt and trousers. Blue and gold baldric with horse brass at front centre and two fish on back.
From: 10:30
to: 11:00
Otter Morris
Energetic Border morris team from the Otter Valley in East Devon.
Dorset Buttons
Ladies North West morris side from Wareham, Dorset. Green skirts, red bodice, red clogs. Straw hats decorated with hand-made Dorset buttons.
From: 11:00
to: 11:30
Knights of King Ina
Specialists in solo and duet Cotswold Jigs. Costumes are a personal combination of black and white.
New Moon Morris
Based in Ivinghoe, Bucks. Bright colours, lots of noise & above all fun - a mixed side, dancing mostly North West with some Border & other styles.
From: 11:30
to: 12:00
Mythago
Mixed Border Morris side from Sussex, with stories embedded in their performances. Black tatter jackets with yellow or red stripe. Individual masks.
Downes on Tour
Reunion cotswold morris team. White shirt, black knee-breeches, red socks. Red/white/yellow baldric.
From: 12:00
to: 12:30
Somerset Morris
Ladies Cotswold side from Bristol/Bath area. Also do stave dances, which originate from the Friendly Societies (early form of insurance companies).
Uplyme Morris
Men's Cotswold side from Uplyme, Devon. White shirt and trousers, green + white baldric, black top hat.
From: 12:30
to: 13:00
Holt
Holt perform a broad mix of Cotswold styles, though many of their dances are based on a liberal interpretation of the Fieldtown morris tradition
Phoenix
Mixed Cotswold side from Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire. Black hat with flowers, black skirt/trousers, red socks, red hankies. Spot their wickerwork phoenix.
From: 13:00
to: 13:30
Festus Derriman
Cotswold morris side from Upwey near Weymouth. Name after a character in a Thomas Hardy novel. White trousers, short green and yellow tatter jacket. Men: white shirt + top hat. Women: green shirt, straw hat. One green sock, one yellow.
Maenads
Maenads come from Lenham in Kent. We dance our own versions of border styled dances.
From: 13:30
to: 14:00
Zdravetz
Bulgarian Dance group performing traditional 'Horos' (circle dances) and dressed in traditional village costume.
From: 15:30
to: 16:00
Fabulous Fezheads
The Fabulous Fezheads are Englands Premier Sand Dance Illusionists, either that, or an engaging bunch of lunatics who dance while swapping hats!
Steampunk morris
The name says it all! Morris dancing in an unwritten alternative future.
From: 16:00
to: 16:30
Customs and Exiles
Customs And Exiles are a North West Morris side who dance with a high degree of energy and precision.
Stroud Morris
Stroud Morris bring you Cotswold dances from the Five Valleys. Look out for the white swirling skirts, dashing red jackets and a flash of green and red bloomers.
From: 16:30
to: 17:00
Wreckers Border Morris
A lively fun loving bunch, Wreckers Border Morris are a mixed side from up and down the valley of the Tamar, the blue bit between Cornwall and the U.K. We perform a mix of traditional and self penned dances with gust - and big sticks!
Downes on Tour
Reunion cotswold morris team. White shirt, black knee-breeches, red socks. Red/white/yellow baldric.

Ending at: 1700