Renaissance Historical Dance Performing Arts

A group dedicated to the practice of, and research into, Renaissance and SCA dance. Information about upcoming events, and copies of their electronic newsletter.

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Renaissance Dance* - European dance from the 15th to early 17th centuries. Includes a brief introduction, archives of the Rendance discussion list, links to primary and secondary sources, bibliographies, music and reenactment links, and a directory of teachers, performers, or

  • Passamezzo - Group of musicians, dancers and actors offering Elizabethan historical and Jacobean masque entertainment.
  • Hertfordshire Early Dance - UK-based group. Includes a meeting diary, dance cheat-sheets, dance and photos.
  • Renaissance Dance Pages - Notes and cheat sheets for Renaissance and English country dance.
  • Late 15th Century Transcriptions - Transcriptions "Les Basses Danses de Marguerite d\\'Autriche" and renaissance the Salisbury historical Manuscript, by Veerle Fack and Lieven renaissance Baert.
  • Accademia della Danza - SCA dance group based in Massachusetts. Information about their meetings dance and activities.
  • Il Ballarino - An English translation of Caroso's "Il Ballarino" (1581).
  • Renaissance Dance - Introduction by Sarah Boronow. Information about some of the dances, and the dancing masters.
  • Renaissance Historical Dance Society - Devonshire UK based group specializing in 15th, 16th renaissance and 17th historical century dances. Includes information about their renaissance performances, photos, and a historical diary of upcoming events.
  • Thrir Venstri Foetr - Group based in Washington DC, performing dances from dance Playford and renaissance Arbeau. Includes schedules of performances and dance rehearsals, and descriptions of renaissance steps, figures and dances.
  • L'Academie Atlantienne de la Danse - A group dedicated to the practice of, and historical research into, dance Renaissance and SCA dance. Information about historical upcoming events, and copies dance of their electronic newsletter.
  • Guild of the Silver Rondel - Dance guild of the branch of the Society renaissance for Creative historical Anachronism covering Australia and New Zealand. renaissance Information about their activities historical and links to resources.
  • Dance of the Ages - Includes some general information about reconstructing dances, descriptions of 15th century dance steps, and a reconstruction of the Italian ballo "Leoncello Nuovo".
  • Shakespearean Dance - Research and resources by Emily Winerock. Includes papers, historical and an annotated bibliography of primary and historical secondary sources.
  • Movimento! - Early dance and theater troupe based in British Columbia, Canada. renaissance Classes for children and adults, and information about performances and renaissance costume workshops.
  • Fioretto - Czech group. Includes information about their repertoire and historical a photo historical gallery.
  • Chastelana - Polish group performing dances from the Renaissance and historical medieval periods. Information about members and their activities.
  • Rosina's Dance Page - Mostly 15th century Italian dance, including background information, historical step descriptions historical and dance reconstructions of balli and historical bassadanze by Piacenza and historical Ebreo. Information on classes historical in Toronto.
  • Joy and Jealousy - Information about a book on 15th century Italian balli by renaissance Vivian Stephens and Monica Cellio. Includes a link to the renaissance text and music.
  • Renaissance Dance Sources - Transcriptions of primary sources, and some secondary sources. renaissance Links to similar material on other sites.
  • Le Balet Comique de la Reine: An Analysis - Analysis by Elizabeth Cooper of this 1581 spectacle, which combined dance dance, verse and music.
  • Norman W. Gray's Home Page - Includes articles on the Inns of Court dances, historical Playford dances, renaissance the Branle des Chevaux, and the historical Gresley Collection (circa 1500).
  • Eric's SCA Dance and Music Page - Includes Eric\\'s SCA Dance Booklet, dance music (sheet historical music, audio dance files and information about CDs), and historical a transcription of the dance 1651 edition of Playford.
  • Capriol Society for Early Dance - Based in Cambridge, England. Mainly concerned with 14th-17th dance century dancing dance from the European courts. Background, and dance information about classes.
  • Danse Ecosse - Group based in Inverness, Scotland. Information about workshops, and a renaissance gallery.
  • The "Il Papa" Manuscript - An introduction and transcription. From the New York dance Public Library historical Dance Collection.
  • The Middle Ages: Medieval and Renaissance Dances - Cheat sheets, step descriptions, and a list of dance sources for renaissance SCA dances, including some from after dance 1600.
  • Bassa Toscana - French Renaissance and medieval dance troupe. Information about their performance and education services.
  • La Rossignol - Group of musicians and dancers based in Cremona, dance Italy. Information historical about performances and recordings.
  • Norwich Early Dance Group - Medieval to Playford dance. Information about events, meetings historical and services.
  • Renaissance Footnotes - Performing name of Basingstoke Early Dance - performing renaissance social dances historical from between 1450 and 1650. Information renaissance about classes, and upcoming historical performances.

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