1999 Performances

April 23-25

NEFFA Festival, New England Folk Festival Association, Natick, MA.

Performance on Saturday, 10:30am in the Courtyard area. (Photo Album)

May 1

May Day Celebration 6:00 am (dawn!), Thornden Park water tower, Syracuse, NY.

10:00-10:50 am, Baldwinsville Public Library, Baldwinsville, NY. (Photo Album)

May 22

Middlesex Morris Day of Dance, Boston, MA.

Hosted by Middlesex Morris.

May 29

Jamesville Memorial Day Parade, Jamesville, NY.

Parade starts at 11:00 am. Hounds will also perform after the parade at the school.

May 31

Amory Square, Syracuse, NY.

Instead of practice, we'll be dancing in the vicinity of the Blue Tusk on Walton Street in downtown Syracuse starting around 4:30 pm.

OK, that didn't work out; the Tusk was closed. We ended up dancing at Meechum Field across from Arctic Island ice cream stand. (Ice cream instead of beer. That works.)

June 5

Pioneer Herb Festival, Marcellus, NY.

Dancing at Baltimore Woods Nature Center. 2:00-2:30 pm and 3:00-3:30 pm.

June 5

Brew at the Zoo, Syracuse, NY.

Dancing at a beer brewers festival at the Burnett Park Zoo. What could be better for morris dancers? We will be joined by Thornden Morris. Dancing at various locations on the Zoo grounds between 6:00 and 8:00 pm.

June 12-13

The D.O.G.S., Trumansburg, NY.

A morris dance party hosted by the Bassett Street Hounds. Schedule of performances.

July 26

Norstar Apartments, Liverpool, NY.

Dancing for senior citizens. 7:00-8:00pm.

August 15

May Memorial Unitarian Church, Syracuse, NY.

We will be performing as a part of a special service. 10:15am.

September 3-5, 1999 (Labor Day Weekend)

Toronto Ale, Toronto, Canada.

Hosted by Green Fiddle Morris.

September 18

International Mask and Puppet Museum, Syracuse, NY.

We will be performing as a part of the grand opening of Open Hand Theater's new headquarters. Performance begins at 3:15, right after the ribbon cutting ceremony.

September 26

Westcott Street Cultural Festival, Syracuse, NY.

We'll be joined by Thornden Morris and Heartwood Morris. Parade starts at 12:30. Scheduled performance at Petit Library at 2:00; other unscheduled dancing likely.

October 4

Madison Hall, Morrisville, NY.

We'll be performing for Colgate University students from 7:00 to about 8:00, with breaks for questions. The dancing will be filmed for a class on symmetry.

October 8-10, 1999 (Columbus Day Weekend)

Bluemont Ale, Leesburg, VA.

Host team: Bluemont Morris. We'll be joining over 20 teams dancing in various places around Virginia and Maryland. We'll be touring with our friends from Thornden Morris. (Photo Album)

November 5-7

NOMAD Festival of Traditional Music, Art, and Dance,
Newtown High School, Newtown, CT.

Performance: Saturday, 1:00-2:00 pm; with Ring O' Bells, and Half Moon Sword.

December 28

Burnet Park Zoo, Syracuse, NY.

We perform annually at the Zoo as part of their Night of Lights festivities. Dance times are 6:30 and 7:30 pm (probably in the Zoo lobby). Not morris-related, some of us will return on the evening of December 30 to carol around a lovely bonfire.

Past Performances