Morris dancing, as you may already know, is a dance performance that is centuries old. Although it originated as a man’s dance, there is evidence this dance has involved ladies as far back as the 16th century. Today, this remains the case as ladies continue to enjoy Morris dancing in mixed and individual gender groups.
You don’t have to visit England to enjoy Morris Dancing. One of the nicest things about the dance is that it is celebratory. It’s your chance to express the goodwill you feel just for being alive and well. The display of dance and music may well be performed at seasonal festivals and holidays, but the […]
Each year, when May approaches, dancers prepare to welcome Spring with morris dancing. Now’s the time to dress your kids in colourful costumes and let them practice dancing with the jingling of bells worn on the legs. Young kids love to dance, and morris dancing can be a perfect way to get them to exercise.
Take your first step towards Morris Dancing, suited for people of all ages and shapes. Part of the British dance scene since the 16th century, this traditional English folk dance can be done individually or with a group of 8 dancers, all beating sticks in time to rhythmic steps. Bells and handkerchiefs are part of […]