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FRED'S NINET'ALE - A MORRIS DANCING EXTRAVAGANZA!: Quicksbottom Morris, Hollytree Morris, Island Thyme Morris, The Vancouver Morris Men, Tiddley Cove Morris (Vancouver), Sound & Fury (Seattle), Renegade Rose (Seattle, WA), Drumbeggar Morris (Galiano), Bridgetown Morris (Portland, OR)

Sat. June 13th 2015 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm @  Legislative Buildings, Victoria BC (All Ages) 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Free
Presented by: Quicksbottom Morris
Saturday, June 13th 2015, in and around Victoria - A CELEBRATION OF ALL THINGS MORRIS!

Morris dancing is a centuries-old English tradition, done by teams of dancers called "sides". It is lively, energetic and fun ... and is always done to live music on traditional instruments. This is your chance to see a gathering of several Morris sides, called an "Ale", with performances throughout Saturday morning, June 13th, at James Bay Market (10 am), Langford Market (10 am), in Bastion Square (11:30 am), Market Square (11:30 am, 1:30 pm), and Centennial Square (1:30 pm). We are celebrating the 90th birthday of one of our dancers, so obviously Morris is good for you!
There will be a MASS DANCE with all the sides dancing in front of the Legislative Buildings from 3:30 - 5 pm ... complete with town crier!
Come and see what it's all about, enjoy the music and the lively Morris capers, wish Fred a happy birthday ... even try a dance or two if you like!
Info at http://ale.quicksbottommorris.ca or on Facebook.

The Vancouver Morris Men

The Vancouver Morris Men, based in Vancouver BC Canada, perform traditional English dance, theatre and song year round. Our performances vary with the seasons. more info
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