The latest news from The Morris Federation:

Clog Stepping for Beginners Workshop

Here is a review of a 2-part Clog Stepping for Beginners workshop run on 2nd and 9th January by Georgia Shorrock of Hadrian Clog, based in Northumberland. “I’ve been a Cotswold dancer for more than 40 years, I dabbled in North West at University and have danced rapper intermittently for 20 years. However learning clog stepping has passed me by. They say you should start something new in lockdown so I dusted down my rapper shoes, cleared the rug from the conservatory floor and took part in the beginners clog stepping workshop.

Practices go online

The Morris Federation launched a series of online workshops, talks and demos over Winter 2020-2021.  Here is a review of our workshop about running online practices over Zoom, hosted by the Committee on 3rd January. “Two of us, from Worthing-based mixed Cotswold side Sompting Larks, were looking for ideas not only to liven up our […]

Leeds Morris Men go digital

Leeds Morris Men in West Yorkshire say: “Like many Morris teams we have not danced, entertained or danced the tradition in 2020 as we would have once done. However we have turned to the digital media to entertain and keep the traditions alive. Our 2020 annual Dales tour, mummers plays and other Morris activities have turned to other forms of production and expression. Below are our latest Christmas videos for your enjoyment.

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