Edwardian England

Diss Museum and marketplace is the setting in 2014 for Norwich Historical Dance's Commemoration of the start of the First World War in 1914. The scenario is a wedding on the eve of the war with songs and live music plus and party-goers enjoy the dances such as "Gathering Peascods"
Diss Museum and marketplace is the setting in 2014 for Norwich Historical Dance’s Commemoration of the start of the First World War in 1914. The scenario is a wedding on the eve of the war with songs and live music plus and party-goers enjoy the dances such as “Gathering Peascods” before the men suddenly ‘march away’
Edwardian England and the eve of World War 1 is the ecenario for NHD's presentation at Oxford. The all women Poppy Farandole represents the women left behind after the men had 'marched away' and the sacrifice in the fields of Flanders
Edwardian England and the eve of World War 1 is the scenario for NHD’s presentation at Oxford. The all women Poppy Farandole represents the women left behind after the men had ‘marched away’ and the sacrifice in the fields of Flanders
Dance's presentation of 'When the Lights Went Out' at Swaffham Assembly Rooms, with songs music and dances from that era just before the Great war began
A Parish Tea Dance sets the scene for Norwich Historical Dance’s presentation of ‘When the Lights Went Out’ at Swaffham Assembly Rooms, with songs music and dances from that era just before the Great War began
The dancing has to stop as the men are called away and the tragedy of World War 1 unfolds in NHD's performance for Swaffham Arts
The dancing has to stop as the men are called away and the tragedy of World War 1 unfolds in NHD’s performance for Swaffham Arts of ‘When the Lights Went Out’
The new dances of Norfolk born Vernon Castle and Ragtime are reprised as part of '"When the Lights Went Out"
The new dances of Norfolk born Vernon Castle and Ragtime are reprised as part of ‘”When the Lights Went Out”, a commemoration of the start of the Great War in which Vernon Castle, an RFC pilot, was amongst those many who died
Labec Steps 3A