MASTER
 MUMMERS

Directory of Folk Play Groups

horizontal rule
Master Home >> Directory of Folk Play Groups

Search or Browse for Groups


or Keyword search of group names, home towns, and descriptions:
 

Display Format:  per page  

Result 1 of 1. Page: << Previous  1  Next >>
Grid Refs. link to O.S. Maps. Lat. & Long. link to Google Maps.

England

Dorset

Frome Valley Morris Mummers

Category:

Folk Play-acting Sub-Group

Home Town:

Weymouth, Grid Ref.: SY6779, Lat.& Long.: 50.6137, -2.4594

Description:

Plays performed currently are: Hero Combat - text from a village near Weymouth (Broadwey) from DCRO, 1934 - played at Midwinter in pubs, streets in South and West Dorset - and a Hoodening play we wrote c. 2005, based on Kentish examples (also played at festivals) and performed 2005-2014, waiting for more players to start again.

Established:

1978

Performances:

Forthcoming:

 

GMap 11-Dec-2022

1. - 14:00

South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1, England

Notes:

Dorchester Christmas Cracker shopping and fair. Street performances from 2 till 4 in various locations tbd on the day

 

GMap 19-Dec-2022

1. - 20:00

Centenary Club, Jubilee Street, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7BG, England

Notes:

Metal Detectorists Christmas party

 

GMap 20-Dec-2022

1. - 20:00

Drax Arms, West St, Bere Regis, Dorset, BH20 7HH, England

2. - 20:45

Drax Arms, West St, Bere Regis, Dorset, BH20 7HH

Notes:

First performance at Bere Regis Folk Club, second performance in the pub bar

 

GMap 22-Dec-2022

1. - 21:00

Old Town Hall, High st, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8JH, England

Notes:

Performance at end of Frome Valley Morris practice night

 

Past events:

 

GMap 22-Dec-2011 - Provisional

1. - 19:00

Elm Tree Inn, Shop Lane, Langton Herring, Dorset, DT3 4HU, England - Elm Tree Folk Night

2. - 19:45

Crown Inn, Puncknowle, Dorset, DT2 9BN

3. - 20:15

White Horse Inn, Litton Cheney, Dorset, DT2 9AT

4. - 21:00

Tiger Inn, 14-16 Barrack St, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3LY

5. - 21:45

New Inn, Shipton Gorge, Dorset, DT6 4LT

 

GMap 15-Dec-2011

1. - 22:00

Village Hall, Back St, Broadmayne, Dorset, DT2 8EW, England - Sunray Folk Club

 

GMap 11-Dec-2011

1. - 18:30

St Nicholas Church, Dorchester Rd, Broadwey, Dorset, DT3 5DN, England

 

GMap 19-Nov-2011

1. -     -    

Bath, Somerset, England - International Mummers' Unconvention

 

Other past years: 2001 (2), 2002 (4), 2003 (6), 2004 (7), 2005 (3), 2006 (7), 2008 (4), 2009 (5), 2010 (7), 2012 (1), 2013 (5), 2014 (3), 2016 (3), 2017 (1), 2018 (5), 2019 (5), 2020 (1), 2022 (1)

Media Links:

1. Frome Valley Morris Men Mummers Play - Validated link
YouTube - Video [9min 21sec], darkdorset, 24-Feb-2007

Contact:

David Milner (davmilner@gmail.com), Phone: 01305 880154
Address: 3 Hope Terrace, Martinstown, Dorset, DT2 9JN

Part of:

Frome Valley Morris

Update: Directory entry / Performances / Media Links

horizontal rule
© 2007-2020, Peter Millington (peter.millington@mastermummers.org). Last updated: 15-Aug-2020