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 13-Dec-2019

1. - 17:30

Easton Square, Easton, Dorset, DT5 1BX, England

Notes:

Easton Sparkle late night Christmas shopping. Play to be performed in a number of venues in and around the square until about 20.00

 

GMap 17-Dec-2019

1. - 20:00

Drax Arms, High Street, Bere Regis, Dorset, BH20 7HH, England

2. - 20:30

Drax Arms, High Street, Bere Regis, Dorset, BH20 7HH

Notes:

One performance in the pub bar and one in the Drax Folk Club. All welcome, no admission charge

 

GMap 19-Dec-2019

1. - 21:30

Chapelhay Tavern, Franchise St, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8JU, England

Notes:

IN pub bar - probably followed by a music session - all welcome, no charge

 

Past events: 2001 (2), 2002 (4), 2003 (6), 2004 (7), 2005 (3), 2006 (7), 2008 (4), 2009 (5), 2010 (7), 2011 (4), 2012 (1), 2013 (5), 2014 (3), 2016 (3), 2017 (1), 2018 (5)

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
© 2007-2011, Peter Millington (peter.millington@mastermummers.org). Last updated: 29-May-2018