Quarterly 8.5 x 11 inch newsletter. "Thais Banu, the editor, has written for several SCA publications as well as The Crescent Moon. She has performed for 20 years and has taught workshops in the USA. The newsletter, first published in 1993, was initiated at the urging of dancers in the SCA who felt something was 'missing' in their dance. It is now used to help SCA dancers understand the culture and history of the dance." Content varies a bit issue to issue, but standard departments include Who, What and Where; Now Let's Dance (dance instruction: steps, choreographies, costume and historical background); Historical Interest; Costuming; and Upcoming Workshops. A recent issue also featureda fiction piece.
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