Terpsichory Courtly Dance Troupe

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Our troupe performs at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, seven weekends in August and September, a total of 16 days. We have multiple stage performances each day. We also have the opportunity to participate in other activities and shows throughout the day. Practices occur year round with less frequency in the winter and greater frequency in spring and summer.

If you are interested in joining...

Step 1 - Email your name, email address, and a phone number to directors@terpsichory.org.
Step 2 - Attend a lesson/practice.
Step 3 - Participate in a phone/in-person interview.
Step 4 - Participate in a follow-up discussion after a few practices.

Member requirements:

All members must provide their own outfit. Dancers are required to be dressed as a Lord or Lady. Musicians should be dressed as merchant class or better. As needed, we can assist in finding and/or making your outfit. All members must choose a character name and create a back-story as needed. All members need to be able to perform a minimum of 50% of the days at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival.


If you have any questions, please contact us at directors@terpsichory.org.



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