Known World Costume and Rapier
- Hi there:
I am the dance coordinator for KWCS / KWAR. These events share an
impressive track of dance classes that I think all dancers should check out.
The following tells you more about the event. Pass the word to your
Ladies and Gentlemen, we beg your indulgence. As there is less than 30 days
left to pre-register for THE Known World event of the year, we are coming to
you on this and in days hence to insure that all who will are enticed into
attending this "don't miss" weekend. We present for your amusement and
Known World Academy of the Rapier - Known World Costuming Symposium III
October 17-19, 2003
Barony of Caerthe, Kingdom of the Outlands (Denver, Colorado)
Some quick facts:
18 merchants in our huge merchant room.
175+ class hours You'll never be bored.
Enjoy classes on Fencing, Costuming, Dance and a track of joint interest
Indoor and outdoor fencing space
The famous "Walk Through History"
Masked Ball with period gaming (no risk to your wallet)
Hotel rooms at $59 a night (code SCASCAA)
Raffles throughout the weekend.
Schedule (subject to change)
Registration opens at 4pm.
Known World Social Hosted by Medieval Properties Inc. 7pm
Join new and old friends from around the Known World for a little get
together. Enjoy finger foods and our own private cash bar.
Registration opens at 7am and closes at 10 pm.
Merchant room opens at 8 am and closes at midnight.
Classes begin at 10 am. (see event web site for class schedule)
Robin Netherton will present When Medieval Meets Victorian: the roots
of Modern Costume Sources
Tawny Sherrill will be presenting Cesare Vecellio's Costume Book and
then Myth of Venice
Don Tivar Moondragon will be presenting The History of Rapier
Fighting in the SCA
Evening Feast (final menu available on the event site after Oct 1st) 6:30 pm
Masked Ball The Come-As-You-Aren't Ball - 8:00 pm
The Dicing Dragon Period gaming
Dancing, dancing and more dancing!
Other events scheduled for Saturday:
Pelican ceremony for Her Excellency Doña Countess Aindrea MacCullaich
Ceremony to invest the Barony of Caerthe's new Vicars.
Merchant room opens at 9 am and closes at 3 pm
Classes begin at 9 am
Jewels by von Roessler
Poison Pen Press
The Spanish Peacock
Dark River Caravan
All things Sharp
Canyon Keep Enterprises
The Merlion's Tail / Sewing Central
The Silk Robe
Realms of Regalia
Denver's own Wizard's Chest (selling masks for the ball)
Site: Denver Renaissance Hotel - I-70 and Quebec (maps on the web site)
Hotel shuttles are available from Denver International Airport.
Site: Adults: $25 for two days Kids: 5 to 12 $12.50 for two days
Under 4: Free
(The feast is sold out. There is a restaurant on site plus numerous eateries
across the street at Quebec Center.)
Note: The Masked Ball and Feast are separate events. Even if you don't attend
the feast, please come to the ball.
Full event details are available on the event web site:
Join the KWcs-ar list for up-to-date information -
KWAR Autocrat: The Honorable Lady Rivka Vladimirovna Rivkina
KWCS Autocrat: Despôtissa Eirene Tzimiskina Kontostephanina
[Reposted by Keith / Guillaume]