Known World Dance Symposium '99

[ This article appeared in volume 5 of the Letter of Dance. ]

Noon, Friday, May 21, 1999 through Noon, Sunday, May 23, 1999

Lewis and Clark Community College
5800 Godfrey Rd. (U.S. 67), Godfrey, Ill. 62035

Barony of Shattered Crystal, Midrealm

The Barony of Shattered Crystal invites you all to the Second Known World Dance Symposium. The Symposium be three days of classes covering European court dance, Middle Eastern dance, and other traditional dance forms, dance music and musical concerns, and dance research and theory.

Middle Eastern dance classes will be coordinated by:

Mistress Edwina Dirks Sterne
Mka: Sue Moon
1584 Blake Bottom Road
Huntsville, AL 35806

All other classes will be coordinated by:

Master Sion Andreas o Wynedd
Mka: Ian A. Engle
P.O. Box 12092
Columbus, OH 43212-0092

Site Steward:

Master Bubba Godgodsson
Mka: Rick Buzzard
2401 Holland
Godfrey, IL 62035

The site fee will be $8.00 for the weekend until May 7, 1999, $10.00 after that. Symposium proceedings will be included in the site fee. There is no feast, but food will be available on site and at nearby restaurants. Make checks payable to the SCA: Barony of Shattered Crystal and mail to the Site Steward.

This is a dry site.

Hotel information:

Currently 30 rooms are blocked at the nearest hotel:

Hi-Way House Motor Inn
3023 Godfrey Road
Godfrey, IL 60235

Cost $49.95/night.

Other hotels are just a little further down the road in Godfrey/Alton.


Make your best way to I-270 on the north side of St. Louis. Take the U.S. 67 exit and go north towards Alton, Ill. Follow the signs for U.S. 67 through Alton then look for SCA signs. Godfrey is just north of Alton. Lewis and Clark Community College is on the left side of the road behind stone battlements.

Webbed by Gregory Blount of Isenfir (Greg Lindahl)