Willkommen!

Welcome to the SCA Bardic Arts Resource Page!
 
This is a website to provide resources and links for those in the Society of Creative Anachronisms (SCA),
interested in the Bardic and Performing arts around the SCA Known World. 
Many of the pages on this website are cloned or linked from documents created or shared on the 'SCA Bards FB Page', and many other sources, and organized here.

*SCA Bards and The Bardic Arts = (in general)  
Those whose perform created or selected works with focus around a narrative/story.  Singers, singer-songwriters, wordsmiths, poets, storytellers creating and performing works with a focus on the story and narrative.  Covering material from SCA periods and cultures, about or inspired by historical events, period legends and heroes; as well as drawing from the culture, events, experiences, traditions, and people from 'Modern Middle Ages.

Some performer types including, but not limited to:
Poets, singers, storytellers; singer-songwriters, wordsmiths; minstrels, musicians, instrumentalists; Bards, Fillids, Griots, Jongleurs, Minnesingers, Meistersingers, Olaves, Scops, Skalds, Troubadors, Trouveres...  And Welcoming All Friends of the Performing Arts including:  Actors, Fools, Improvisational Artists, Jesters, Jugglers, Magicians, Mimes, Movement Arts, Mummers, Physical Theater, Players, Theater, and more!)

Frans Hals - 'Jester With A Lute' - Oil on wood. Louvre, Paris, France - 1620