Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and his assistant Beaker try to fix St. George with a very large pair of scissors. When that didn’t go as planned, The Fool revived St. George with some fresh greenery. This year’s play included four new dragons, who recited lines from the hymn “Ring Out the Old, Ring In the New”: […]
The 27th annual performance of St. George and The Dragon drove both the dark and the snow away. Snow canceled Thursday’s dress rehearsal, but the students performed St. George as scheduled on Friday to an enthusiastic audience. This year’s extravaganza began with a reading of poems, the first by Early Primary and Charlotte. Then Charlotte […]
On Friday, December 17, just about every student at NBS will take part in the 27th “St. George and the Dragon,” a winter ritual hearkening back hundreds–and in some cases, thousands–of years. The show is a patchwork of songs, stories, skits, and dances from many traditions, all designed to keep people hopeful and cheerful on […]
Here are some new St. George pictures taken by Stephanie Gross. Thank you Stephanie! You can see all of the photos here (you’ll need the password given out in the Friday newsletter). Click here to hear the Abbots Bromley Horn Dance performed by The Christmas Revels, and see the picture below of this ancient dance.
The North Branch community gathered for the annual performance of St. George and The Dragon on Friday, December 18th. After the 1:30 matinee, the snow began falling fast, reaching 21 inches, (and more in some areas) forcing the 7:00 performance to be canceled. However, it was a wonderful play, enhanced by many lovely seasonal songs […]