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The Thirty-ninth Year

Bard of the Mists Competition -- Principality of the Mists

September 11, 2004 (AS XXXIX)

St. Marks' Episcopal Church,
Santa Clara, CA

From The Page (August, 2004):

Come join us for a day of songs, stories, and feasting as we witness the selection of the next Bard of the Mists. Sylvie la Chardonnière will be cuisinière of a late 14th century French feast.

The competition will consist of five rounds.

Documented piece
An original piece in a period style
A piece that the performer considers his/her best
A piece to be composed on-site with 3 words drawn from a hat
A piece on the topic "Faith"
Contact the Bard of the Mists for furdier details or to sign up to participate in the competition (contact information in the Regnum).

More information will be made available at (contact info omitted).

Site information: Site opens at 11:30 am and closes at 10 pm. Feast tickets are $14 for members, $17 for non-members, $8 for children ages 6-11, children 5 and under are free. For those willing to starve, there will be no site fee (donations welcome, but not required). To purchase tickets, contact the autocrat

Autocrat: Edith de Laufare (contact info omitted).

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