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Traditions

Full Moon perform Morris dances from the Cotswold "traditions", which basically refer to the villages in and around the Cotswold hills where the dances were originally performed.

The origins of the dances are far from clear and you'll hear a different story about them from each Morris side you talk to (in Morris terminology, a dance team is known as a "side").

Full Moon's main traditions are Headington (near Oxford), Lichfield (north of Birmingham), and Oddington (Gloucestershire). We also perform some dances from Adderbury, Brackley, Badby and other traditions.


Headington

Blue Eyed Stranger

Rigs O'Marlow

Constant Billy

Trunkles

Bean Setting

Lichfield

Vandalls of Hammerwich

Sheriff's Ride

Ring O Bells

Jenny Lind

Milly's Bequest

Bare Footed Quaker

Oddington

Highland Mary

Young Collins

Eynsham

Brighton Camp

Adderbury

Sweet Jenny Jones

Lads a Bunchum

Shooting

Badby

Bean Setting

Beaux of London City (= Shooting)

Broad Cupid

Brackley

Jockey to the Fair

Fieldtown

Valentine

Balance the Straw

Step Back

Upton-on-Severn

Stick dance

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