Program

Photo: Kalev Lilleorg

 

Medieval Days will take place from 5th to 8th of July

 

5 July

On the Town Hall Square

1 p.m.    Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

2 p.m.   Dances with Lathyrus Odoratus

2.30 p.m.   Chamber choir Canorus

3.30 p.m.   Dame Nadja and mediaeval games

4 p.m.   Jesters of the Carousel Company

5 p.m.   The opening procession starting from the Viru Gate

 

6 p.m.   Carnival in the Diele of the Hopner House (Vanaturu kael 3). Tickets available at Piletilevi!

Food and drinks. Entertainment by Obscurus Orbis from Livonia, travelling actors, heralds, and jesters. Costume help: 53648854, additional information is available at www.hopnerimaja.eu

 

6 July   

On the Town Hall Square

12 p.m.    Award ceremony for the best craftsmen

12.30 p.m.    Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

1.15 p.m.   Dances with Lathyrus Odoratus

2 p.m.   Zither ensemble Lätte Veetallajad

3 p.m.   Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

4 p.m.    Dame Kristi from the Great Guild Hall of the Estonian History Museum will play mediaeval games with the townsfolk

4.30 p.m.            Zither ensemble Lätte Veetallajad

5 p.m.   Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

 

7 p.m.   Helisevad Muinaslood – Polina Tšerkassova, the storyteller (in Estonian) in the Diele of the Hopner House (Vanaturu kael 3). Tickets available at the venue and from Piletilevi.

8 p.m.   Town hike with Jaak Juske near the St. Michael’s Convent. Gathering at the courtyard of GAG (Suur-Kloostri 16)

 

7 July

On the Town Hall Square

11:30 The start of tournament of Reval. There`re contestantss from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Finland and Israel.

12 p.m.   Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

1 p.m.   Rondo Danzante – mediaeval dances

1.30 p.m.   Travelling minstrel Polina

2 p.m.   Rondo Danzante – mediaeval dances

2.30 p.m.  Bagpipeduo Trorr

3 p.m.   Travelling minstrels Obscurus Orbis (Latvia)

4 p.m.    Rondo Danzante – medieval dances

4.30 p.m.    Bagpipeduo Trorr

5 p.m.    Dame Nadja and mediaeval games

 

12 p.m.–6 p.m.   The tournament of Reval on the Niguliste hill. Swordfighters will find out who is the best.

Historic sword fighting club Nordburg.

6 p.m.    Half-hour of early music with Rondellus at the St Catherine’s Church (Vene 14a)

7 p.m.   Helisevad Muinaslood – fable teller Polina Tšerkassova (in Russian) in the Diele of the Hopner House (Vanaturu kael 3). Tickets available at the venue and from Piletilevi.

 

8 July

On the Town Hall Square

12 p.m.   Travelling minstrel Polina

1 p.m.   Orient beauties of the Amrita dance studio and Valentina

2 p.m.   Dances with Lathyrus Odoratus

3 p.m.   Hopner’s early music studio

4 p.m.   Ending ceremony

 

 

The programme may change.

 

Handicraft market is open and workshops take place at the Town Hall Square every day. Mediaeval village on the Niguliste hill.

Organiser – Estonian Folk Art and Craft Union

The cultural programme is organised by the Hopner House

 

 

Additional info

info@folkart.ee
phone nr 6604 772