Welcome to Open Morris

Morris dancing for all!
Open Morris is open to any group or individual involved in the performance of Morris Dancing or allied activities. All sides are welcome – mixed, male or female, as are dancers or musicians who wish to become individual members.

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REVIVING THE REVIVAL A Concert of Traditional Oxfordshire Music and Dance with MAGPIE LANE HEADINGTON QUARRY MORRIS DANCERS  – introduced by the late Percy Manning Friday 24th March 8.00 pm   An unmissable commemoration of the beginnings of the English folk revival St Andrew’s Church, Linton Road, Summertown, OXFORD In 1899 the Oxford historian Percy […]

JMO National Day of Dance 2018

Crosskey Clog have offered to host the 2018 JMO National Day of Dance in Peterborough, barring any insurmountable hurdles. Plans are well on the way and the Officers have gratefully accepted. Details will be available later in the year. Thanks to all sides that considered hosting the event

EFDSS Conference

EFDSS Conference: The Histories of the Morris in Britain   EFDSS is hosting a two-day conference of presentations, posters and dance, exploring the evolution of morris dance, and how it has spread from its elusive beginnings until the present day. The Histories of the Morris in Britain Cecil Sharp House 25‒26 March 2017 There will be […]


Welcome to the New Open Morris Website. Side details and photos have been added to about 25% of the Side details pages.  If you would like additional information and a photo displayed on your Side page as well as your photos being part of our home page slideshow, then please send them to web@open-morris.org If you […]