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Samhuinn 2014 walkthrough #1 in pictures

Beltane Fire Society took to the streets last Sunday for our first full cast on-site walkthrough rehearsal on our new route. Here are just a few of the pictures taken that evening. 31 more words

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Samhuinn 2014 busk this Saturday

WHEN
3-5pm
Saturday 25th October

WHERE
The Mound Precinct, Edinburgh

WHAT
Want a preview of Samhuinn 2014 in our beautiful new location? Come to the Mound Precinct this Saturday afternoon and experience our drumming, acrobatics, fire spinning and dance as Beltane Fire Society performers give you a taste of the characters you’ll meet on Samhuinn night. 58 more words

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Some pre-Samhuinn press

If you don’t already follow us on Facebook or Twitter, you might have missed some of the press Samhuinn 2014 has been receiving. Here’s a selection of lovely articles about our up-coming festival… 39 more words

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The Wild Hunt don't take prisoners

If you go down to the woods today,
You’re in for a big surprise,
If you go down to the woods today,
You’d better close your eyes.
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A glance behind the scenes of Samhuinn

When you think about preparations for a fire festival, chances are you imagine performers spending long hours rehearsing the fantastic dance, acrobatics, drumming and stage fighting that you’ll see at the event. 247 more words

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Elemental motion with Cearcall Ur Nadir

Photo Point attended a Cearcall Ur Nadir rehearsal to photograph the elemental characters doing their thing. To see more photos from that day, and lots of other Samhuinn 2014 group’s rehearsals and meetings, check out… 21 more words

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Samhuinn Fire Festival 2014

WHEN
9pm, Friday 31st October 2014

WHERE
Starts on High Street, then down Cockburn Street, on to the stage at the Mound Precinct.

WHAT
The festival begins on High Street with the lighting of the Neid Fire, the flame which is carried through night by the screaming, cloaked Torchbearers. 232 more words

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