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Black Annis are a group of fun and friendly women who dance Cotswold Morris in the summer and Fenland Molly in the winter. We are available for bookings at outdoor and indoor events, providing a colourful, family-friendly performance (normally danced in slots of 15-20 minutes); we have danced at carnivals, fetes and other local events and performed as a booked side at Towersey, Beverley, Warwick and Chippenham and Cheltenham folk festivals.
We practice on Thursdays at 8pm in Church of the Martyrs Hall, Westcotes Drive, Leicester.
Contact us if you would like to join us or book us for an event.

Watch Black Annis, Big Willie and Black Annis Women’s Morris perform the spectacular witch dance in Leicester on Sunday 3 March

Click here to view  the video

Black Annis Spring and Summer Programme 2019

These are our confirmed events for 2019 – watch this space to find out more

  • Wednesday 24 April 8pm – Bare Bones Saints Evening in Loughborough
  • Friday 3 – Monday 6 May – Hastings Jack in the Green Festival
  • Wednesday 15 May 7:45 pm The Cradock Arms Leicester 8:30pm The Old Horse Leicester – With Leicester Morrismen
  • Saturday 1 June – Leicester Riverside Festival – as well as watching us dance you can come to our workshop and learn some Morris.
  • June 2019 each Thursday from 8pm we will be dancing in various venues in Leicester – watch this space for updates!
  • Sunday 7 July – From 11:00 am Dancing in Ashby Parva Village
  • Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 July Newark Traditions Festival
  • Saturday 7 September Lincoln BIG Morris