• Powderkegs

    Dance Style: Border

    Home: Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire


    Powderkegs dance a style of Morris dancing called Border Morris, it is lively and noisy, with bells, yells, and clashing sticks! It comes from English counties which border Wales and it's hundreds of years old.
    We are based in Whaley Bridge in the Peak District. Our name comes from ancient gunpowder mills nearby. Our rags are fire colours and our dances are explosive!

    We started in 2001 and our side is now over 30 strong, including dancers and musicians. We perform at events throughout Derbyshire and further afield. If you would like to talk to us about performing at your event please get in touch!