Videos tagged with "royal mile"
Los Pelos Rizos Royal Mile Festival Fringe Edinburgh Scotland [01:40]
Tour Scotland video of Los Pelos Rizos performing on the Royal Mile on visit to Festival Fringe in Edinburgh.
Scottish Sword Dance Royal Mile Edinburgh Scotland [00:23]
Tour Scotland video of two young Scots dancing the traditional sword dance on the Royal Mile on visit to Edinburgh. In Gillie Callum or "Scottish sword dance" the dancer crosses two swords on the ground in an "X" shape, dances around and within the 4 quarters of it. In 1573 Scottish mercenaries are said to have performed a Scottish Sword dance before the Swedish King, John III, at a banquet held in Stockholm Castle. The dance, " a natural feature of the festivities, " was used as part of a plot to assassinate the King, where the conspirators were able to bare their weapons without arousing suspicion. Fortunately for the King, at the decisive moment the agreed signal was never given. " Sword dance and Hieland Dances " were included at a reception for Anne of Denmark at Edinburgh in 1589 and a mixture of sword dance and acrobatics was performed before James VI in 1617 and again for Charles I in 1633, by the Incorporation of Skinners and Glovers of Perth..
Marching Pipe Band - Order of the Thistle. Edinburgh Royal Mile, Scotland July 2012 [00:37]
Pipe band marching down the Royal Mile, Edinburgh on the day Prince William was installed as a Knight of The Order of the Thistle, 5th of July 2012.
On the Royal Mile [01:08]
Bagpipes, the Castle, the Royal Mile, Old Town--a snippet of classic Edinburgh, Scotland. Filmed in July 2012.
Tags: Edinburgh, Scotland, Royal, Mile, Old, Town, street, scene
Feet Don't Fail Me Now Royal Mile Festival Fringe Edinburgh Scotland [02:14]
Tour Scotland video of Feet Don't Fail Me Now giving a street performance on the Royal Mile at the Festival Fringe in Edinburgh in 2012. Rhythmic Circus from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, giving a wonderful tap dance performance near St Giles Cathedral.
Tags: Feet Don't Fail Me Now, Rhythmic Circus, Festival Fringe, Edinburgh, Scotland, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, Scottish, Street Performance, Visit, Live Tap Dance