Feud of Soest 1444
Although the presentation of the rich urban forces of gravity of the Empire banns is to relieve the city of Neuss in 1475, the close ties between the groups of performers offers for other projects.
This was in 2009 after use in defense of the monastery Maulbronn in 2004 now perceived a second time: At the Festival on the occasion of the anniversary of the Feud of Soest 1444-1449, establishing the Empire squad most of the urban and the besieging troops dar.
From the 15th to 23 August 2009 took place in Soest for the first time a "medieval city festival" took place, in which the Feud of Soest was the starting point for a rich cultural and spectacular program.
Coarse let the event are divided into three sections:
- a cultural part with music and painting, theater and game, Law and Legal, Medicine and other sciences
- a "classical" medieval market in downtown
- the reenactment of the city wall, in which various traditional scenes of the siege were replayed.
Development of the concept: who did what?
Developed the project by the Association, Soest Cultural Forum '. City and Economic Development Soest wore it with, sponsors afford well-known support. The entire military sector was organized on behalf of the Cultural Forum of the "realm squad" and coordinated. We accepted the messages from interested groups and individual performers, definietren the standards for clothing and equipment, monitored
compliance, gave assistance for possible improvements, send event-related information and ultimately decided who took part in the event.
Before and during the event we organized storage and care, rehearsing with "troops" the prepared scenes, the use of coordinated, maintained contact with the game line and ensured the smooth running.
This event already left positive feedback, if there is a repetition, at present it is not clear.