Half Moon Sword is the oldest women's long sword and rapper team in New York City; it is at least 20 years old. Yonina Gordon is a longtime member. She is also a member of several other ritual dance teams in New York: Ring O'Bells, New World Sword, as well as a renowned contra and English country dance caller and teacher.
The team dances around the city during the spring: at
the vernal equinox and in the month of May, and in the
fall and winter.
For information, contact the team's messenger.