George Washington Ball

The Ball

The 2020 George Washington Ball was held on Saturday, March 7.  We danced on the wooden floors of Kaplan Parish Hall at St. Bede Catholic Church in Williamsburg, VA, with music provided by the fabulous “Hot Toddy” (Anna Rain on recorders, Melissa Running on keyboard, and Edith Coakley Stowe on violin).

The dances: Camberwell, De Novo, The Dusty Miller, Enfield Common, Fair and Softly, The Garter, Haymakers, Jaque Latin, Love and a Bottle, Mad Robin, Mary K, Michael and All Angels, Mount Hills, The Physical Snob, The Potter’s Wheel, The Punch Bowl, Shandy Hall, Wakefield Hunt, Well Done Jack, The Young Widow.

A registration flier is available here.

Dance instructions are available here.  Videos of the dances and suggested recordings can be found at this page.

Below are some video clips from past balls to feed your anticipation for next year’s event!

Dancing “Trip to Tintagel” at the 2014 George Washington Ball

Dancing “All Who Wander” at the 2014 George Washington Ball