George Washington Ball

The Ball

The next George Washington Ball will be held on March 3, 2018.  We’ll be dancing on the wooden floors of the Sadler Center at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA.  Music will be provided by the fabulous “Hot Toddy” (Anna Rain on recorders, Melissa Running on keyboard, and Edith Coakley Stowe on violin).

The dances will be: Autumn in Amherst, Bar a Bar, Bloomsberry Market, Bonnie Cuckoo, Dublin Bay, Easter Morn, First Lady, La Gavre, Hambleton’s Round-O, Love’s Triumph, Mulberry Garden, Punch Bowl, Rakes of Rochester, Round About Our Coal Fire, St. Martin’s Lane, Sun Assembly, Trip to Tintagel, Trip to Town-O, Trip to Tunbridge, Volpony.

Download our registration form here!

For videos of the ball dances and suggested recordings for practice, click here.

Dance instructions are available here.

Note: for out of town dancers interested in staying together in one hotel, a block of rooms is available for dancers at the Hampton Inn & Suites at 718 Bypass Road – contact us for more information.

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