What to Wear
dancing to the wonderful music of the Ragtime era. The dances
from 1900 to 1920 are easy to learn and all levels of dancers
are welcome. Be sure to attend the pre-ball workshops during
the day, where Cathy Stephens will teach you the basic steps
youll need to dance all night. Music for the ball will
be provided by the Huron Valley Serenaders.
We encourage you to come in period dress (early
1900s through 1920s).
Preregistration is preferred.
Date and Time
Saturday, February 10, 2018
|11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
||Basics Workshop: Stepping into
the Ragtime Era - Practice the basic steps youll need
for the ball and dance to delightful period music. For all levels
|1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
||Intermediate workshop: Free-style
Flights of Fancy - Heres an opportunity to work on
creating your own style, developing a signature move,
or adding a bit of old-fashioned pizzazz to your ragtime dancing.
Cathy will show you how simple footwork can look fancy and how
a touch of fancy footwork can change a dance from same
old to WOW!
||Ball (music starts promptly
|Workshops / Classes
Free for those who attend the ball
||$30 per person
Includes the pre-ball workshops
Zal Gaz Grotto
Club; 2070 West Stadium Boulevard; Ann Arbor, Michigan
|A one-hour lunch break is provided between the
morning and afternoon workshops. If you plan to attend both workshops,
you're welcome to pack a lunch to eat at the hall.