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. At the workshops, Dance Mistress Cathy Stephens
will teach you all the basic steps youll need so you can
dance all night. Music for the ball will be provided by the Huron
We encourage you to come in period dress (early
1900s through 1920s).
Preregistration is preferred.
Date and Time
Saturday, February 11, 2017
|11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
||Basics Workshop: Stepping into
the Ragtime Era - The basic steps you'll need for the ball
and a chance to dance to delightful period music. Practice the
basic steps youll need for the ball and dance to delightful
period music. For all levels of dancers.
|1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
||Intermediate workshop: Decorous
and Daring Dances of the Day - Learn steps to go with a dramatic
range of Ragtime era music and moods from the elegant Hesitation
Waltz of the teens to the naughty backroom blues of the early
||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.