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Playford Ball

Saturday, March 7, 2020

The 40th Annual Boston Playford Ball

Evening Ball 7:00 – 11:00 pm
Barbara Finney, Mistress of Ceremonies
Music by Bare Necessities:
Kate Barnes, Earl Gaddis, Mary Lea, and Jacqueline Schwab
Sound by Tony Hernandez

Afternoon workshop 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Rich Jackson and Miriam Newman
Music: Catherine Miller and Jean Monroe

Pre-registration required

2020 Playford Ball flyer (legal-sized pdf)

2020 Playford Ball registration form (pdf)

Links to videos for the dances, for those who might wish to view them. (The videos aren’t necessarily the exact version of the dances that we’ll be doing.)
Charlene’s Celebration
Easter Thursday
Elverton Grove
Fringe Benefits*
Hambleton’s Round O
In the Bleak Midwinter
Mile of Smiles
Miss de Jersey’s Memorial
The Night Cap*
Once A Night
Peter and Peggy
The Punch Bowl
Round About our Coal Fire
Scotch Cap
Saint Margaret’s Hill
A Trip to Amsterdam
A Trip to Kilburn
The Whirligigs’ Last Bow*
Widows Shall All Have Husbands

Pre-Ball Workshops:
Sunday, February 2, 1:30-4:30 pm – Concord Scout House, Concord, MA
Sunday, February 23, 2-5 pm (UPDATED) – Park Avenue Congregational Church, Arlington, MA
Saturday, February 29, 1:30-4:30 pm – Park Avenue Congregational Church, Arlington, MA


Saturday, March 7, 2020
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