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Playford Ball

Saturday, March 7

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.)

Easter Thursday
Elverton Grove
Fringe Benefits*
Hambleton’s Round O

Mile of Smiles
Miss de Jersey’s Memorial
The Night Cap*
Once A Night

The Punch Bowl
Round About our Coal Fire
Scotch Cap
Saint Margaret’s Hill
A Trip to Amsterdam

Widows Shall All Have Husbands

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


Saturday, March 7
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