‘Why, it’s old Fezziwig! Bless his heart, it’s Fezziwig alive again!’ Join OldDD for our 9th annual Christmas Ball to dance the the night away, just like Scrooge as mentioned in Charles Dicken’s classic “Christmas Carol.” Held at the lovely Omaha Botanical Garden Ballroom, the 2017 Fezziwig Ball boasts live music […]

Q: “Wait, is the Veteran’s Day Dance a costumed event?” Short answer: Nope. Long answer: Yep. Confusing? Let us explain. While we generally keep costumes limited to our formal events (like the Hobbit Ball in September, and our upcoming Fezziwig Ball) we do like to make an exception for our Veteran’s Day Dance. Now, […]

We’re often asked about the dress code for our dances. We’re not that picky, usually. Most of our dances are casual dress in a relaxed atmosphere. At our formal dances we welcome historical costumes and nicer church-going clothes.   Well. The Fezziwig Ball is different. We didn’t fork out hundreds […]

The Hop Ground (Emily) A simple dance Yellow Stockings (Jennifer) A good warm-up dance Waves of Tory (Emily) An old dance meant to imitate the waves of the sea. Rakes of Rochester (Jennifer) A simple dance Braes of Dornoch (Emily) A stately dance for three couple sets. Gathering Peascods (Jennifer) […]