‘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 2018 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) […]

We hope you can join us for our last event of the year before the grand Fezziwig Ball! We encourage you to dress up in something retro for the evening in honor of Veteran’s Day. Wondering what to wear? Check out this post. Childgrove The Ragg Christina Nonesuch Prince of […]

As we look forward to the new year, we see a dozen or-so public dances, including a few balls, we look forward to new dances, new memories, and new faces. We met many new dancers in 2017, especially at the annual Fezziwig Ball. Thank you to all who made it […]