We here at Old Dominion Dance were very excited last year, to announce an entirely new theme for our April Ball, which is coming up fast on Friday, April 7th. In the past, we had hosted a Titanic Era ball, which was a delight. However, the modern American tends to […]

Please join us for our second annual Literary Ball. Come dressed as your favorite character from your book of choice (fiction or non-fiction). Last year was a delight, as nearly everyone came in costume. We met Lucy Pevensie (and her twin!), Mr. McGregor and his crew, Anne Shirley, and at least one […]

Aoibhneas (EEV-nass) “This word generally refers to the joy we feel from external things such as music, song, scenery and good weather.” Well, while we can’t make any promises about Nebraska’s weather in March, or guarantee that the scenery will be particularly pleasurable (unless you truly delight in snow, or brown trees […]

Not an Irishman. At least, not by birth, anyway. Kidnapped at age 16 by a group of Irish raiders, Patrick was enslaved until he was able to escape, 6 years later. Eventually, Patrick, went back to Hiberniae (What is now modern-day Ireland) to preach the gospel as a missionary. Nowadays, folks celebrate St. Patty’s […]

For those of you who like quizzes, here’s one for you: What do we here at Old Dominion love most? a. Chocolate b. Live music c. Calling a dance d. Intermission e. None of the above Comment below with your answer! (If you answered “e. None of the Above,” please […]

The first dance of 2017 is next week! Can you believe it?! We hope to see you (and a couple of your closest buddies) there at St. Mark at 7:00pm. Below is the dance card for the evening. Feel free to follow these links to videos and instructions. Jefferson and […]

Did you make a New Year’s resolution to have more fun? Or perhaps you committed to spending more time with family and friends. Or maybe you made the ever-popular promise to exercise more. All these resolutions and more can be fulfilled at one (or all) of our monthly dances! You may […]

Last week we geared up for our grandest event of the year: The Fezziwig Ball. The drawings were wrapped. The dances prepared. The band practiced. The actors donned on their costumes. The punch was put out. The people came. And more came. And more. We were so thankful for such […]

“What do I do if… … My shoe starts coming off? … I don’t know what the next move is? … My partner decides this isn’t their thing, and walks away, IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DANCE?!“ These are several questions that may have flashed through your mind at one time […]