Germantown Country Dancers Presents
The Predominantly Playford Ball
Saturday, December 7, 2019
With music by Bare Necessities
The 2019 GCD Playford Ball will be Saturday, December 7 at the St. Thomas Malankara Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
GCD members as of Oct. 15th whose Ball applications are received by November 2nd will be assured admission. All other applications will be accepted as space allows, in the order received.
The program of dances will be chosen from:
After Dinner Maggot,
The Costumer's Delight,
The Goose & the Gridiron,
Old Wife Behind the Fire,
Pluck Me a Fig,
Demonstration videos will be posted as they become available this fall.
Photo by Rachel Winslow
For video demonstrations made for past balls, click here
Evening dances will be talked through, not walked or prompted. Registrants will receive instructions for all the dances.
Schedule of Events
Ball Review Session: 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Dinner: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Predominantly Playford Ball: 7:30 PM – 11:30 PMMusic: Bare Necessities
Ball Registration Form Admission is by pre-registration only.
Location: St Thomas Malankara Orthodox Church, 1009 Unruh Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19111
- GCD members as of 10/15: $29
- Non-members: $32
- Full-time students: $18
- Non-dancing guests: $10
- Optional catered dinner: $18
GCD members get admission preference IF they are a member as of October 15, and IF the registrar receives their reservation by November 2nd.
Downloadable Registration Form (PDF; online registration preferred)