Germantown Country Dancers Presents

The Predominantly Playford Ball

Saturday, December 1st, 2018

With music by Bare Necessities

2017 Ball
Photo by Rachel Winslow

The Program

All Saints Day
Ashford Anniversary
Bonny Cuckoo
Come with Voices Singing
Corelli’s Maggot
Dick’s Maggot
Farmer’s Joy
Flora and Phaon
The Friendly Brooke
Jack’s Health
Leather Lake House
Love and a Bottle
The Minor Spaniard
The Old Mill
Song to the Moon
Ties of Love
Trip to Tunbridge

Evening dances will be talked through, not walked or prompted. Registrants will receive instructions for all the dances.

We will be posting an annotated video list here sometime soon...

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 PM


Ball Flyer & 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 3rd.


Ball Chair: or call 1-215-643-4397

Registration questions: or call 1-610-296-7621

Bonus! Dance to Bare Necessities ALL Weekend!

New Jersey, Philadelphia & New York: The Trifecta, November 30 - December 1 & 2, 2018.

We hope you'll join us!

2016 Ball
Photo by Rachel Winslow