Playford Ball 2012

The following pictures were taken at the Playford Ball, Little Downham near Ely, Cambs. The Ball is in its forth year and is well attended by dancers from all over East Anglia. An excellent evening of good dancing, great food and fine friends is to be found in the village hall. the event is organised by The Fendango &Saraband group.

 

playfordballsarah2012Hours spent creating the latest dress which is pre 1800.

 

playfordballdancing2012The dancing is pre-Regency in most cases but good fun.

 

playfordballband2012The dance caller and band who provide the period music.

 

playfordball2012A lady engages in conversation with a cavalryman of the 3eme Hussards.