Jane Austen Ball at UCLA (22nd Annual) FREE

06/01/2019 7:00 pm

22nd Annual Jane Austen Ball at UCLA
Saturday June 1, 2019, 7pm-11:30pm at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon
Learn English Regency Dances (Waltz/Set Dances)
Costumes Welcome, not required.
Free Admission, Donations/Annual Memberships Welcome to help with room rental fees.

Includes Live Music 7pm-730pm, 915pm-945pm
with Brass Ensemble, and A Cappella Group
Lessons 730pm-915pm, 945pm-11pm
Enjoy popular Regency Waltz The Congress of Vienna 11pm-11:30pm

Costumes Welcome, not required.
Zombies also welcome again this year, Historical Ballroom Dance Club does not discriminate.

RSVP to HistoricalDance@yahoo.com

HBDC presents 13 Saturday Night Theme Dances per year. New Members Welcome.


Don't miss the 6th Annual Great Gatsby 1920s Ball (FREE)
at UCLA feat. Dutch Newman Musical Melodians at UCLA Ackerman Grand Ballroom
Saturday 4/6/2019 7pm-11:30pm

Sponsored by Historical Ballroom Dance Club at UCLA
(now in its' 22nd year of Free Admission Theme Dances with James & Cynthia)
Great Gatsby Ball celebrates the 1920s
9pm-11:30pm featuring Concert/Dance with Dutch Newman Musical Melodians with special guest singer, Mikal Sandoval
7pm Doors Open (1st 1000 participants will be admitted)
7:30pm Learn 1920s Dances (Charleston, Original Fox-Trot, Waltz, Tango, One Step with Animal Figures, Two-Step)

RSVP Requested to HistoricalDance@yahoo.com

Costumes Welcome, not required.

Admission is Free. Donations/Annual Memberships Welcome.
Support the cost of renting a large social hall 13 times per year, and hiring professional bands & teachers,
guest speakers, performers...

Non-Members are encouraged to bring a donation to help HBDC pay for Room Rentals fees and honorarium for professional 1920s Jazz Band led by Dutch Newman, with special guest singer, MIkal Sandoval

Parking at UCLA is $3 per Hour or $8 per Night on East side of campus at Parking Lot P2 (corner of Hilgard/Westholme); Other parking lots are $12.


9th Annual Baroque Pirate Masquerade Ball at UCLA
Saturday April 27, 2019, 7pm-11pm at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon
Learn fun Baroque dances with Cynthia & James



15th Annual Hollywood Movie Magic Ball
Saturday May 4 2019 at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon 7pm-11pm
Learn fun dances celebrating Broadway Musicals & Hollywood Films
RSVP to HistoricalDance@yahoo.com

(Sun. May 12) Special Event planned, Chester Whitmore invited to give 8th Annual Swing/Lindy Hop/Line Dance Workshop along with video presentation re: the history/creators of Charleston, Lindy Hop, Line Dances, and Tap Dance. 7pm-10pm at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon. Complimentary Mother's Day Dinner 615pm-7pm (picnic)
(since Chester was not available to attend Annual Hollywood Movie Magic Ball,
he has agreed to come on Sunday Night 8pm-10pm Mother's Day May 12
includes complimentary Dinner 615pm-7pm (Picnic)
Free Admission, Donations Welcome to help with room rental fees. Costumes Welcome, not required.
RSVP to HistoricalDance@yahoo.com www.HistoricalDance.wix.com/HBDC

Sat. June 1 Jane Austen Ball 22nd Annual at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon 7pm-11:30pm
Learn English ballroom dances 1790-1820. Costumes WElcome.

Sat/Sun July 13-14 Santa Barbara French Festival 31st Annual @SB Oak Park 11am-7pm
Learn fun (vintage) ballroom dances 11am/3pm Free with James & Cynthia from Historical Ballroom Dance Club.

Sat. July 20 The Revolutionary Ball 16th Annual outside at Bruin Plaza (BP) Learn the Minuet & more

Aug. 10 The Los Angeles Ball 9th Annual @Bruin Plaza Celebrate Ballroom Dancing 1781, 1850-1900

Oct. 19 Valentino 1920s Ball 17th Annual @Ackerman BRR Room 2414 (next to AGB)
Learn fun 1920s Dances; Practice to Live Music

Nov. 16 Waltz Night 19th Annual @Kerckhoff GS Celebrate the Queen of the Ballroom: Waltz Lessons
(Waltz Night may be moved to larger on-campus room) Special Thank you to UCLA for moving Waltz Night last year, to Pauley Pavilion.

Special Events planned for Winter Quarter 2020: Saturdays Jan. 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 2020


Annual Membership supports 13 Saturday Night Theme Dances per year, plus option to enjoy 37 Mondays of Swing-Salsa-Tango Lessons, Culture Nights (see cultural dance performances, and learn various cultural dance styles), large scale Swing-Salsa Parties on Mondays & Saturdays)

Websites have current details for Theme Dances w/Vintage Ballroom Lessons or Professional Swing/1920s Bands
on Saturdays in 2019: 1/26, 2/9, 2/23, 3/9, 4/6, 4/27, 5/4, (Sun. 5/12), 6/1, 7/20, 8/10, 10/19, 11/16
Sponsored by Historical Ballroom Dance Club at UCLA RSVP to HistoricalDance@yahoo.com

see Ballroom Dance Club & International Folk Dance Club at UCLA Website
at www.ballroom2.wix.com/BDCIFDCatUCLA
for schedule of Swing-Salsa-Tango Lessons Mondays 7pm, Culture Nights 9pm-10pm/11pm,
and for Swing/Salsa/Tango Parties featuring professional bands.
RSVP or Questions to ballroom@ucla.edu

Spring Quarter Lessons Mondays 4/1-6/3/2019 at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall GS
(Location exceptions: Salsa Party 4/22 at Ackerman Grand Ballroom feat. Pablo Mendez Latin Band
Ballroom Lessons/Armenian Culture Night 5/6 at Ackerman Grand Ballroom feat. live music with members of Bozigian Orchestra
Swing Lessons/Party 6/3 at UCLA Ackerman-AGB feat. ten piece professional band plus 2 a cappella groups during band break.

Summer Quarter Lessons Mondays 6/24-8/26 Locations tba 7pm, Location tba 9pm

Fall Quarter Lessons Mondays 9/30-12/2 at UCLA Kerckhoff Hall GS Lessons at 7pm & 9pm.
Annual Valentino 1920s Ball Sat. Oct. 19 at UCLA Ackerman BRR-2414
20th Annual Greek Culture Night (live music tent.) Mon. Oct. 21 at UCLA Kerckhoff GS
1950s Rock & Roll Swing/Halloween Night Mon. Oct. 28 at UCLA KGS
Waltz Night at UCLA Sat. Nov. 16 at UCLA KGS (may be moved to larger room)
Fall Salsa Party Monday Nov. 18 feat. Susie Hansen Latin Band at Ackerman-AGB
End of Fall Swing Dance Party Monday Dec. 2 feat. Swing Inc. at KGS

A total of 50 Nights of Free Dance Lessons/Parties per year for Current Annual Members.
Participants include Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, Community Fans of Live Music, Dance Lessons & Parties.