Tickets for the Country Dancers of Rochester’s 12th annual Jane Austen Ball are open for sale.
The Regency-era ball, to be held at 2 p.m. on April 29 at the Memorial Art Gallery, will feature a dance, lunch, dance practice and desserts. Tickets are $65.
The dance weekend, which also features experienced English country and an additional practice April 28 is sponsored by the Country Dancers of Rochester and the Jane Austen Society of North America. The dance mistress for the ball is Judi Rivkin from Princeton, New Jersey. Music will be provided by Serendipity from Newark, comprised of Laurie Williams, flute, and Barb Seppeler, piano.
Dance practices will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. March 25, April 8, 15 and 22 at First Baptist Church, 175 Allens Creek Road, Rochester. Practice admission is $5, and free potlucks will be included after each class.
Visit www.cdrochester.org/events/jane-austen-ball for information and tickets.