November 8th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

No rehearsal Nov. 16 or 23. Troupe resumes Nov. 30

Thank you to all our guests, class members, teachers, and Academy members for fun-filled classes and a wonderful Pride and Prejudice and Zombies ball!  A special thanks to Mike White, our preceptor/caller,  and to the  Joyous Occasions orchestra.

Although vintage dance classes are over for 2016, the Flying Cloud Performance Troupe is available to add a nostalgic flair  to your holiday festivities.  Please see our Bookings tab or contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com

Classes will resume  February 15, 2017 through March 22nd, Wednesday evenings at 7:30pm at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave., Cincinnati, OH  Academy Members $3.00 per class/Others $5.00 per class

SAVE the DATE for our March Hare Ball–a wonderland of dances—Saturday March 28, 2017   8-11pm   Academy Members and Students with ID  $20.00    Non-Academy attendees  $25.00

It’s easy to join the Flying Cloud Academy of Vintage Dance—just click on our Membership tab to find out more!

PERFORMANCE TROUPE OPENINGS:   The Performance Troupe has openings for dancers.  Singles and Couples 18yrs.+  Dancers/apprentices will be given dance instruction in historical dance from the 1800s through the 1930s.  After acquiring the required level of competency, usually several months of regular attendance, apprentices will be invited to perform with the group. For more information, contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com

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November 3rd, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

See you this Saturday at the Ball

2016-17 Nov Zombie ball art--final

 

August 3rd, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

Dance Class this Wednesday/Gala Ball Sat. Nov. 5!

2016-17 Nov Zombie ball art--final

If you missed last week, please come anyway.  Beginners are ALWAYS welcome and there is a review of last week included.  See you Wednesday!

Fall Classes and Ball:  Wednesday evenings from Sept. 28, 2016  through Nov. 2, 2016   7:30-8:15 pm at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave., Cincinnati, OH.  Academy members $3.00 per class; Non-Members $5.00 per class.  This session will review English Country/Regency dances in preparation for our Nov. 5, 2016  ball—Pride & Prejudice & Zombies!

Membership Dues:  $50.00 per member, July 1 through June 30.  Please see Membership page.

Performance Troupe Openings:   The Performance Troupe has openings for dancers.  Singles and Couples 18yrs.+  Dancers/apprentices will be given dance instruction in historical dance from the 1800s through the 1930s.  After acquiring the required level of competency, usually several months of regular attendance, apprentices will be invited to perform with the group. For more information, contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com

Winter Classes and Ball:  Wednesday evenings from Feb. 15, 2017 to March 22, 2017   7:30-8:15 pm at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave., Cincinnati, OH.  Academy members $3.00 per class; Non-Members $5.00 per class.  This session will review a variety of dances in preparation for our March Hare Ball on March 25, 2017

 

April 4th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

Members: Annual Meeting May 4

2016 Summer Whites coupleThank you to all our guests, class members, teachers, and Academy members for a great season and a wonderful Regency Country Dance evening!  A special thanks to Mike White, our preceptor/caller,  and to the  Joyous Occasions orchestra.

The Annual Meeting for members of the Flying Cloud Academy of Vintage Dance will be held at 7:30 pm Wednesday May 4, 2016 in the ballroom of the Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave, Cincinnati, OH.  Election of officers and other business of the Academy are on the agenda.  The meeting is open to the public, but only Academy members are allowed to vote on issues before the board.  Proxy forms will be sent out with letters about the meeting.

Although vintage dance classes are over for this season, the Flying Cloud Performance Troupe continues to delight audiences throughout the area.   We’ll see YOU at  Summerfair at Cincinnati’s Coney Island Saturday June 4 when we’ll be dancing  in our turn-of-the-century “summer whites.”

Classes will resume in the fall.

PERFORMANCE TROUPE OPENINGS:   The Performance Troupe has openings for dancers.  Singles and Couples 18yrs.+  Dancers/apprentices will be given dance instruction in historical dance from the 1800s through the 1930s.  After acquiring the required level of competency, usually several months of regular attendance, apprentices will be invited to perform with the group. For more information, contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com

 

March 31st, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

We’ll see YOU Saturday night!

2016-03-31 Regency ball Ad

March 28th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

Only 1 class left before the Ball–See you Wednesday & Saturday!

2016 Regency ball Ad

LAST CLASS FOR THE SEASON!

 Wednesday evening     7:30 pm at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center

Featuring a pair of “Maggots” (a Maggot when referred to in country dancing means An extravagant notion; a whim)

 Come to learn Mr. Beverage’s Maggot, the movie dance used in both Pride and Prejudice, and Emma, as well as the delightful dance,  Jack’s Maggot. 

Classes are $5.00 for non-Academy members and $3.00 for members.  Please wear soft-soled shoes for turning. 

Additional information about Classes and Balls are on those links at the top of the page.

 

March 24th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

May Easter put “spring” in your step…

2016  Easter

March 19th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

Don’t miss the last 2 classes before our Ball!

2016 Feb 16 Class, Ball, EmmaPlease see Classes and Balls for more information.  Each class a new dance and review.

PERFORMANCE TROUPE OPENINGS:   The Performance Troupe has openings for dancers.  Singles and Couples 18yrs.+  Dancers/apprentices will be given dance instruction in historical dance from the 1800s through the 1930s.  After acquiring the required level of competency, usually several months of regular attendance, apprentices will be invited to perform with the group. For more information, contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com

March 17th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

To all the Irish–& those who want to be…

2016 St. Patricks day

February 29th, 2016 by Flying Cloud Academy

See the play & dance like “Emma”

2016 Feb 16 Class, Ball, EmmaPlease see Classes and Balls for more information.  Each class a new dance and review.

PERFORMANCE TROUPE OPENINGS:   The Performance Troupe has openings for dancers.  Singles and Couples 18yrs.+  Dancers/apprentices will be given dance instruction in historical dance from the 1800s through the 1930s.  After acquiring the required level of competency, usually several months of regular attendance, apprentices will be invited to perform with the group. For more information, contact Tamara Anderson at 513-733-3077 or tanderson1@cinci.rr.com