2016-7 Season NEWS!

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on August 3rd, 2016

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:  $50.0o per member, July 1 through June 30.  Please see Membership page.

Upcoming Troupe Performances: 

Cincinnati Museum 1940s Weekend, Saturday Aug. 13   at Lunken Airport   2-6pm  Swing dancing     http://www.cincymuseum.org/events/1940s-weekend

Taft Museum  Dressing Downton Abbey, Thursday Sept. 15, 6:30-8pm  Ragtime dances   http://dressingdowntoncincy.com/programs.html

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

 


Members: Annual Meeting May 4

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on April 4th, 2016

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

 


We’ll see YOU Saturday night!

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on March 31st, 2016

2016-03-31 Regency ball Ad


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

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on March 28th, 2016

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.

 


May Easter put “spring” in your step…

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on March 24th, 2016

2016  Easter


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

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on March 19th, 2016

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


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

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on March 17th, 2016

2016 St. Patricks day


See the play & dance like “Emma”

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on February 29th, 2016

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


ArtsWave FREE Performance Sun. Feb. 28

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on February 17th, 2016

Free Performance----ArtsWave


Classes begin this Wednesday for A Regency Country Dance

Published by Flying Cloud Academy on February 16th, 2016

2016 Feb 16 Class, Ball, EmmaSee Classes and Balls for more information 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