ICDC Viennese Ball
WHAT: ICDC Viennese Ball
WHEN: Friday, December 13, 2019 – 7pm - 11:30pm
WHERE: La Maison Française – 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. - 20007
PRICE: 8:30PM General Admission (Admission after lesson): $85
7PM Admission for Waltz Lessons & Viennese Ball: $109
ADD. INFOS: Every attendee must be registered under his/her name. Valid ID required. No parking inside the embassy.
Experience the elegant atmosphere of a European Ball and enjoy a night of dancing to the classical orchestra or watch the twirling silhouettes on the dance floor move to the sounds of the world’s most beloved waltzes, and other dance music from around the world.
The Salon Orchestra of Washington will perform the Strauss waltzes, ballroom music from around the world and the famous Radetsky Grand March, led by the popular Tanzmeister-couple Herbert and Carol Traxler.
♦ Attend on your own or with friends. You do not need a date to attend.
♦ Classical orchestra performs Viennese Waltzes and other dance music.
♦ Exquisite selection of Viennese & French desserts by the French Embassy pastry chef.
♦ French wine served at the open bar
♦ Viennese Waltz lessons with Early Admission Tickets
♦ Experience the Grand March and Quadrille as danced at a traditional Viennese Ball
♦ Meet, network, and socialize ICDC members in an exquisite setting
Kindly note that the event does not include dinner and you will instead be presented with a selection of exquisite desserts with French wine presented at the open bar. Please plan to have dinner before or after the event.
Event Agenda (May change)
7:00 PM Admission for the Viennese Waltz Dance lessons for guests who purchase tickets that include the lessons
⋄ Learn to dance the Viennese Waltz, as it is danced in Vienna.
⋄ Viennese waltz lessons conclude at approximately 8:30 PM in time for General Admission
8:30 PM Admission for General Admission Ticket Holders
⋄ The Orchestra performs until 11:30 PM.
⋄ Dance to Viennese waltzes and other ballroom dance music
(Approx.: 75% Viennese Waltz with 25% other dance music to include: Polka, swing, & tango)
⋄ Enjoy a French and Viennese dessert reception until 10:00 PM.