The theme of the Ball will be the “1920’s”.
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby characterised the glamour and decadence of the 1920’s and this is your chance to experience the elegance, splendour, and extravagance.
Art Deco was the style of design and architecture that marked the era.
In 1927, Warner released The Jazz Singer, the first sound feature to include limited talking sequences …think Rudolf Valentino, Harold Flint, Charlie Chaplin.
In Paris Josephine Baker performed the Danse sauvage, wearing a costume consisting of a skirt made of a string of artificial bananas.
Charleston was all the rage in Berlin in the 20's, just as it was in America.
Immortalised in movies and magazine covers, young women's fashion of the 1920s was both a trend and a social statement. These young, rebellious, women, were labelled ‘flappers’ by older generations.