This is the news release the committee distributed:
The Regency Exhibition Ball Committee, in conjunction with The Dressmaker's Shop and the Ann Arbor Council for Traditional Music and Dance, is pleased to announce our first Regency Period (1800-1825) ball! This wonderful historic event will take place on June 23, 2007, at the Central United Methodist Church located in Lansing, Michigan. The evening will be filled with authentic English Country Dancing and live music courtesy of Ray Bantle and Childgrove. Formal period dress is requested. Information for creating regency ball attire is available on our website. The cost of $15 in advance ($20 at the door) per person includes a dancing workshop for beginners from 4 to 6 pm as well as the formal ball at 8 pm, a music concert, period refreshments and games.