ABOUT RIGA BALL

UNFORGETTABLE
CULTURAL EVENT.

Famous Latvian singer Nataly Tumsevica teamed up with Vyacheslav Vishnyakov, the laureate of the world ballroom dance competitions, to organize a grand cultural event according to the best traditions of the Viennese balls.

The Viennese balls are one of the most splendid and colourful reminders of that distant era of great composers, charming social gatherings and gorgeous dresses of the ladies. Although more than 120 years have passed, the Viennese balls still have an important place in the social life of Europe.

The Riga Ball 2016 will be held in one of the most famous and beautiful buildings in the Baltic States, at the very heart of Riga, the capital of Latvia. Luxurious interior of the House of the Blackheads will help create the unforgettable atmosphere of the 20th century ball. Exclusive dinner provided by the restaurant 36 Line, specifically selected drinks provided by Noble Wine, live music throughout the whole evening, and the great concert programme will be awaiting the guests of the ball. Everyone is expected to adhere strictly to the dress-code. Gentlemen are required to wear black tails or black suits and bow ties, while the ladies – full length ball gowns.

THE BEST TRADITIONS
OF THE VIENNESE BALLS.

The official opening ceremony will start at 8:30 p.m. with a presentation of the debutants. The ladies dressed in white ball gowns and their partners dressed in black tails will dance a polonaise and a Viennese waltz. The debutantes and their partners will be specifically selected and trained by the best Latvian dancers and choreographers of the ballroom dance. Followed by the performance of the debutantes, the organizers with support from the of the Riga City Council and partners will announce the opening of the Riga Ball 2016.
Brass band “Riga” will perform the concert programme consisting of the popular classical music compositions of Strauss, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich. Besides, soloistsof the Latvian National Opera, the best Latvian ballroom dancers, dancers of the historical dances, famous opera singers and the boys' choir of Jazeps Medins 1st Music School will perform in the evening programme. During the official part of the ball, there will be a lottery, and the funds raised will be directed for charitable purposes.
During the second part of the ball, the orchestra will give its place to the Mirage Jazz Orchestra, and there will be time for quick and slow foxtrots, waltzes, tangos, rumba, cha-cha-cha, and samba. A ballroom dance master-class will be offered to the guests, and they will have a possibility, without leaving the dance floor, to enjoy the magic of dance.

The Riga Ball 2016 is a unique opportunity to enjoy the atmosphere of the classic Viennese Ball in Riga, to have the time of your life, to relax decently, to have fellowship with interesting people, as well as to dance from all of your heart to beautiful timeless music.

WELCOME TO THE RIGA BALL 2016!

RIGA BALL ORGANIZERS

Head organizer
Latvian singer

NATALY
TUMSEVICA

Art director
Laureate of ballroom dance competitions

VYACHESLAV
VISHNYAKOV

Riga Ball is organized by Royal Events non-profit society

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