Sydney Dragon Ball

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Lets Dance at The Dragon Ball

Photography & Video of events by Peter Dambiec/ AddaVideo

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The Glamour Ball restored from a Bygone era
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Colour and costumes bring out the dazzle at this amazing spectacle at Sydney Town Hall
The annual Dragon Ball was once a highlight of the Australian-Chinese calendar, and for one night only it was back – to mark the end of the Lunar New Year celebrations.  A fixture on the Chinese social calendar from the 1930s to the 1970s, Sydney’s Dragon Ball was first held in the Trocadero and then moved to Sydney Town Hall. These glamorous evenings of swing, dancing, cocktails and frocks were the place where Chinese debutantes were presented to society.  With the fabulous sounds of our own Dragon Ball big band featuring the best of swing from days gone by and giving contemporary songs a classic styling, the renewed Dragon Ball takes all the glamour of the past and fuses it with a contemporary edge.  Relive the glamour of this year’s Dragon Ball …
Dancers at The Dragon Ball

The annual Dragon Ball was once a highlight of the Australian-Chinese calendar, and for one night only it was back – to mark the end of the Lunar New Year celebrations.

A fixture on the Chinese social calendar from the 1930s to the 1970s, Sydney’s Dragon Ball was first held in the Trocadero and then moved to Sydney Town Hall. These glamorous evenings of swing, dancing, cocktails and frocks were the place where Chinese debutantes were presented to society.

With the fabulous sounds of our own Dragon Ball big band featuring the best of swing from days gone by and giving contemporary songs a classic styling, the renewed Dragon Ball takes all the glamour of the past and fuses it with a contemporary edge.

Relive the glamour of this year’s Dragon Ball …

Glamour ball dancers
Glamour ball dancers
Saxaphone & Clarinets, Trumpets & Trombones
Saxaphones, Clarinets, Trumpets & Trombones
Fashion from the world`s top designers
Fashion from the world`s top designers
Lunar New Year at Centennial hall, Sydney Town Hall
Lunar New Year at Centennial hall, Sydney Town Hall

Sydney Dragon Ball 2013 Short Version

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