Get Garish, Time-Travelers of SoCal: The Edwardian Ball

Outlandish get-ups are the rule of the over-the-top spectacle, in Hollywood.

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Neil Girling
The fantasy-fantastic Edwardian Ball is back to vamp up Los Angeles on one very merry date: Saturday, Feb. 14.
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Marco Sanchez
The fantasy-fantastic Edwardian Ball is back to vamp up Los Angeles on one very merry date: Saturday, Feb. 14.
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Marco Sanchez
The place? The Fonda Theatre. The vibe? The late 19th century/early 20th century, as seen through a magical looking glass.
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Neil Girling
The 2015 Edwardian Ball celebrates illustrator Edward Gorey, so think drama and allure for that over-the-top costume.
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Neil Girling
If you're going traditional Edwardian in your style of dress for the affair, you probably should think a bit... wilder.
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Neil Girling
Aerialists and acrobats are key features of any Edwardian Ball, which began in San Francisco a decade and a half ago (it's year six for LA).
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Neil Girling
"Art - Music - Circus - Dance - Fashion" are five of the favorite things about the annual spectacle.
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Will Bucquoy
The Gentleman Callers, the Vau de Vire Society, and other performing/entertainment/musicale groups shall frolic among the guests and/or perform for them, too.
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Costuming goes the delightful, be-wigged, be-hatted distance at the ball.
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Will Bucquoy
The 2015 Edwardian Ball takes over the Fonda Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 14.
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