Here are links to other web sites you may find interesting.
The Broadmoor: The fabulous five-star hotel and resort in Colorado Springs.
The Black Tie Guide: A gentleman's guide to evening dress.
The Ladies page of the Black Tie Guide: Brief but informative.
Ehow: A fine article with suggestions for ladies.
Black Tie Etiquette: An Ehow article on etiquette for black (and white) tie affairs.
A History of the Waltz: An article on CentralHome.com