Dance Events

Swing: A Night of Films, History, and Dancing

When: Fri., Nov. 9, 7 p.m. 2012

The Lindy Hop is the original swing dance that originated in the 1920s and evolved alongside American Jazz music throughout the century. Mike Thibault will be sharing the history of the dance through his collection of vintage and modern film clips of Lindy Hoppers during two 20-minute film showings. 7-8pm: Beginner swing dance lesson 8-11pm: Social dancing with DJ Sam Copeland of Buffalo 9&10pm: 20-minute film presentations We'll have fresh-popped popcorn, movie candy, and other refreshments to enjoy during the films. We'll pull up chairs, get inspired by the best of the best, then clear the floor for dancing!

Price: $6

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