The Swing Remix Saga continues with our Season Opener on Saturday September 8th, 2018 featuring for the very first time CHARLES TURNER III & UPTOWN SWING. CHARLES TURNER III, 26 year old Turner has taken the jazz scene by storm performing around the world (from Switzerland to Russia ) to the most prestigious venues here in New York from Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola to Carnegie Hall! He’s this year’s Duke Ellington Vocal Competition CHAMPION Hosted by Mercedes Ellington and has many more credits to his name. We’re really looking forward to his Uptown Swing band!
We’ll also be featuring some rockin pre-dance workshops featuring Nathan Bugh, Paolo & Special Guests along with a performance by YEahMan!. And look out for a fabulous vintage market, vintage films and more.
6:30pm Swing Workshop
PLAYFUL PATTERNS | Level: Advanced Basic
A fun exploration into Swing Patterns along with an easy to lead and follow dip. Swing experience Recommended. Swing experience Recommended.
Instructors: Paolo & Meghan & Special Guests
7:30pm Lindy Hop Workshop
LINDY HOP MUSICALITY | Level: Intermediate
Make every step count. Discover great creative ways to make your dance steps fit with the music. Creative options for Leaders and Followers.
7:45pm Beginner Class
Level: Open to All
No partner necessary, this class is great for the newbie and those who want to brush up on their basics. Always a great start to the evening.
10:45pm – 11:00pm performance slots
Performance: Yeah Man Team