Rock That Swing
Thrilled to be heading back to the Epic, Classic & Wild ROCK THAT SWING Festival FEB 15 – 20 2023. Catch me as DJ SHUFFLE PUCK as I spin my favorites in Swing, 50s style Rock ‘n’ Roll, Boogie Woogie and Rhythm & Blues. Hope to see ya out there! .facebook.com/groups/152412311496854
SWING CLASSES Hawthorne
THURSDAYS Danznik Studios Hawthorne NY
6:30PM SWING LINDY Level: 1-2
Learn the fundamentals of Swing. Build your Lead-Follow technique, Explore partnering as we cover Fun patterns and movement in Lindy.
7:30PM CHARLESTON Level: Next Level
solo Charleston patterns and terrific partnering techniques you can apply to your Swing.
26 Broadway, Hawthorne NY
Call 914-747-1074 to sign up. Become a member for a 20% savings on classes!
SWING CLASSES NYC
MONDAYS Danznik Studios NYC
6:30PM SWING BASICS Level: Beginner
learn the fundamentals of swing
7:30PM LINDY HOP Level: Next Level
warm up with solo jazz steps. Then Lindy partnering and patterns
8:30PM CHARLESTON Level: Next Level
solo Charleston patterns and partnering
240 WEST 37th Street NYC
Call 212- 500-1064 to sign up. Become a member for a 20% savings on classes!
Paolo & Laurentina & Friends will be on board presenting some Lindy Hop & Charleston demos along with an intro dance class. All to benefit the Sing Sing Sing Prison Museum that will tell the story of 200 years of American Criminal Justice history. Experience the Big band sounds of Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks. Enjoy and Open Bar and Delicious foods inspired but the Hudson Valley Harvest. TICKETS
Swing Remix Dance Spectacular
SAT OCT 5, NOV 2, 2019
334 Amsterdam Ave NYC
Register in Advance for a Discount
JAZZALDIA FESTIVAL 2017
Paolo & Laurentina on tour of SPAIN with RAY GELATO & The Enforcers, where they performed LIVE on stage at the San Sebastian Jazz Festival. see more at https://www.facebook.com
Paolo recently was a featured on local television station BK LIVEClick here for the youtube video recap.
The Rhythm Stompers joined the JLCO at the spectacular ROSE HALL. See clips and Photos on the Rhythm Stompers FACEBOOK page.
UMBRIA JAZZ 2016 Paolo & Laurentina recently performed at the prestigious UMBRIA JAZZ festival in Perugia, Italy. Check out our videos and photos!
DVD’s & INTRUCTIONALS
Released in 2013! The SWING INTRO is our comprehensive Starter Kit for Swing Dancers. This Instructional Features dancers Paolo Pasta Lanna & Lauren “Lollipop” Bova. DVD is 65 min in length.
SEE DVD Video Highlights on YouTube. See Details Here
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“Fortunately, in choosing you…we hit the jackpot on all scores!…..”Ron GibsonExecutive ProducerJazz @ Lincoln Center
Your talent and generosity of time has made my work on this project much more pleasurable, and most importantly, you were the crux of the successful event last night.Jennifer Hempel Associate Director of Marketing & Business DevelopmentCarnegie Hall
We would like to extend out sincerest gratitude to you for helping to make our Midsummer Night Swing season such a success!... We received many compliments from patrons expressing how much fun they had during your lesson! It was due to your professionalism and dedication that we were able to create such a memorable evening for our audience.Bill Bragin DirectorJill Sternheimer, ProducerPublic Programming at Lincoln Center
“First and foremost, thank you and the entire troupe for an exciting and wonderful addition to this year’s Gala!!…….Barry Cosel-PieperCFRE Director of Development Winthrop University Hospital
We had a wonderful wedding ceremony and reception and the dancing was a big part of making it so successful. The band was outstanding and your dancers, Adam and Laurentina were fantastic. I don't have praise high enough. They are highly professional, natural, energetic and had the dance floor FULL for their lesson. Hiring them was one of the best decisions we made.....Molly & GordyWedding Party
“It was so much fun watching your high-energy routines and you were just what we were looking for …..”April DeBockDirector of Marketing & Dance AdvisorDanceSport