CALENDAR

Event Information

  • Sat
    25
    Mar
    2017

    Swing Remix Dance Spectacular

    6:30pm

    The JCC Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Avenue (at 76th Street) NYC

    SWING REMIX Dance Party 

    LIVE MUSIC Joe Smith & The Spicy Pickles
    SATURDAY MARCH 25, 2017 6:30pm - 1:00am

    The JCC MANHATTAN 334 Amsterdam Ave (at 76th St NYC)

     

    Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles are a Denver-based vintage jazz band devoted to revitalizing the world of swing. We are featuring this band for the very first time at The Swing Remix dance party. Please join us in welcoming this fabulous unit on March 25th, 2017

    This small group style swing band packs a punch of power, personality, and wit into each show, intriguing generations new and old with the beloved charm of big band swing from the 1920s, 30s and 40s. The Pickles bring it all – high energy, quality musicianship, and an authentic big band sound and look that celebrates the unique American spirit of swing…. Read more on our Bands page

    Timeline
    Specialty Dance Workshops (at the JCC in Manhattan)

    6:30 – Turning Inside & Out  | Swing Workshop (Adv Basics and up) Get a refresher on your shuffles and lead/follow technique. Then we'll work the Swing Step, The Yo Yo, and kick it up a notch!
    Instructors: Paolo & Alice

    Paolo Swing

    7:30 –Winning Combos | Lindy Workshop (Intermediate Level)
    Learn some of Adrienne and Rafal's favorite moves, put them together with some of our favorite songs, and learn how to play with musicality as you dance. We will teach you a short dance combo that also gives you space to add your own style.
    Instructors: Adrienne & Rafal

    Adrienne & Rafal Photo John Abbott

    • 7:30 General Admission Doors Open
    • 7:45 BEGINNER Dance Lesson (FREE with dance admission)
    • 8:30 LIVE MUSIC
    • 11:00 Announcements, Performances, Give Aways
    • 1:00AM END

    All Ages

    $18 Advanced Purchase, $20 At Door
    *specialty dance workshops extra