The Diana Center Event Oval, Barnard College
7:30pm – Doors open; beginner lesson taught by CU swing
8:00pm – Band plays
Tickets are available online* and at the door:
$8.00: Affiliates with a valid BC or CU ID
**Guests must RSVP to this event by December 4th https://www.facebook.com/events/813620942082506/ or email sh3138 at Barnard dot edu
To get to Barnard via subway, take the 1 train to 116th st. Barnard’s main gates are on Broadway and 117th st.
To get to the Diana Center Event Oval, enter Barnard’s main gates, turn right, and walk toward the big orange building. When you enter the building, take the stairs or elevator down one level (to LL1). Wednesday, December 9 Gotham Jazz Club at Bar Urbo Hot Jazz & Swing every Wednesday 7pm to late No Cover (All ages / 21+ to drink) Gordon Webster Septet featuring Charles Turner (3 sets – 7;30-11pm) DJ VaVa Voon 7:15pm – Beginner swing dance lesson 11 Times Square Gotham City Blues Come out to blues on Wednesday!
Stepping Out Studios 37 West 26th
8-9pm all-levels blues class with Adrien Perrard!
9-11:30pm social dancing with DJ John!
Admission $5 Thursday, December 10 Cait and the Critters Radegast Hall, Brooklyn – * 9pm-12am Friday, December 11 Mad Hot Swing ‘n’ Ballroom Details to be announced Saturday, December 12 Michael Arenella’s 7th annual WINTER BALL
Guest performances including luminescent chanteuse and accordionist NICOLE RENAUD and other surprises await.
Admission includes PREMIUM OPEN BAR all night long, as well as complimentary savory light fare and sweet treats.
Tickets to this event are very limited, and available only in advance.
All guests who purchase tickets to the Winter Ball will receive complimentary admission to the JAZZ AGE TEA DANCE at Webster Hall on Sunday, December 13th!
$150 – EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT FOR FIRST 25 GUESTS TO PURCHASE
$200 – STANDARD ADMISSION
Formal attire requested
All guests must be 21 and over
9pm – 1am
2 East 63rd St
New York, NY 10065
Sunday, December 13 Sock Hop Sundays!
Great dance music from the 50’s & 60’s! Including Rock-n-Roll, Motown, Soul, R&B, and Doo Wop.
Now in our 12th year, we are averaging 160 guests per event!
Upstairs at Iguana Cafe
240 West 54th Street btwn Broadway & 8th Ave
Admission $15, which includes coupon for $5 off house liquor, or wine/beer, or 2 free sodas, or $5 off of any food.
Questions? Comments? Email email@example.com or call Eric at 212.486.9517
www.sockhopsundays.com Michael Arenella – The JAZZ AGE TEA DANCE.
In homage to the grand British colonial tradition of the afternoon tea dance, a complimentary spread of exotic teas will enliven your senses and soothe your sniffles.
Full bar, as well as gourmet food carts proffering plates of finger sandwiches, scones and more are sure to please.
A magical program of additional guest acts will be announced soon!
Complimentary dance lessons for all at 3pm.
Tickets include complimentary tea service, cash bar and light fare for purchase at our food cart promenade.
Portraits in our vintage photo booth are available for purchase for $10.
TIER 1 – $50
TIER 2 – $65
TIER 3 – $80
Only a limited number of tickets per tier are available. Once a tier is sold out, the next tier is activated.
Tickets include private balcony seating, premium open bar and table service including complimentary tea service and light fare.
Complimentary portraits are offered in our vintage photo booth.
$150 (limited to 100 tickets)
Tickets to this grand Winter warmer are available only in advance
JAZZ AGE TEA DANCE
3 – 7pm
Sunday, Dec. 13th, 2015
125 East 11th St.
New York, NY Tuesday, December 15 Heather Holloway and The Heebie Jeebies Radegast Hall, Brooklyn – * 8-11pm Wednesday, December 16 Gotham Jazz Club at Bar Urbo Hot Jazz & Swing every Wednesday 7pm to late No Cover (All ages / 21+ to drink) The Grand Street Stompers – Holiday Show (3 sets – 7;30-11pm) DJ VaVa Voon Gaby Galore & Her Sugar Shakers 7:15pm – Beginner swing dance lesson 11 Times Square Thursday, December 17 Jalopy Theater Swing Come on down for a very merry evening of friends playing music, dancing and drinking. Plus wood floors and space, glorious space to dance! A great lineup for you, my friends:
9pm King Isto’s Hawaiians
10pm Cait and the Critters
11pm Sweet Megg and the Wayfarers Jalopy Theatre and School of Music
Swing Room with: – live band: Eight to the Bar
– Swing DJ: Tomo plus Latin & Ballroom dancing in two dedicated dance rooms
Admission: $18 You Should be Dancing 412 Eighth Avenue, 4th Floor SWING REMIX 5th ANNUAL HOLIDAY Dance Contest & Party Professor Cunningham and his Old School
See below for CONTEST DETAILS
7:30 General Admission Doors Open
7:45 BEGINNER Dance Lesson (FREE with dance admission)
8:30 LIVE MUSIC & SOCIAL DANCING
10:30 DANCE CONTEST & Give Aways
11:15 CONTEST FINALS | LIVE MUSIC & SOCIAL DANCING
Tickets Available starting NOV 22nd.
$16 early bird (before DEC17) / Door TBA
*specialty dance workshops extra
DANCE CONTEST ON DECEMBER 19th SWING REMIX, 2015
At The Swing Remix, we are going to be featuring a DANCE CONTEST (our tradition of crowning the YEAR’S END Swing Remix LINDY HOP CHAMPIONS. Winners get entry at our dance for 6 MONTHS, and a slew of other prizes to be announced next week. VALUE of PRIZES will be over $1,500
See full details at http://swingremix.com/pages/dancecontest2015.htm Thursday, December 24 Frim Fram No Frim Fram this week. Happy Holidays! Wednesday, December 30 THE SALON: New Years Eve Eve
** $25 Early Bird Tickets available now – http://www.thesalon.biz/
Some say New Year’s Eve is amateur night; that’s ’cause all the dames n’ dapper gents know the real party is the night before – at THE SALON – what we like to call NEW YEAR’s EVE EVE.
For our 8th annual NYEE extravaganza we return to THE DL, continuing the tradition with a spectacular lineup of over 50 performers, including SIX bands, on three floors for your lounging and groovin’ pleasure. It’s our biggest party of the year, so advance tickets recommended!
— live music by —
* George Gee Swing Orchestra – w/ John Dokes & Hilary Gardner
* Glenn Crytzer’s New Yorkers
* Sweet Megg & The Wayfarers
* Baby Soda
* The Gotham Easy
* Tin Pan
* Dj VaVa Voon – on the 3rd floor (7-11pm)
* DJ Stina – on the 3rd floor (late night)
* DJ Odysseus Bailer – on the 2nd Floor Red Room
* DJ Michael W. Haar on the Hot Jazz 1st Floor
* The Minsky Sisters – ’20’s Tap Sensation
* Gaby Galore & Her Sugar Shakers – Vintage Chorus Girls
Classic burlesque & Go-Go by
* Gal Friday* Dangrrr Doll * Pussn Boots * Sydney Sunrise
* FREE Beginner swing lesson on the 2nd Floor (7:30-8pm) by Odyesseus Bailer and Jaime Shannon
* The NYEE Salon tradition continues with Radishes for dapper gents by Michael Ingbar
$25 – Early Bird Tickets (ends Dec. 10th)
$30 – Advance Tickets (Dec. 11th-30th)
$35 – At the Door (cash only)
Includes access to all floors (except VIP area), and the swing lesson. We strongly encourage advance tickets.
$20: Late Night Ticket
entry only after 11:30pm / purchase at door (cash only)
$79 – Early Bird Tickets (ends Dec. 10th)
$85 – Advance Tickets (Dec. 11th-30th)
$90 – At the Door (cash only)
Includes 2hr premium open bar from 8-10pm (all bars / all floors), skip any lines at the door; swing lesson; exclusive access to the 3rd floor VIP Area. Limited availability.
CHARITY – A portion of ticket proceeds will be donated to The French Red Cross (Croix-Rouge Française) / International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in support of their efforts following the Paris attacks and the Syrian refugee crisis in Europe.
Doors open at 7pm with live music from 7:00pm to 2:30am
21+ (ID required)
get tickets and more info at
95 Delancey Street, NYC
(Corner of Delancey St & Ludlow St) New York, NY
F/J/M/Z subway to Delancey/Essex or B/D to Grand St. Thursday, December 31 Frim Fram No Frim Fram this week. Come back and celebrate next week. Please note that due to wordpress issues, I’m going to move 2016 events to a new page. If you’re looking to plan ahead, please look for This Week in Swing 2016 soon.