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Lindy Hop on local Stage!
Author: Salboa :: Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 11:16 am GMT
Two long-time San Diego Lindy Hoppers get dance parts in an upcoming play.

Congratulations go out to Jamie Lloyd and Ernie DelaCruz. They both will be featured Lindy Hoppers on stage at the Diversionary Theatre.

The Moxie Theatre presents: FALL
By Bridget Carpenter
Directed by Jennifer Eve Thorn

Brief Synopsis:
“The family that dances together…”Lydia, a smart, disaffected 14-year old,
can’t believe her parents are making her go to Swing Dance Camp!
In this imaginative play, Lydia soon learns lessons about leading and following, trusting and falling.

July 1-16 with a special preview performance on June 30
Tickets are $25
Senior, AASD and Student Discounts available.
Preview Tickets are just $10. Opening night tickets are $30
Thursdays are just $15!
For those on a tight budget..July 5th is Pay what you can night!
The Diversionary Theatre is located at 4545 Park Blvd. San Diego, CA 92116
Order tickets Now!

Author: Meeshi :: Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:24 am GMT

JUST ADDED!! Come attend a FREE 2.5 Hour Lindy Workshop with Meeshi this Sat. June 24th as he gives a sneak peak into his new Sunday Classes at the beautiful Cheek2Cheek Ballroom in Pacific Beach!

WHEN: Sat. June 24th
TIME: 2-4:30p
WHERE: Cheek2Cheek Ballroom in Pacific Beach (909 Grand Avenue, San Diego, CA 92109)

You are all invited to participate in this one-day introductory Lindy workshop to get you warmed up and ready for Meeshi's new Swingin' Sunday classes at the Cheek2Cheek Ballroom starting on Sun. July 9th. This workshop is appropriate for ALL levels of dancers -- from beginners with NO dance experience to intermediates who would like an in-depth review of the Lindy basics.

In this FREE 2.5 hour dance workshop, you will learn:

1) about the history of social Lindy Hop from its early Afro-American roots to its modern incarnation as a...
High Society Jazz Band - AFCDJS Concert/Dance June 18
Author: hihat :: Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2006 5:41 pm GMT
The High Society Jazz Band will play for America's Finest City Dixieland Jazz Society this Sunday, 1-4 p.m., at the Mississippi Room of the Lafayette Hotel and Suites - 2223 El Cajon Blvd. in San Diego.

High Society is well-known to San Diegans for their appearances at the San Diego Thanksgiving Dixieland Jazz Festival and numerous clubs, private parties and other functions. Most recently they have been performing every Wednesday at Tio Leo's on Napa Street.

Expect to hear a mix of Dixieland, swing and older popular songs; all suitable for dancing on the Mississippi Room's wooden dance floor.

A light menu is available, together with full bar service.

Admission is $7 for AFCDJS members; $10 for non-members and $5 for those who are 22 or younger.

NOTE: AFCDJS concerts move to the SECOND Sunday of the month beginning July 9 and continuing through the rest of the year, due to site availability. The July 9 concert features Nice and Easy, a swing quintet...
2toGroove Classes start next week - Pre-register & save!
Author: 2togroove :: Posted: Wed Jun 14, 2006 3:00 pm GMT

2toGroove Lindy, Balboa & JITTERBUG Classes Start next week!
Learn from Jim & Margie!

11 Classes, 3 Nights, 2 Locations
Classes Start June 19, 20 & 21
Arrow Mondays
- Jitterbug 1 & Jitterbug 2,
- Balboa 1 & Balboa 2
- AND NOW - Lindy Rueda! (group will demonstrate at Celebrate Dance)
Arrow Tuesdays
- Lindy 1, 2, 3 (3 is choreography for Celebrate Dance)
Arrow Wednesdays
- Lindy 1, 2, 3 (3 is choreography for Celebrate Dance), REGISTER ONLINE

Pricing: 5 week series Pre-reg by June 15th: $50
6 week series Pre-reg by June 15th: $60
($10 more after Thursday)
single class drop-in: $12
Discounts!! Students get 20% OFF all rates

TONIGHT! "The Boogiemen" at Humphrey's
Author: Jeff :: Posted: Wed Jun 14, 2006 9:23 am GMT

GHR at Whistle Stop in South Park (expired event)
Author: swiveltam :: Posted: Tue Jun 13, 2006 6:27 am GMT

Golden Hill Ramblers
Thursday 8pm
Whistle Stop
2236 Fern St, San Diego
(619) 284-6784

For any of you not going to Barbara Morrison at the Lindy Groove here's some local and awesome. I've been raving about this guys for a while and they are soooooooooooo amazingly good. So, if you have to get up early Friday morning and want some sleep come dance at the Whistle Stop! I LOVE GHR!!!!!! (Follows will abound Wink )
Solo Jazz Workshop with Giselle Anguizola
Author: shepkatt :: Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 1:49 pm GMT
Sunday July 2nd
1:00-5:00 p.m.
Pattie Wells' Dancetime Center
1255 West Morena Boulevard
San Diego, California 92110

Cost: $15 per class or $35 for all three classes

Preregistration & Warm-Up

“Charleston Crash Course”: This is a 20’s Charleston class that will cover basics, as well as styling variations that lead to more intricate footwork based moves.

“After Hours”: For all of you after-hours bluesers, we will be working on slow stylistic movements that you can integrate into your solo blues dancing.

“Hot Pockets”: is a line dance choreographed by Jojo Jackson and Giselle, created for women in response to the men’s line dance “Sausages”.

Accepting Registration at the door.
For more info:
Guest DJ Ironman at the Firehouse tonight!
Author: Meeshi :: Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2006 3:14 am GMT
That's right, come dance with your favorite local running stud, Carl Flores, as he will be tonight's featured guest DJ at the Firehouse!


7-8p: Social Dips & Tricks Class (Level 2)
8-9p: Beginning Triple Step Lindy Class (Level 1)
9-10p: DJ Roheven
10-10:45p: DJ Carl Flores
10:45-11p: DJ Meeshi
11p-12a: DJ Brian Abe

Meeshi's "Name that Tune" DVD Giveaway just before 11p!

Classes: $12 (includes dance)
Dance Only: $7 or $5/stud.

For more info/directions/prices, see:
HEP SPOT THIS SATURDAY (with Nate & Tertia)
Author: 2plyswing :: Posted: Wed Jun 07, 2006 2:40 pm GMT
We just returned from teaching in New York and France - home for 2 days and then off to Pasadena to teach for another weekend...

Join NATE & TERTIA as they host San Diego's HIGH ENERGY monthly dance while we are away once again...

WHERE: Veterans Museum & Memorial Center
BALBOA PARK - 2115 Park Blvd / SD, CA 92101
(plenty of FREE parking available)

7-8:15pm - Special Topic Workshop with NATE & TERTIA
8:15-9pm - FREE jitterbug lesson with dance admission

$10 (special 7-8:15pm workshop
$15 (FREE lesson with cost of dance)
SWING COMMUNITY RAFFLE - win FREE passes to SD venues...

Hope to see you there!
Sue Palmer THIS Saturday at Tio Leos!
Author: Lil Lizzie :: Posted: Tue Jun 06, 2006 6:06 pm GMT
Sue Palmer is playing this Saturday night at Tio Leos! Cover is $5, and the band starts at 9. Definitely a must attend event!

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