Welcome to a new season of Midsummer Night Swing!


Week of June 25

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Style: 1920s Big Band Swing, Jazz-Age Big Band

Dance Instructors: Heather Gehring and Lou Brockman teach Silver Screen Foxtrot

DJ: DJ Zuckerpunch

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Style: Cuban Salsa

Dance Instructor: Carlos Mateu teaches Timba

DJ: Ron McGugins

DiscoVogue

starring Escort, DJ Lina, MikeQ x Qween Beat!

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Style: Disco, Pop

Dance Instructor: Darrell Martin teaches Voguing

DJ: DJ Lina

Silent Disco DJs: Justin Dawson, William Francis, and Valissa Yoe

Friday, June 28, 2019

Style: Soul, Rhythm & Blues

Dance Instructor: Joe Palmer teaches West Coast Swing

DJ: Marlon “International” Mills

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Style: Salsa

Dance Instructor: Jimmy Anton teaches Salsa

DJ: DJ Mar Y Sol

Week of July 2

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Style: Disco

Dance Instructor: Alessandra Marconi teaches Hustle

DJ: Bill Coleman

Silent Disco DJs: Bill Coleman, Rita Houston of WFUV, and Rimarkable

Sisterhood of Swing Seven

led by Bria Skonberg
featuring Catherine Russell

with Camille Thurman, saxophone; Emily Asher, trombone; Mimi Jones, bass; Shirazette Tinnin, drums; Champian Fulton, piano; and Molly Ryan, guitar

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Style: 1930s-40s Classic Swing

Dance Instructor: Shana Maria Weaver teaches Lindy Hop

DJ: Heather Flock

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Style: Salsa

Dance Instructor: Carlos Konig teaches Salsa

DJ: DJ Broadway

Friday, July 5, 2019

Style: Ballroom

Dance Instructor: Sandra Cameron teaches Foxtrot, Swing, and Rumba

DJ: Gene Eagle

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Style: Swing, Jazz, Blues

Dance Instructors: LaTasha Barnes and Joshua Mclean teach Lindy Hop

DJ: Odysseus Bailer

Week of July 9

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Style: Forró

Dance Instructor: Marizete Browne teaches Forró

DJ: Greg Caz

Eyal Vilner Big Band

featuring Brianna Thomas and Brandon Bain

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Style: Big Band Swing

Dance Instructor: Sam Coleman teaches Lindy Hop and Authentic Jazz

DJ: DJ Ron

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Style: Tango

Dance Instructors: Leonardo Sardella and Mariana Parma teach Tango

DJ: María José Sosa

Maria Muldaur

sings the songs of Blue Lu Barker and more

Friday, July 12, 2019

Style: New Orleans Jazz, Rhythm & Blues

Dance Instructor: Virginia Jimenez teaches Blues

DJ: Todd-O-Phonic Todd

LC Kids Dance

with Dancing Classrooms

Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 3:00–4:30 pm

Dance Instructor: Alee Reed

Free

Harlem Renaissance Orchestra

15th Annual Tribute to Illinois Jacquet

plus the

Ambassador Prize Lindy Hop Dance Contest

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Style: Big Band Swing

Dance Instructor: Margaret Batiuchok teaches Swing

DJ: Ryan Swift