Style: Big Band Swing, Big Band Blues

Dance Instructor: Heather Flock teaches Lindy Hop

DJ: DJ Tomo Tanaka

The light is on! Join us for a special evening celebrating the life of swing dance legend Dawn Hampton, who passed away in 2016. With big band hits provided by Ms. Hampton’s friends John Dokes, Paula Hampton, Ron Sunshine and his Orchestra, and the 17-piece George Gee Swing Orchestra, you’ll be inspired to follow Dawn’s own advice and “let the music move you.”

 

Related Event: Film Screening 

Monday, June 26 at 7:00 pm

Film Society's Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center's Amphitheater, 144 West 65th Street  

The Lady’s Lost Performance

Dawn Hampton’s “Life is What You Make It”

Swing

A Celebration of Dawn Hampton with

Ron Sunshine and his Orchestra

and

The George Gee Swing Orchestra

Thursday, July 6 at 6:00 pm Damrosch Park

Dance floor opens at 6:00 pm

Dance lesson at 6:30 pm

Live music at 7:30 pm

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