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Bryant Park Swing Dance Party feat. The Antoinette Montague Experience

May 4, 2022 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Dance Party, hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo, includes superb bands and expert dance instruction for extraordinary dancing experiences. Learn the steps from 6pm – 7pm and then test out your new moves to live music from 7pm to 8:30pm. Dance instruction by Marlon Mills & Akemi Kinukawa.

Antoinette Montague, hailing from Newark, is loved and highly respected as a crowd-pleasing performer of New York jazz and blues. Montague is an international entertainer, educator, producer and promoter of events who hosts a Saturday morning jazz radio talk show on WHCR 90.3 FM, celebrating multi-generational jazz artists and legends. Montague has been mentored by many greats, including Etta Jones, Carrie Smith and Inez McClendon. She is an Adjunct Professor at Marymount Manhattan College, where she teaches jazz and blues singing and history, stage presence, audition strategy and organic music theory. Montague is also the CEO of Jazz Woman to the Rescue, a foundation encouraging the donation of instruments to young people.

SCHEDULE
6:00-7:00pm – Intro to swing dance lesson
7:00-8:30pm – Dancing and live music

PRICING
Free

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Details

Date:
May 4, 2022
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Other

Level
Absolute Beginner
Event Type
Social Dance
Absolute Beginner-Friendly
yes
Live Music
yes

Venue

Bryant Park
Bryant Park
New York, NY 10018 United States

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