Celebrate the centennial of legendary swing dancer, teacher and choreographer Frankie Manning tomorrow night at a special swing dance with a live band on the Upper West Side. NYCOTC has discount tickets.
You’ll be dancing to popular songs from the days when Lindy Hop, Swing, Jitterbug and Balboa were the craze.
Stomp for Frankie on Saturday, May 24th features Solomon Douglas All-Star Swingtet, playing from 8:30PM until after midnight at JCC, Amsterdam Ave. at 76th St.
The walk-up price is $35 for this special event, but dance organizer Swing Remix is giving a $10 discount o NYC on the Cheap followers. Be sure to use the code NYCOTC to get the $10 discount.
The dance includes a special performance by professional Swing and Lindy Hop dancers. Frankie Manning fans are in town from around the world for a weekend of dance events around town, so there will be plenty of great partners to dance with or watch at Stomp for Frankie.
Remember, dancing is not a spectator sport. See you on the dance floor.