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SAVOY SATURDAYS – LIVE BAND!! – BALLROOM DANCING 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM; SAVOY LINDY HOP & SWING DANCING 9:30 PM – 12:30 AM + COMPLIMENTARY DANCE CLASS (6:30 pm – 7:30 pm) – included with paid Admission to the Dance. – Only $14.00 (including 6% FL Sales Tax)* per person – Whole Evening!

Saturday, June 11, 2016 -- 7:30 pm

$6 – $30

 
Savoy Saturdays - Lindy Hop Night! - Every Second Saturday of the Month!

Exciting!! Fun!!

Savoy Saturdays –
Lindy Hop Night!

Every Second Saturday Night of the Month at Goldcoast Ballroom!

Savoy Saturdays at Goldcoast Ballroom
Join us for Savoy Saturdays at GoldCoast Ballroom! Every Second Saturday travel back to the heyday of the Savoy Ballroom in Harlem, New York, a historic venue where Lindy Hoppers came together to showcase their newest and coolest moves.

Hosted by Bradley James Rogers!

Saturday, June 11, 2016:

EXCITING!!   LIVE BAND!!!
SATURDAY, JUNE 11

Yamin Mustafa Quintet featuring Jesse Jones Jr.
And Paul Shewchuk of the Swing All-Stars!!

Band plays 9:30 PM – 12:00 Midnight

Complimentary Dance Class – Introduction to Lindy Hop with Bradley and Vanessa
6:30 PM – 7:30 pm

Included with paid admission for the evening!

Check our Calendar for more details on the dance being taught and an explanation of “What is Lindy Hop all about?”.

Ballroom Dancing
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

A mix of Ballroom, Latin & Social Dances to your favorite music!

Savoy Saturdays Lindy Hop & Swing Dance
9:30 PM – 12:30 AM

Lindy Hop the Night away!

EXCITING!!   LIVE BAND!!!
SATURDAY, JUNE 11

Yamin Mustafa Quintet featuring Jesse Jones Jr.
And Paul Shewchuk of the Swing All-Stars!!

Band plays 9:30 PM – 12:00 Midnight

Join us on June 11, 2016 for an exciting night of your choice of dancing!!

This will truly be a night to remember!

Our Anniversary Special:
Admission – Only $14.00 per person (including 6% FL Sales Tax)* – Whole Evening!

Due to the generosity of Izzy in sponsoring the Live Band!

 
COMPLIMENTARY Group Class – included with Paid Admission to the Dance:


6:30 PM – 7:30 PM – Introduction to Lindy Hop with Bradley & Vanessa

Check our Calendar for more details on the dance being taught.

Enjoy this video from a recent Savoy Saturdays Night at Goldcoast Ballroom – Lindy Hop!!!

Wondering what Lindy Hop is all about?

“The Lindy hop is an American dance that evolved in Harlem, New York City, in the 1920s and 1930s and originally evolved with the jazz music of that time. It was very popular during the Swing era of the late 1930s and early 1940s. Lindy was a fusion of many dances that preceded it or were popular during its development but is mainly based on jazz, tap, breakaway and Charleston. It is frequently described as a jazz dance and is a member of the swing dance family.” — From Wikipedia.org

According to Dancing.org, “Lindy Hop was so named after Charles Lindbergh’s flight to Paris in 1927, when the newspaper headline read: “LINDY HOPS THE ATLANTIC”.” . . .

“Lindy Hop, also known as Jitterbug, is the authentic Afro-Euro-American Swing dance. It is an unabashedly joyful dance, with a solid, flowing style that closely reflects its music — from the late 20’s hot Jazz to the early 40’s Big Bands. Just as Jazz combines European and African musical origins, Lindy Hop draws on African and European dance traditions. The embracing hold, and the turns from Europe, the breakaway and solid, earthy body posture from Africa. The dance evolved along with the new swing music, based on earlier dances such as the Charleston and the Black Bottom, by black people in Harlem.” . . .

“Savoy style Lindy Hop, as taught by Frankie Manning and Steven Mitchell, has the lightest, gentlest, and smoothest connection of all the common Swing dances! It is solid, low, relaxed and energetic.”

Enjoy this video of Top Lindy Hop dancers from around the world competing to live music by Jonathan Stout and his Campus Five during in the 2013 International Lindy Hop Championships in Washington, DC:

Savoy Saturdays - 2nd Saturday of Every Month at Goldcoast Ballroom
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Savoy Saturdays - Lindy Hop Night - Every Second Saturday of the Month at Goldcoast Ballroom

If you have questions or want more information, please contact Vinny or Jeff
at Goldcoast Ballroom: 954-979-0770.

See also our Facebook page for Savoy Saturdays at Goldcoast Ballroom.

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Date:
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
$6 – $30
Event Category:

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1415 Lyons Road
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Definitions of Terms Used at Goldcoast Ballroom:

Afternoon Dance – A fun-filled afternoon of traditional Ballroom, Latin, Swing, and Hustle social dancing. We have a FREE Line Dance Class every Wednesday afternoon at 1:00 PM. Two Foxtrot mixers, line dancing, and a snack are all included on both Wednesday and Friday Afternoons.

Ballroom Mix – A modern mix including Ballroom, Latin, and most other social dances. A great warm up for the West Coast Swing & Hustle Mix – or for our Special Friday Night Mambo Mania!

Dance Party – A night of dancing encompassing all styles of dancing offered at Goldcoast Ballroom.

DanceSport Night – A well balanced combination of the international Latin and Standard as well as American Smooth and Rhythm styles of dancing. We also include West Coast Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Two Step and Merengue to round off your social dancing skills as well as a Foxtrot and Waltz Mixer.

Latin Mix – A sizzling mix of authentic Latin Rhythms predominantly consisting of Salsa or Mambo with some Cha Cha, Merengue and Bachata.

Party Mix – This mix is for the young at heart! It is an exciting contemporary blend of classic Ballroom, Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Latin and Two Step. It is the perfect compliment to the Latin Mix. Great for singles and couples of all ages.

Swing & Country Night – A full night of West Coast Swing sprinkled with Country Two Step, Nite Club Two Step, Country Swing & Cha Cha and Country Waltz.

West Coast Swing (WCS) Hustle Mix – Simple… Predominantly West Coast Swing and Hustle with a bit of Two-Step, Night Club 2, and Country.

We play all styles of music, and our Instructors teach virtually all styles of dancing,
including International & American Ballroom, Latin, Rhythm, Swing, Salsa and other Social Dances.

Check out our Resources page for more information on the different styles of dance and dance music.

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